Business Support from BES

April 5, 2016

Business Enterprise Support (BES) is a non-profit organisation that aims to help people, of all backgrounds, to become self-employed.

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Landing a mortgage when you’re self-employed

March 21, 2016

Despite more and more people deciding to take the plunge into freelancing or contracting, it’s still notoriously hard for self-employed people to get a mortgage. The glory days of self-cert mortgages are far behind us, and if you’re looking for a lender in 2016 you’ll need to provide hard proof of your income.

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5 Point Checklist: Starting a New Business

March 14, 2016

Starting a business is an adventure; the chance to build something that’s yours, that reflects your passion and hard work and enables you to do the things you love most. However, it can also be fraught with challenges, particularly in the early months so, as with all things, it’s best to be ultra-prepared before you kick off.

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So you want to be successful in 2016!

January 8, 2016

So many people especially at this time of year talk about ‘success’ perhaps, how they are going to achieve more than before, be happier than in the past, realise that long held dream…. problem is firstly most of us don’t really appreciate what the key differences are between successful and unsuccessful people

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Claiming expenses at Christmas

December 17, 2015

Knowing what expenses you can and can’t claim can be confusing at the best of times, let alone around December when the party and present season kicks in.

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5 Pro Tips To Manage And Protect Your Customer Data

October 14, 2015

Protecting your customer’s data is a huge part of customer care and is often overlooked. Here are 5 pro tips to manage and protects your customers data.

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3 Simple Ways To Protect Your Business From Fraudulent Payments

October 5, 2015

Credit card fraud is an increasing threat to e-tailers. This post offers you 3 simple solutions to protect your business from the thread of fraudulent payments

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4 Golden Rules for Securing Start-Up Cashflow

September 21, 2015

One of the biggest concerns when in the start-up stage of a business is cashflow.

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Choosing the right Accountant for your Business

August 3, 2015

Choosing an accountant for your start up or small business is an important decision. In this post we will shorlist some of the most important things you should consider

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Top Tips on Strategic Partnerships

July 6, 2015

‘What exactly is a strategic partnerships?’ In this post we will explain what are the most important factors to take into account and how to approach possible partners

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