April 18, 2019
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The family holiday making a difference in Africa

If you had the chance would you swap a relaxing family holiday and instead volunteer your time to do something that would impact the lives of others and give back to those in need. James Sheppard, Co Founder of Halcyon did just that, read about his amazing holiday that made a difference in Africa.
March 5, 2019
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How can small businesses benefit from partnerships?

As a small business have you considered the benefits of forming partnerships with other small businesses. Take a leaf out of the big business play book by joining your business with other brands to grow your market share and get your brand in front of more customers.
February 4, 2019
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Know Your Employees before and after you hire them

Spending more time in the selection process will minimize the risk of hiring the wrong person. Once they're hired treat them well, they are now an extremely valuable asset to your business. Here is a list of 14 ways to help get you started and to keep you on the right track.
January 18, 2019
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Quick guide to understanding Making Tax Digital

Although Making Tax Digital (MTD) for VAT seems like a big change for businesses and individuals alike, the MTD scheme will in fact make it easier to manage, report and pay your taxes to HMRC. Making Tax Digital will come into force from 1st April 2019, and all businesses need to understand how this change will affect them.