5 February 2019

Self Employed Pensions




When you’re employed, your employer makes compulsory contributions to your pension via auto enrolment (unless you opt out). When you work for yourself as a sole trader, or you’re in a partnership, making pension payments isn’t mandatory. But, it’s still an important thing to consider. It is especially worrying that studies have found that 45% […]

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31 January 2019

Remote Working is On the Rise




Remote working has become more and more common as developments in technology have allowed us to communicate and collaborate no matter where we are. In fact, most of us are already logging on from home or holiday already. In May 2018, Swiss serviced office provider IWG released a study that found that 70% of professionals […]

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21 January 2019

How to Overcome your Fear of Failure




One of the most common things holding people back from achieving their potential in business is the fear of failure.   It is human nature to fear the unknown. When we push ourselves outside of our comfort zones, whether in business or in our personal lives, it is pretty normal to feel some degree of […]

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21 January 2019

Obvious Innovation




Innovation can be driven by taking an ‘obvious’ idea from one context and applying it in another The successful development and implementation of new, innovative ideas is crucial in business. Your innovation could focus on improving business processes, bringing new and improved products and services to market, increasing efficiency or, most importantly, improving profitability. Being […]

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