Setting up your own business is extremely exciting but if you neglect your bookkeeping, you run the risk of your start-up failing to take off. Business Garage offers top tips on how to manage your bookkeeping effectively if you’re setting up a business.
Thinking of outsourcing but not sure if it will benefit you? Have a look at some of the questions Business Garage gets asked all the time to help you decide.
With Storm Diana battering the UK this week and the winter weather creeping in, thoughts will naturally turn to how this might affect your staff and business. Do you have the correct policies in place to protect your business and employees against days off due to bad weather conditions?
Are you aware that pension contributions are changing again soon? The second phase of increases to pension contributions is due in April 2019. Don’t get caught out.
The ‘share the joy’ campaign was launched this year by the government to promote Shared Parental Leave for working parents, which can be taken in their baby’s first year.
With so many tax and other changes happening in April 2018, it was good news that no further spending measures or tax changes were introduced in the Spring Statement. However, plenty of consultations were announced. (more…)
Friday 16th February 2018 is Chinese New Year and the start of the Year of the Dog. Recent years of the Dog are: 1934, 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006, 2018.
Whatever exciting product or service your business offers, chances are that you rely on IT to some extent and with the increasing threat of cyber attacks (phishing, business compromise scams, malware) it has never been more important to protect your business. That is where disaster recovery planning comes in. (more…)
Running a business can be fantastically rewarding financially and emotionally, but how can you balance the pressures of entrepreneurship with a happy and healthy life? (more…)