Key Business Trends for 2020

  The environment, wellbeing, mental health and technology look set to be some of the big business trends in 2020. As we move into 2020, businesses will have to adapt in a world that places greater emphasis on sustainable business practices. People will want to...

Christmas gifts of up to £50 to employees now tax free

  CHRISTMAS GIFTS OF UP TO £50 TO EMPLOYEES  Remember that certain gifts to staff at Christmas are tax free if structured correctly. Ever since April 2016 employers are allowed to provide their directors and employees with certain “trivial” benefits in kind tax...

Is Xero right for me?

                              Like all industry leading software providers, Xero and Quickbooks are competing for your business. Even Sage have thrown their digital hat into the ring to try and...

Avoiding Burnout

In today’s “always-on” society, business owners and managers are under more pressure than ever.  Stress related workplace burnout is now recognised by the World Health Organisation (WHO) as an official medical diagnosis. Here are some tips to help to avoid burnout....

How likely are your customers to recommend you to a friend?

  How likely are your customers to recommend you to a friend? On a scale of 1 – 10, how likely are you to recommend Tyrrell and Company to a friend? This question is the basis for calculating your Net Promoter Score (NPS), and let’s face it, it’s the...

How to build trust as a manager

  In order to manage an effective team of people you need to win their trust. If employees don’t have trust in their company and their managers, they can become disengaged. This can lead to high rates of staff turnover and those who stay are likely to be...