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25 01, 2016

Cloud computing risks – what you need to know

By | January 25th, 2016|Business confidence, Growing your business|Comments Off on Cloud computing risks – what you need to know

Quickbooks is our online bookkeeping software of choice, and, if you remember, the other week we announced that we’re now a Gold Partner. Being a Gold Partner works to your advantage; as the support we get from QuickBooks, we can deliver to your business. […]

17 11, 2015

How Small Business Saturday can help you reach new clients

By | November 17th, 2015|Growing your business|Comments Off on How Small Business Saturday can help you reach new clients

While the ideal method of getting new customers is through referral, all savvy small business owners know they need to market their business too. Some sources say 5-10% of your turnover should be spent on sales and marketing. But marketing can cost a lot of money and if you’re just starting out you might be nervous of spending. […]

15 09, 2015

Two ways Safehands can help you achieve the work / life balance

By | September 15th, 2015|Growing your business|Comments Off on Two ways Safehands can help you achieve the work / life balance

The Huffington Post reported that running a small business was more stressful than anything else in a small-business owner’s life — including raising children. The article said maintaining a small business causes nearly three times as much stress as raising children, more than four times as much as managing their personal finances and twice as much as maintaining a relationship with a partner! […]

2 09, 2015

Three benefits of Quickbooks bookkeeping software

By | September 2nd, 2015|Growing your business|Comments Off on Three benefits of Quickbooks bookkeeping software

Business owners are aware of the term ‘book keeping’ but do you know what it really means? And do you know which bookkeeping software you need? Put simply, book keeping is the day to day recording of the financial transactions that take place within your business. It might be an invoice to a customer, a payment in or a payment you make to a supplier. […]

26 08, 2015

Losing sleep? Three ways Safehands can help you sleep better at night!

By | August 26th, 2015|Growing your business|Comments Off on Losing sleep? Three ways Safehands can help you sleep better at night!

Does your book keeping keep you awake at night? Are you worrying about getting your tax return filed? Or perhaps there’s a brown envelope from HMRC still unopened on your desk. […]

18 08, 2015

Five ways to chase your debts without losing your clients

By | August 18th, 2015|Growing your business|Comments Off on Five ways to chase your debts without losing your clients

Invoicing customers on time and being consistent in asking for payment will help your business keep a healthy cash flow while maintaining good customer relationships. However, sometimes polite reminders aren’t enough and their pending payment ends up affecting your business. […]