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How small businesses can manage their financial planning more effectively

Too many SMEs do their forecasting and budgeting annually, and then "set and forget" which can lead to poor decision mak...

Top tips to help reduce your tax bill at the end of the financial year

Planning sessions with an accountant will help you to plan for the future and ensure that you have identified all the op...
advice

Riding the wave of economic recovery

More ambitious business goals are far more realistic against the current backdrop of strong consumer confidence, lower u...

Could a virtual CFO work for your small business?

A CFO is usually tasked with preserving the assets of a business and getting the books right but they now play a much mo...

Property potential

Many SMEs look at purchasing their business premises instead of renting them and there’s a huge owner–occupier market fo...
small business

The top five things you need to nail when setting up a small business

While there is no magic formula for achieving business goals, there are some tried and tested things one can do to have ...
sales metrics, KPIs

Measure for measure

KPIs differ and depend on the nature of your business, your business goals, and the current market and consumer demands.

Keeping on top of tax

You should not be actively sabotaging your earnings or spending your hard-earned cash just for the benefit of a tax dedu...

The difference between working capital and cashflow and how to better manage them

Why it’s so important to understand the difference between working capital and cashflow, and how to better manage both a...

Cash versus accrual: how to set up your SME bookkeeping process

Bookkeeping and accounting are often interchanged when discussing business finances, but they’re actually two separate f...