Entries by Charles McClelland

Quick Guide to The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

as of 26th March 2020 1          Who can claim? Any UK organisation with employees can apply, including: businesses charities recruitment agencies (including their agency workers paid through PAYE) public authorities You must have created and started a PAYE payroll scheme on or before 28 February 2020 and have a UK bank account. 2         Employees you can claim for […]

Support for businesses through the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme

This comes from a very long government document that has lots of other potentially helpful items in it. I have save you the trouble of wading through pages and pages of “stuff” Source: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/guidance-to-employers-and-businesses-about-covid-19/covid-19-support-for-businesses#protection-from-eviction-for-commercial-tenants The temporary Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme supports SMEs with access to loans, overdrafts, invoice finance and asset finance of up to £5 […]

Why grow your business?

This might seem an odd question, especially if you have only just started it, but in my opinion, there is only one true answer: In order to sell it. You might think a sale is a very long way off, and with no idea of when or much for, but it should be an investment […]

Who’s in charge? You or your Mindset?

or: If you want to change your results, change your mindset. Sometimes it’s called your “subconscious“, sometimes it’s called your “mindset” – but what ever it’s called, it’s what controls who you are, how you behave, and yes – how successful you are. It’s the thoughts that run around inside your head when you “aren’t […]