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Business Tips: Restaurants, cafes and catering
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Business Tips: Restaurants, cafes and catering

I read a post on Quora recently where someone asked what the essential traits of  successful restaurants were. Many current and former restaurant owners, chefs and inves[...]

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The First 3 Questions Your Accountant Should Ask You
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The First 3 Questions Your Accountant Should Ask You

During a recent course I attended, the room was asked to write down the first three questions they would ask potential clients/customers to gain the greatest insight in t[...]

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Infographic: Costs Behind A Cup Of Coffee
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Infographic: Costs Behind A Cup Of Coffee

Your average cup of coffee has a lot of bills to pay. While the cost of the product itself is relatively cheap and has a big gross profit margin, the follow up costs real[...]

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Business Tips: Hairdressers & Hair Salons
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Business Tips: Hairdressers & Hair Salons

Self-employed hairdressers and salon owners have a lot more to do than just cut hair. Running a hairdressing business, like any business, involves a lot more than just be[...]

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Top 5 tips for getting your tech startup off the ground
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Top 5 tips for getting your tech startup off the ground

Tech startups are a personal passion of mine. I love the new. And I love to see fledgling businesses with an idea for something new going through the process of bringing[...]

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Lima – Changing The Model of Cloud Storage
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Lima – Changing The Model of Cloud Storage

A few months back, I came across a Facebook advert for Lima – a cloud storage solution that removes the subscription from the model. After reading up on it, it soun[...]

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National Minimum Wage increases from 1st October 2016
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National Minimum Wage increases from 1st October 2016

As they do every year, the National Minimum Wage (NMW) rates will increase on 1st October 2016. If you run a business and employ staff, you need to be aware of the chang[...]

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Things I’ve Learned Over The Last 12 Months
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Things I’ve Learned Over The Last 12 Months

  You learn a lot in the space of a year. Some information sticks with you. Some is more fleeting but still important. Some is just funny. Here’s my quick run [...]

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Finding Efficiency Savings Is Just The First Step
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Finding Efficiency Savings Is Just The First Step

I think the vast majority of business would agree that there are inefficiencies in their day to day operations. The scale of these inefficiencies varies depending on any [...]

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