The emergency budget is now well and truly behind us but I have been busy examining my affairs with a toothcomb . I am a buy to let landlord and also have commercial properties .
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Marketing consultant at a leading company formation agency ,accountancy practice sales broker, practice growth consultant and SME business consultant , specialising in debt management , marketing , business development and troubleshooting.
As well as being in practice I am also an online retailer (www.justcateringsupplies.co.uk , www.justarug.co.uk ) and have several charity trusteeships , giving me an all round view of the world's problems
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Yesterday I noticed that the differential between diesel and petrol was only 2p , somewhat lower than the past few years.
In one short word "no" .
Mainly because I have NOT retired in spite of rumours to the contrary , but it does beg the question as to when does a person actually decide to "retire" . I suspect it is a question a number of you reading this have pondering more than once .
The much talked about heatwave is upon us and I for one started suffering at the thought.
A few years ago when temperatures were raised I instituted the custom of purchasing ice cream for the staff
Client meetings are peppered with the usual niceties and pleasantries . But what happens when their moral compass is out of synch with yours - do you make your feelings known or do you swallow hard and erect a facade ?
So the prospect of kids voting raises its ugly head again. It appears that at 16 children are mature enough to fully understand the ramifications of their ballot
Looking back on my former company I was discussing my approach to the above with a former member of staff . I think I was quite easy going on the basis that if staff could look after their "essentials" when it was quiet , they would be happier bunnies.
So the head beancounters have woken up and realised they are being fleeced by using agencies. It begs the question as to why it has taken so long ?
I always accepted that some of my customers were a bit "edgy" and demanding and when I sold out I didn't miss them.