3rd December 2019
Keeping on top of everything as a small business can feel a bit like a game of ‘whack-a-mole’ sometimes. Just as you feel you’ve got on top of one topic, up pops another one that needs attention.
We feel it too, here at Grant-Jones Accountancy and that was what prompted me to write a series of blogs on things every business needs to know.
18th November 2019
No, I haven’t lost my marbles – nor have I mislaid November. But if you are yet to complete your Self-Assessment Tax Return, don't let it ruin your Christmas break!
5th November 2019
There is no doubt that Electric cars are growing in popularity.
The appeal of zero emissions, zero road tax and a quieter driving experience plus improved technology all make low emission cars a viable option as a company car.
23rd October 2019
Whatever the outcome of the next few days, weeks and months - whether we leave the EU on 31 October or there is a further delay - the impact of Brexit on small business owners has been significant and is likely to continue.
Take a look at our handy checklist to be sure you are ready for anything.
8th October 2019
The sad fact is, we are all going to die.
If you want your business to serve as a legacy for your family, there are things you need to consider.
23rd September 2019
One of the joys of owning your own business is that you love what you do. You started the business because you are passionate about it. You give it everything you’ve got. But do you want to be doing it for the rest of your life?
10th September 2019
Have you ever played a game of ‘What if..?’
What if I won £20m? What if the TARDIS was real?
Harmless, innocent fun – and something to while away a summer afternoon in a beer garden.But have you also given proper thought to What if..? within your business?
27th August 2019
Here you are, living the dream as the owner of your own business. If only you had time to enjoy it...
13th August 2019
A small business is a passion and a joy - we live and breathe it and, more often than not, it occupies our minds long after the working day is over.
Running the business isn’t just in our thoughts, either. We work long hours - often 7 days a week - and the hours we work are far longer than if we’d been an employee - and far far less money much of the time.
There are some practical considerations that need addressing, as you give yourself to your business.
30th July 2019
The environmental agenda creates a curious dichotomy in the business world. As individuals we, of course, care about the future of the planet and the legacy we are leaving our children. As business owners, there is already so much to do so how can we be sure that ‘going green’ doesn't slip down the priority list.