An accountant in business

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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Latest posts
Nov
04
16

So once again employees fail to understand that they are biting the hand that feeds them .  But the answer is in the small print isn't it.....it is all down to an interpretation of the EU Working Time Directive .Surprise , surprise .

Oct
14
33

Yesterday various parts of the NHS went on strike . Take the RCM by way of example , their website trumpeting the 82% in favour   https://www.rcm.org.uk/content/pay-results-you-voted-yes  .

Oct
03
20

My monthly copy of the ACCA's rag dropped on to my desk this week and as usual I eagerly ripped open the packaging and feasted my eyes upon the content.

Sep
30
4

Recent trip to the dealer for my Abarth500c was for a warranty claim . It was rejected it so I opened up the handbook , poured a single malt and started dissecting it . It was only a £50 claim but it is the principle that counts . This is what they call a "dealer" warranty for year 3 .

Sep
19
7

Parting words to Mrs Y last night were "tomorrow we may be waking up in a foreign country" . Truth be told although one cannot take anything for granted my gut feeling was telling me that "no" would win .

Sep
16
7

I heard John Caudwell on Radio 4 this morning and felt sorry for him that his baby has died a premature death in spite of the fact that he himself did very well out of it. Was it avoidable ? The $64,000 question.

Sep
05
3

Perhaps I could even ask if you would employ him to mow your lawn .

Aug
29
34

Okay so we saw it coming but did we really beleive it would actually arrive . I refer to the dividend cut from Tesco . Oh how the mighty have fallen. You may feel smug and reckon it is revenge for their wayward shoppping trolleys.

Aug
12
9

Actually , the real question lurking behind the headline is really this : - How do you explain to your staff that that they shouldn't expect a wage rise because fees have gone down.

Jul
18
3

We've undertaken a survey over recent months and asked accountants "Do you feel undervalued by clients ?" .

1/3 said they felt that way.  This begs 2 questions : -   (a) whether we find that surprising or not  (b) why is this so

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