How to find your staging date (and why it matters)

Between 2015 and 2017, over a million small and micro business will be reaching their pensions auto enrolment staging date – in fact it’s a staggering 51,134 companies per month.

We’ve already mentioned the need to Payroll auto enrolment upgrade your payroll system if you’re going to meet your business’s staging date. But, even at this late stage, there are still many business owners and micro businesses that don’t seem aware of the need to comply with their auto enrolment requirements.

5 ways you can create an employer brand

  The businesses that attract the best talent all have one thing in common – a great employer brand. All businesses have an employer brand – it’s what your employees, customers, suppliers, peers, and potential employees say about your business....

What is hybrid cloud technology?

  Many businesses are starting to realise that having all their data in the cloud may not be the best option. Due to cybersecurity concerns, many firms are migrating applications and data away from the public cloud in favour of a mix of on-premises and private...

4 ways to scale up your business

  How do you scale up your business and take it to a new level? A scale-up business is any firm that is looking to grow in terms of market access, revenues, and the number of employees, adding value by identifying and realising new opportunities. Scale-up...

New VAT rules for the construction sector

Under new rules due to come in on 1 October 2019 builders, subcontractors and other trades associated with the construction industry will have to start using a new method of accounting for VAT. Under the new rules, supplies of standard or reduced-rated building...