Retaining talented employees is one of the biggest goals of a successful business/organization. In order to achieve this goal, it is important to provide workers with support and mentoring even when they are going through non work-related life changes.
Wake up and smell the coffee… Protect your business, your house and your freedom urgently. For small businesses it costs no more than a few days of time & effort and £35 in registration fee with your regulator... Once you have done that, use it in your advertising to beat the pesky competition!
Monday, 13 March 2017 10:51 Written by Matthew Blair
TOP 10 TIPS TO CONSIDER WHEN LOOKING FOR AN OFFICE Finding a flexible or permanent home for your new office in London can be a daunting task. There are so many options available today, ranging from Virtual Offices to fully Leased Office space. To make you search process a success, we've designed 10 top tips to consider before getting started and for planning ahead.
Published in Starting Your Business
Friday, 17 February 2017 12:08 Written by Simon Aidoo
Transitions can be tough on organisations and employees. Creating detailed transition plans can enable members and stakeholders better manage these changes, personally and professionally.
Published in Business Development
Ten ways in which Businesses can ensure that their customer's return and remember them. Wherever possible take time to look at your business from a customer's point of view. Basically put yourself in their shoes.
One-quarter of adults and children who have suffered through a divorce never get over their losses completely. However, life goes on. It is imperative to find the energy and support to go on with life as usual, to reduce the resulting hopelessness and negativity that are the outcomes of nasty divorce proceedings.
Monday, 06 March 2017 10:07 Written by Michael Newman
The Court of Appeal on March 1st refused British Gas permission to appeal to the Supreme Court in the holiday pay case of British Gas v Mr Lock. "The Working Time Regulations are properly to be read purposively to give effect to the CJEU ruling in Lock which means holiday pay must take into account overtime and commission earnings."
Tuesday, 07 February 2017 13:44 Written by Juliyah Brown
What does your reflection tell you about your inner being? Are you living as a victim to something, or someone in your life, or are you standing and expressing yourself in a victorious manner?
Although, I am a little late for 2017 with a New Year's Resolution, as it is only 1st February right now, I thought I better hop to it quick. If you do nothing else in matters of Compliance this year, do protect yourself and your identity in 2017 – Compliance people call this “Data Protection”!
Wednesday, 01 February 2017 10:24 Written by Michael Newman
Recently two cases occurred where “employees” have sought clarification from employment tribunals of their actual status. In both cases, based on the facts not the paperwork, the tribunals have found the claimants were workers not subcontractors.
Sound financial planning is always advisable, but as we enter a period of economic uncertainty following the UK’s vote to leave the EU, it is now more important than ever to ensure your finances are in hand. Here is a comprehensive guide from YBC founding member, accountant Clive Myers.
Published in Accountancy & Tax
Wednesday, 18 January 2017 09:06 Written by Paul Kelly
A new highly effective phishing technique targeting Gmail and other services has been gaining popularity during the past year among attackers. Over the past few weeks there have been reports of experienced technical users being hit by this.
Is this holiday entitlement? What should employers do if their employees can’t get into work because of transport disruptions?