The Inclusive Key to Profitability with Pandle

The Inclusive Key to Profitability

Many of us in business are familiar with the concept that diversity in our staff is beneficial. What we don’t necessarily realise is that diversity, in itself, is meaningless without inclusivity. It is inclusivity which enables us to benefit from diversity….

Brexit Not all Bad News for Freelancers

Brexit: Not all Bad News for Freelancers?

Since the Referendum, several surveys and indexes have found that freelancers have significant concerns about how Brexit will affect their earnings and ability to find work. Yet a new report by IPSE (the Association of Independent Professionals and the Self-Employed) and freelance marketplace People Per Hour reveals that the freelance sector enjoyed an earnings boost…

Exposure of “Late Payment Hall of Shame”

Exposure of “Late Payment Hall of Shame”

The Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee have published their correspondence with a series of major companies, highlighting issues such as long payment terms and late payments and prompting FSB national chairman Mike Cherry to call it “a late payment hall of shame.”…

FSB Welcomes Call for Pension Pots to Be Invested in Small Business

The FSB (Federation of Small Businesses) has welcomed the launch of a Government consultation that should see pension schemes encouraged to invest more widely, including investing in start-ups.   Greener and more diverse investment The consultation sets out proposals to encourage defined contribution pension schemes to consider investing more widely, in areas such as start-up…

5 Quick Tips to Help You Run a Successful Business

Everyone who starts a business is hoping for success. In practical terms, that means running a profitable business. You need these profits to plough back into the business so that the initial success becomes a recipe for the future. However, look online for tips for a successful business and you’ll quickly become bogged down in…