Tag Archives: business advice

4 critical decisions to make before starting a new business

Starting your own business is an exciting time for any business owner or entrepreneur. But before you dive headfirst into establishing your fledgling company it’s important to do some planning to make sure your new venture is built on the most solid of foundations – and that means asking yourself some critical questions about your…

4 critical decisions to make before starting a new business

Starting your own business is an exciting time for any business owner or entrepreneur. But before you dive headfirst into establishing your fledgling company it’s important to do some planning to make sure your new venture is built on the most solid of foundations – and that means asking yourself some critical questions about your…

Key considerations for your academy

The process of becoming an academy requires a big change to the culture, management and financial administration of your school. And as we pointed out in our last blog, there are plenty of areas where you will need to plan ahead to make sure the right levels of financial management are in place. If your…

Key considerations for your academy

The process of becoming an academy requires a big change to the culture, management and financial administration of your school. And as we pointed out in our last blog, there are plenty of areas where you will need to plan ahead to make sure the right levels of financial management are in place. If your…

5 ways to ensure your charity is less liable to fraud

Safeguarding the funding of your charity or non-for-profit is a vital part of your stewardship of the organisation. Having real control over your income streams, knowing where and when funds are being spent and protecting your charity’s brand are all essential tasks for CEOs, trustees, and management teams of not-for-profits. But we live in a…

5 ways to ensure your charity is less liable to fraud

Safeguarding the funding of your charity or non-for-profit is a vital part of your stewardship of the organisation. Having real control over your income streams, knowing where and when funds are being spent and protecting your charity’s brand are all essential tasks for CEOs, trustees, and management teams of not-for-profits. But we live in a…

Academies and helping your school with change management

In Budget 2016, the Government confirmed its plans for every school in the UK to convert to academy or free school status by 2020 – or to be actively planning to make that change. If you are the head or management team of a school that’s yet to make this change, this presents a big…

Academies and helping your school with change management

In Budget 2016, the Government confirmed its plans for every school in the UK to convert to academy or free school status by 2020 – or to be actively planning to make that change. If you are the head or management team of a school that’s yet to make this change, this presents a big…

Business record keeping and what you should do

Knowing where your skills lie is a key part of making your business work efficiently. Everyone is good at what they do, whether you are a plumber with 20 years’ experience of plumbing, or a farmer with detailed knowledge of running a dairy herd. Being aware of your own talents is important, and when it…

Business record keeping and what you should do

Knowing where your skills lie is a key part of making your business work efficiently. Everyone is good at what they do, whether you are a plumber with 20 years’ experience of plumbing, or a farmer with detailed knowledge of running a dairy herd. Being aware of your own talents is important, and when it…