In-house or virtual financial director?

Employing a financial director can be revolutionary for a business, but it’ll also normally come with a big financial cost too. However, there is an alternative. The job of financial director is much more than simply ‘bean counting’ or ‘producing management accounts’ these days. Financial directors are members of a senior executive team with responsibility for … Continue Reading

In business? Here’s how to automate everyday accounting tasks

If you’re in business you probably already have a thousand-and-one things to think about even before you get to all those financial tasks like invoicing, reconciling payments, managing cash-flow, chasing unpaid invoices, etc. So, wouldn’t it be nice if you could automatically automate a lot of these and access everything from your phone, tablet and … Continue Reading

What are the current rules about social distancing at work?

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) in the UK is providing advice and information about social distancing, in-work activities, and keeping businesses open during the Coronavirus outbreak. These guidelines are designed to help people work safely and protect other people. It covers things such as social distancing measures, staggering shifts, providing additional hand-washing facilities and … Continue Reading

Organisations given protection from landlords aggressive debt recovery tactics

In order to help protect them from aggressive rent collections or unfair price hikes, High Street shops and other bricks and mortar organisations under strain during the current lock-down will be protected and rather asked to simply pay what they can as outlined in a recent government statement “The majority of landlords and tenants are … Continue Reading

Business support in Sheffield during Covid-19 Lockdown

Business support grants There are 3 grants available for small businesses in Sheffield: £10,000 for businesses in receipt of Small Business Rates Relief (SBRR) or Rural Rates Relief £10,000 for retail, hospitality or leisure businesses with a rateable value of £15,000 or less £25,000 for retail, hospitality and leisure businesses with a rateable value between £15,000 and … Continue Reading