by Josh Hall | 11 Feb 2010
Despite the rise of electronic methods of communication, in many industries business cards continue to reign supreme. For many professionals, business cards are significantly more than just contact information. They are a way of projecting an image of yourself and your firm; of establishing yourself in the mind of the receiver.
by Josh Hall | 09 Feb 2010
Taking on first employees is an important step in the life of a growing business. But it is not without cost. Before hiring staff, you must have a number of financial processes in place to enable you to meet your tax obligations.
by Josh Hall | 08 Feb 2010
On average, around two thirds of all start-ups will fail within their first year of business. This is a dramatic statistic, and one that becomes worse in certain parts of the country. In parts of Yorkshire, for example, business failure rates have reached almost 80 per cent.
by James Pass | 08 Feb 2010
by Josh Hall | 05 Feb 2010
Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. Although a dreaded annual event for single people and the perpetually unromantic, the holiday actually represents a significant money-making opportunity for firms in many sectors.
by Josh Hall | 03 Feb 2010
Maternity leave is a perennial bugbear for many employers and misconceptions about the legal obligations of employers in this situation abound, but the repercussions for those that fail to adhere to the rules are serious.
by Jasper Martens | 03 Feb 2010
LinkedIn is becoming one of the fastest growing business communities on the web. It started as a way to look for a job, but LinkedIn is now more and more an active networking environment.
How can you use LinkedIn to improve your career or business?
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