To get a better idea of whether to go down the sole trader or company director route, here are some of the main factors to consider.
Amanda Webb and Joanne Dewberry answer questions on Twitter on how you can get customers from your blogs. Take a look at the conversations.
Here’s an interesting infographic with our list of 7 good reasons to attend Sage Summit 2016, the world’s largest gathering of small and medium businesses.
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 […]
Following on from our recent post on how to stay Motivated, our Sage Business Expert Mary Cummings states 5 simple ways to stay positive this year. So why not take this opportunity to take a fresh new look at your business. In a recent survey in the UK conducted by the OU Business School of 1067 […]
Need a motivation workout? Being your own boss can be really challenging at times, but it can also be very rewarding and exciting. Caroline Baxter our Sage Business Expert helps you sustain your motivation with her motivation workout. Business owners need to stay focused and constantly set new goals and targets, but how can you […]
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.
With the Budget of 2015 having been delivered, Tracey Glacken, of Glacken Accountants and a Sage Business Expert, discusses the announcements and how they affect businesses in Ireland. The Budget 2015, as delivered by Ministers Noonan and Howlin, signalled the end of austerity and the start of a positive approach towards the future. Changes to […]
Yesterday’s budget brought with it the usual share of comment and the analysis will soon follow, however, here are our initial thoughts on the budget and the likely impacts for the SME community. Short term: For SMEs the most significant short term considerations are in the area of payroll changes to be adopted and also […]
From stating in a corridor to having his own purpose built facility, Andy Kenny, owner of Andy Kenny Fitness and a Sage Business Expert, has spent seven years growing his personal fitness business into a successful operation. Here he shares his thoughts on the lessons he learned along the way, and what helped him succeed. […]