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Staying Small and Local as a Start-up Business

All successful companies that you can think of will have started out with one single person and an idea. It shows us that anything is possible, and each of these large companies have grown in their own time, on their own roads and with different degrees of support, style, funding
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Should You Time Block Your Work Day?

If you run your own business you might be familiar with the concept that there just aren’t enough hours in the day. Every day you can look at your to-do-list and by the time it comes to switch off the lights and go home it appears longer than when you
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The Importance of Choosing a Logo as a Start-up Business

As you open your doors for business one thing that you may not have had time to consider just yet is what your company logo looks like. It may not seem it right now, but creating your logo is vital to the growth and success of your business. But why
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How to Get Paid Quicker as a Small Business

Receiving payment for goods and services is a process that has to be efficient for any business, but it is especially important for new and small businesses that are reliant on speedy payment in order to keep cashflow secure at a critical time for the growth and sustainability of the
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Enjoy a Pick ‘n’ Mix as Your Start Your Business

If you are starting a new business it can be a daunting process. There is so much to think about in order to make the venture a success. You may have come up with a great idea that deserves to be worked on, but now you’ve also got to think
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Majority of Small Businesses Not Ready for GDPR

The Federation of Small Businesses has released research stating that around one-third of all small and medium-sized business in the UK are completely unprepared for the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) that is due to come into effect on the 25th May 2018. The survey suggests that in terms of

B1G1 4th Quarter 2017 Update

A total of £207.42 was donated in October, November and December bringing our overall impacts to 5212. Below are the projects which benefited from your generosity. If you’d like to know a bit more about a particular project, just click on the picture and a new tab will open with
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How Your Virtual Assistant Can Send Thanks as The New Year Starts

Every successful business is built upon relationships. The relationships the owner and management of the company has with its staff, the relationships with suppliers and customers. Building long-lasting relationships takes time and effort, and it is important around this time of year, when everyone is starting afresh in 2018, to
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How to Create a Clear Brand Voice for Your Business

Every business automatically has a tone of voice that is attached to its brand. It speaks through everything you do as a business owner from the very first day you started trading and can include everything from the letterheads you use, the style of writing in your letters and emails,

B1G1 September 17 Updates

A total of £73.56 was donated in September bringing our overall impacts to 4665. Below are the projects which benefited from your generosity. If you’d like to know a bit more about a particular project, just click on the picture and a new tab will open with the full information.

B1G1 July & August Updates

A total of £147.18 was donated in July & August bringing our overall impacts to 4121. Below are the projects which benefited from your generosity. If you’d like to know a bit more about a particular project, just click on the picture and a new tab will open with the

B1G1 May & June Updates

A total of £149.46 was donated in May & June bringing our overall impacts to 1051. Below are the projects which benefited from your generosity. If you’d like to know a bit more about a particular project, just click on the picture and a new tab will open with the
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The Benefits of Outsourcing Your Bookkeeping

Every single business, no matter what industry they operate in, require a good financial organisation to succeed. If you’re not too confident in looking after and managing the income and expenditure of the company you own, how can you make good decisions moving forward? There will be times when cash-flow