I believe that we are really lucky in York to have such a close & friendly business community. One example of this is the First Thursday group. We meet...you guessed it...on the first Thursday of every month, straight after work - so from 5.30pm(ish) and people stay as long as they want.
No matter what type of business you run, you need to network in order to build your business. Effective networking involves a lot more than simply handing out business cards. Here are a few tips to help your business development meetings produce the business relationships that you want:
Bookkeeping. Everyone loves it, right?
What do you mean you can think of better ways to spend your weekend?
That’s the problem you see, when I asked a few people how long it took and when they last did their bookkeeping the replies included:
Earlier this year, HMRC announced that the penalties for late returns of payroll information (RTI) would start from October 2014 instead of April 2014. If you operate your own payroll, make sure that your RTI submissions are made on time to avoid an automatic penalty.