Did you know that by 2017, 69% of all internet traffic is going to be video content? Customers are quickly looking for new ways to engage and interact with the content they consume and video content is one of the best ways you can do this. Apps such as Vine, Instagram and now even Twitter […]
Dust down your business and give its strategy a good, honest workout with our Sage Business Expert Olwen Dawe To assist you in your bid, here are a few key steps: 1. Start as you mean to go on The “R” word (not recession, the other one!) exists because it’s good to set goals and […]
This week we are looking at the value of technology and mobile working in modern life. Join in our twitter discussions by following #mobileletsme and let us know how it helps or hinders your business.
These days, one thing that companies are increasingly focusing on is the matter of business agility. In today’s environment, opportunities can arise and pass by in a matter of moments, so companies that aren’t able to respond quickly will miss out on many chances to earn new revenue and boost their standing in the market. […]
Right to reasonable adjustments If any of your employees have disabilities, or have an illness or injury that makes it difficult for them to perform the job they were employed for, they have the right to have reasonable adjustments made to enable them to work or continue to work. This includes those who are newly […]
We’ve compiled an infographic full of interesting stats around business mobility illustrating the impact and importance of mobile for your business.
Jason McDowell, owner of McDowell & Co Accountants talks about how you can find out if you need to register for VAT and how to do it.
If you’re going to spend your valuable time at a trade show it’s important to make sure you are making the most of it. Find out the top 12 things that Sage Business Expert Jeremy Corner has noticed attendees do to make their visit successful.
“Following the recent announcement from the European Commission proposing a six-month grace period for SEPA implementation (from 1st February until 1st August), it was yet to be determined how this proposal would be implemented at a national level. The Irish Payment Services Organisation (IPSO) has today confirmed that the grace period will last two months […]
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From September 19th 2014, all Central Government, local authorities and State agencies will no longer issue or accept cheque payments. If you are now in a position whereby, the payments to government and its agencies are currently made by cheque the implications are not only that this payment mechanic will be taken away but also the associated credit timelines that you had against these types of payments are also removed.
Sage 50 Accounts 2014 see’s the release of yet another fantastic version of mobile that now allows you to email Invoices to your customer directly from your handheld device. It couldn’t be easier to keep your business going while on the move.
VAT can keep a business owner awake at night and can affect the bottom line if it’s not managed properly. As the second highest generator of calls to our customer service team in Sage, it is clearly a big issue for small businesses and SMEs.
VAT impacts on almost every business transaction in Ireland. Even businesses which are not obliged to charge VAT on their sales will be obliged to pay VAT on a lot of their costs.
By Darren Bracken, L & D Product Trainer & Coach at Sage VAT registered businesses submit their VAT3 form at various times throughout the year. The main thing is that all VAT registered businesses at some point in the year submit a VAT3 form. Customer feedback indicated a lack of awareness around this new change […]
Under the cash received basis a trader issues an invoice to a customer in the usual way. When payment is received for this invoice the VAT is accounted for on the traders VAT return.
Businesses making total annual VAT payments of less than €3,000 are eligible to file VAT returns and make their payments on a 6 monthly basis i.e. 2 returns per annum.
To help you develop your B2B social media plan you can download this checklist to get you started.
Over three quarters (81%) of Irish small businesses believe that Ireland’s economy is improving and two thirds intend to hire more staff in the next year according to a poll of 100 entrepreneurs and small business owners who attended the Sage One ‘Giving Back to Business’ event in Dublin this morning.
38% of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Ireland are either already using or have plans to adopt cloud computing technologies in their business, according to research announced today by the market leader in accounts and payroll software, Sage Ireland.
Did you know that as an employer in Ireland, it is your responsibility to implement the latest budget and Revenue Legislation changes in your company? With the wide array of Revenue Budget changes coming into effect from July 2013, Sage has created a half day training course covering the areas vital for any employer in Ireland.
Sage Business Expert, Ola Agbaimoni provides some practical advice on how to find the right business partner.
Many of us have made New Year resolutions in our personal lives, but have you also considered how you’ll run your business differently in 2016? Here, our Sage Business Experts offer their top tips for getting 2016 off to a great start.
Savvy retailers are creating an online presence to find new markets, sell more products and ultimately grow their e-commerce business.
Starting the New Year with a business plan is an excellent way to help ensure that your goals become a reality.
It’s a new year. What better time to take a look at your business, set some achievable goals and position yourself for success in 2016?
Sage Business Expert Craig Sharp, Managing Director of Abussi, looks back at the technology trends and predictions for 2015 and explores what they mean for 2016.
Managing Director of Abussi and Sage Business Expert Craig Sharp shares his predictions and recommendations for success in 2016.
Five overlooked ways to save money in your business
The cloud is revolutionising the way we store and manage information, with 4/5 companies* now adopting some form of cloud service. In this blog post we take a look at Cloud Industry Forum’s trend predictions for 2016: Penetration of cloud services in existing cloud users will continue to increase, with 70% expected to have increased their usage over the […]
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