New Business? Start On The Right Foot!

So you have just started up your own business. Things are going well. Do you really need an accountant, you ask? You may believe that the business isn’t established enough to need one. But unless you are an expert in tax and accounts, you may soon find a steep learning curve awaits. Appointing an accountant … Continue reading New Business? Start On The Right Foot!

How do you choose your accounting year end?

This is often a question that many organisations are faced with before trading can commence, however it is not a decision that needs to be permanent throughout the life of a business. Without much thought, many will simply choose their accounting year end date as the end of their first 12 months of trading. Whilst … Continue reading How do you choose your accounting year end?

Insurance Risks for Small Businesses

Small businesses must take every step possible to reduce risk. A mistake, a forgotten step, or even a defective product can have serious financial consequences to a business and its future. The cost of litigation is incredible, even in small instances. What can a business owner do to protect his or her passion and employment? … Continue reading Insurance Risks for Small Businesses

What Are Angel Investors and How Can They Help Your Business

When entrepreneurs want to start a new business, but don't have the financial resources to do so, many of them seek out angel investors in order to raise funds.  Angel investors are affluent people who typically have a great deal of business experience and plenty of cash that they can put into a new business.  Angels differ … Continue reading What Are Angel Investors and How Can They Help Your Business

Five Things You Can Do to Generate More Business from Existing Clients

Attracting new clients is costly since you'll need to pay for advertising and spend many hours discussing what you can do to assist them in their business.  It's far easier to generate more business from your existing clients since they already know and trust you.  By focusing more attention on retaining your current clientèle, you can easily increase … Continue reading Five Things You Can Do to Generate More Business from Existing Clients