Long-service awards and how to reward your staff

Long-service awards and how to reward your staff

Rewarding your valued employees is a great way to keep them happy, engaged and motivated. When a member of staff clocks up an employment milestone, you want to show your appreciation for all their hard work. Giving them extra benefits or rewards helps them feel valued...

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6 Essential Accounting Terms for Tech Businesses

6 Essential Accounting Terms for Tech Businesses

Hiring an accountant is widely considered the best practice for Tech business owners. But delegating financial analysis and reporting doesn't mean completely checking out of the process each month or quarter. On the contrary, it's recommended that business owners work...

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Business tips: Budgeting and managing cashflow

Business tips: Budgeting and managing cashflow

If you want to stabilise your finances and grow the business, working to strict budgets becomes a necessity. Managing the cashflow twists and turns of a project can be hard work. But it’s easier to do when you have an agreed budget and can track your spending and...

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6 secrets to getting prompt payment

6 secrets to getting prompt payment

If you’re struggling with late payments, and about half of small businesses are, here are some simple tips to try. Invoice without delay Your customer can’t pay until you've invoiced them, so make sure you send your bill promptly. Customers are also more open to...

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Tech Company B2B tips for working with big companies

Tech Company B2B tips for working with big companies

Having a big B2B client can really boost your startup, from extra credibility to enhanced cash flow and economies of scale, but it can also strain resources and carry additional demands. Your size may actually work to your advantage in your B2B dealings. For example,...

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Could your business survive without you?

Could your business survive without you?

Would your business still thrive, or would it suffer a catastrophic failure if you suddenly stepped away? It’s tough to remove yourself from the day-to-day operations when you’re passionate and busy. However sudden accidents, illnesses, or family emergencies can – and...

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Why bookkeeping is essential for your Creative Agency

Why bookkeeping is essential for your Creative Agency

Why bookkeeping is essential for your Creative Agency   As a Creative Agency owner, do you need a bookkeeper, an accountant, or both? Bookkeepers can seem a little mysterious. In fact, they deal with the organisation, the recording and the reporting of financial...

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As a Tech Company what cover do you need?

As a Tech Company what cover do you need?

When you’re operating a business, it’s sensible to think about business insurance. Whatever kind of business you’re running, there’s always going to be a certain element of risk. What if a client sues you? What if an employee injures themselves on your premises? What...

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Coping with the skyrocketing cost of living

Coping with the skyrocketing cost of living

Coping with the skyrocketing cost of living   Whether it’s refilling your petrol tank or paying at the supermarket checkout, the higher cost of living is hitting every household hard. Across the world, everyday essentials are surging in price, up 7.2% year on...

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