Do I Have to Register My Side Hustle as a Business?

Register my side hustle

Do I Have to Register My Side Hustle as a Business? Are you lying awake at night worried the tax-man is lurking around the corner because you should have registered your side hustle as a business? Well, worry no more! In this guide, I’ll show you the rules you need to know about business registration, […]

Change is inevitable. How your organisation responds is up to you.

Change business ready

Change is inevitable. How your organisation responds is up to you. Change is a constant. As HR professionals we talk to businesses and senior leaders, a lot! A common theme in the interactions we have is ‘change’. Experiencing, introducing, managing and working through change. Some of the statements we regularly hear might sound familiar to […]

Aligned HR and Business Strategy Support business success?

HR Strategy - business ready

Aligning HR Strategy and Business Strategy to support business success? HR Strategy is in some businesses, overlooked and undervalued, but why is this? HR or Human Resources can have a big stigma surrounding it, ‘The fun police’, ‘Red tape’, ‘Ineffective department’ and so on. Because of this HR doesn’t get the limelight it needs to […]

How to implement HR growth strategies during the covid-19 crisis

HR Leaders - Growth Strategies

How to implement HR growth strategies during the covid-19 crisis Since the covid-19 crisis began the priority for HR leaders has been one of rapid response. The emphasis has been on health and safety, maintaining essential services, managing working from home and ensuring people stay connected. It is now time for HR leaders to consider […]

What does the 2021 Budget mean for you and your business?

2021 Budget

What does the 2021 Budget mean for you and your business? The 2021 Budget was delivered on 3rd March 2021 by Chancellor Rishi Sunak. After an unprecedented 12 months, with UK Gross Domestic Product falling by about 10%. Here are the highlights from the Budget affecting small business owners and the self-employed. COVID-19 support for […]

What impact can human resources (HR) have on your business?

Human Resources impact

Human Resources (HR), what impact can it have on your business? What is Human Resources (HR), the short answer never seems sufficient. That’s because many people view HR as a purely administrative role involving arranging interviews, creating offer letters and termination letters, tracking absence and holidays and issuing numerous policies, procedures and forms. Whilst the […]

7 top tips to set your prices

Set your prices

7 Top tips to set your prices Thinking about how to set your prices can be a minefield when you start a business. Too cheap and you’ll be working very hard yet not making a profit. Too expensive and you will struggle to find any customers. Here are my top tips to get you on […]

What is Branding?

Branding - business ready

What is Branding? Branding – Is it a logo, set of colours, tag lines, look and feel, service, emotions? It is all of these and so much more. We have clients come to us, for us to brand their business, our reply is that we will do it with you. The reason is simple. As […]