Category: Business

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Business
Laurel Alper

Adding Value To Other Business Members In A Facebook Group

One of the frequent questions I am asked by our members is how they should advertise their services in any of our 7 Facebook groups. Knowing what to write is a skill that doesn’t come naturally to everyone. Here are some tips on how to manifest positivity and engagement when promoting your services to an

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Business
Laurel Alper

Elevate Your Network IQ: Mastering the Art of Meaningful Connections

In today’s hyper-connected world, the significance of networking cannot be overstated. Whether you’re an entrepreneur, a professional seeking career advancement, or an individual looking to broaden your horizons, the ability to cultivate and leverage meaningful relationships is paramount. However, networking isn’t just about collecting business cards or adding contacts on LinkedIn; it’s about building authentic

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Business
Laurel Alper

Beyond Handshakes: Elevating Your Business Networking Game

In the fast-paced world of business, successful professionals understand that networking is more than just exchanging business cards and firm handshakes. It’s about cultivating meaningful connections, building relationships, and creating opportunities for mutual growth. Let’s explore strategies to elevate your business networking game beyond the traditional rituals of handshakes. Embrace Authenticity: Gone are the days

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Business
Laurel Alper

The Profound Investment: Why Attending Networking Events Is Vital for Businesses

In today’s fast-paced and interconnected world, the significance of networking events for businesses cannot be overstated. These events offer invaluable opportunities for professionals to forge connections, build relationships, and ultimately drive business growth. While some might view networking events as mere social gatherings, they are, in fact, powerful investments for any business, regardless of its

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Business
Laurel Alper

Why In-Person Networking Is So Effective

In-person networking has long been considered an effective way to build professional relationships and advance business development. While the rise of digital communication and social media has expanded the reach of networking, there are several key reasons why in-person networking remains a powerful and valuable tool for personal and professional growth: Personal Connection In-person interactions

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Business
NewmanHR

Holidays and Holiday Pay

Holidays and how to calculate holiday pay are one of the most complicated issues facing HR professionals and businesses. Superficially it is simple everyone working full time is entitled to 28 (5.6 weeks) days paid holiday a year which includes the 8 bank holidays in England and Wales. They are paid at their daily rate.

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Accountant
TaxAssist Accountants

How To Prepare Your Business For Christmas

  Call TaxAssist Accountants 0203 827 6333 The Christmas period is the most profitable time of the year for many businesses, so it’s important that you start planning as early as possible. Read this guide for tips on getting your company ready for the holiday season. Analysis by retailer John Lewis showed searches for ‘Christmas gifts’

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Business
Winkworth

How Does Running A Business From Home Affect Your Mortgage?

Everyone knows that running your own business can be demanding. And it can affect all areas of your life. For instance, if you run your business from home, it can even affect your mortgage and potentially your tax position. What does this mean? Effectively, it means that you will need to ask your mortgage provider

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Business
Laurel Alper

Why People Write Fake Reviews on Google and What Can You Do About It?

Why People Write Fake Reviews on Google and What Can You Do About It? Probably one of the main reasons someone chooses to write a fake Google review about your business is you haven’t let them do something they would like to do. There’s no way round your refusal so their only revenge is to

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Business
Laurel Alper

Sharing Personal Content As A Small Business Owner

In today’s digital age, social media has become an integral part of our lives, both personally and professionally. For small business owners and sole traders, leveraging social media platforms to share personal content can be a powerful strategy. In this blog, we explore the various benefits of sharing personal social media content and how it

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