Navigating the first few hires in a new Small Business
Starting a new business is an exciting and often daunting time with all of the admin, compliance and other pitfalls that the new founder has to navigate. For many businesses the first few hires can mean the difference between […]
How and when to register for PAYE
When to register As an employer there are certain tax related obligations that must be met and a primary one for almost all businesses is “Pay As You Earn”, or PAYE.  It is a legal requirement to register […]
Pitfalls and Paradoxes: Setting Up Successful Bonus Schemes, a guide for Start-ups
Introducing a bonus scheme within a start-up or small business can be a strategic move with multiple benefits. It’s often seen as a way to foster team performance, attract talent, or even as a response to team members’ […]
Should I outsource payroll?
In the annals of business, outsourcing payroll has always been considered a logical move. Navigating through the labyrinths of look-up tables, issuing cheques, and drafting payslips were all monotonous and painstaking tasks, prone to inaccuracies that could impact […]
Ensuring compliance in your first year in business
Starting a new business can be as daunting as it is exciting, especially if it is your first venture. It’s likely that in previous senior job roles you have had exposure to some areas of how the business […]
The Art of Hiring: How to Find Hidden Gems for Your Startup
For the better part of two decades, I’ve been knee-deep in the hustle and bustle of the start-up scene. I’ve skippered my own ship, lent a guiding hand to others, and you might be wondering – why haven’t […]