Category Archives: Coaching

VAT Increase – Time to focus on the V = Value

There cannot be many business owners and managers in the UK who are not spending the time between Christmas and New Year thinking about the possible affects of the impending VAT increase.  I’ve been reading what a few other blogs … Continue reading

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What is your kidnap fund?

The thing about Entrepreneurs is that they are often the opposite of Accountants. I’ve never come across an Entrepreneur who said “I’ve got this great idea, but I need to optimise the working capital cycle before going ahead”.  They just … Continue reading

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Start ups and hot air balloons

Following on from my last entry, I’ve been giving more thought to how easy it can be for someone starting a new venture to feel overwhelmed by what needs to happen to get the business to take off.  Well, try … Continue reading

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So what comes first?

Over the last few months I’ve been coaching the owner of a start-up business who has felt overwhelmed my what she percieved to be a long list of admin that she needed to do before she could get the business … Continue reading

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So what is so special about SMEs?

So what are SMEs? An SME is a ‘Small to Medium Enterprise’. More specifically, small enterprises are those that employ less than 50 people and medium enterprises are those that employ between 50 and 250. So, compared with all the … Continue reading

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