Selling products, funding projects and staying afloat

Our brand new range of support kicks off tomorrow with an exciting Facebook Live session with Product Expert, Claire Pasquill from the Sussex Innovation Centre who will take your questions on how to develop a product that will sell. The Sussex Innovation Centre have also launched a new, free 12 hour support programme to give entrepreneurs detailed, expert knowledge on how …

Covid-19 App

The new NHS COVID-19 app launched to the public last Thursday 24 September against the backdrop of a major national advertising and marketing campaign. The app is part of NHS Test and Trace. It alerts people who may be at risk of coronavirus so they can have the information they need to protect themselves, their communities and the people they …

Green Homes Grant Scheme – PDP Services

The Green Homes Grant scheme, which was announced in July, will be available in England only and applications for it will open at the end of September. It is a great chance to to get work done that will save you money on your heating and help to reduce CO2 emissions. Call us on 01444 480444 or email info@pdp.services to …

Galloways – Winter Economy Plan

We appreciate that we are all living through a challenging time. Whist the primary focus must be on health and wellbeing, we know that being able to manage your business through this difficult time is central to this. We are managing the same situation ourselves. In order to support our clients and the wider community, we’ve prepared a brief update …

The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme: reminder of key updates

In accordance with the Government guidance issued in July, the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) will come to an end on 31 October 2020. The guidance, as outlined in our previous updates, remains unchanged and employers must contribute to employees’ wages for the period they are on furlough leave as follows: 1-30 September 2020: In accordance with the policy issued …

Winter Economic Plan or Will Everyone Pray? or Willing Entrepreneurial Productivity?

HHBA member Paula Tomlinson shares a link to her summary of today’s announcement from the Chancellor: https://www.onthespottax.co.uk/blog/entry/2020/09/24/wep-wep-wep-winter-economic-plan Please do contact Paula or your usual On The Spot Accountant if you have any queries or concerns. Thank you. Paula Tomlinson BFP FCA CTA Founder and Director m: 07717 854333 t: 01444 882677 w: onthespottax.co.uk

Winter Economy Plan

The Chancellor has today announced a package of measures that will continue to protect jobs and help businesses through the uncertain months ahead as we continue to tackle the spread of the virus. The package includes a new Jobs Support Scheme to protect millions of returning workers, extending the Self Employment Income Support Scheme and 15% VAT cut for the …

Meet The Experts : Recovery & Growth Empowerment of organisations & their people

This session is aimed at HHBA members who already have a team, or who are considering hiring people. Register for our meeting Run in collaboration between RAW and The People Magic Company Ltd this session will explore, around 3 central themes, some of the people issues facing business post lockdown: Where are we now and what next? What do we need to know and what …

Are you afraid of making phone calls?

Following these 3 tips will help you or your sales team to be more confident when making telephone calls. Prepare your call structure – Telephone scripts have a bad reputation for making salespeople sound robotic and unnatural during a sales call. I prefer to work with business owners and sales directors on creating an effective call structure rather than a …

St Peter & St James Hospice – In need of a new warehouse

The retail side of the hospice is desperately looking for a new warehouse that is 4,000 sq ft or bigger.  They would even consider a barn. Since reopening we have been inundated with donations and have just run out of space to store everything. Please contact me if you can help. Wendy Agate Community Fundraising Manager St Peter & St …