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Some positive news for pubs, cafes and restaurants

The view is bleak for many businesses at the moment, perhaps more so for those in the hospitality sector, who may (as I write) be ordered to close their doors to the public once again, until further notice.

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Some positive news for pubs, cafes and restaurants

The view is bleak for many businesses at the moment, perhaps more so for those in the hospitality sector, who may (as I write) be ordered to close their doors to the public once again, until further notice.

Amazon cutting ties with Visa?

This article has been updated, check out what Amazon has said regarding Visa Payments..

Back to normal, back to the grindstone…

In a matter of days, most of the restrictions we’ve been living under will be lifted. One of these is the recommendation to work from home; the government will leave it up to employers to decide whether they continue with remote working

There are opportunities in a crisis…

The pandemic has been brutal to most businesses. Pubs, restaurants, the travel industry…I could cite more examples of sectors that have been hugely impacted by social distancing rules and the restrictions of various lockdowns.

Should my business be a limited company?

Upon launching their businesses, many people register as sole traders—a good proportion, because they’re unaware/unsure of what being a limited company entails. Others may be very clued up..

Graduates from poorer backgrounds in a conundrum

Maybe it’s always been the case, that graduates from more affluent backgrounds have it easier than those from the other end of the financial spectrum. Maybe Covid just seems to have exacerbated the issue.

The further challenges of the hospitality industry

It’s an industry that has been practically decimated by the pandemic. Despite a low percentage of the population contracting Covid in a hospitality setting during the pandemic, pubs and restaurants bore the brunt of many political U-turns

Is Klarna revolutionising the credit industry?

It’s long been suggested that the younger generation be taught about pensions and investments, tax responsibilities and budgeting in school, so..

2020 saw a record number of start-up businesses

The Covid-19 pandemic has introduced a new era of opportunities for small businesses. Despite various lockdowns..

Electricals galore during lockdown

The first lockdown, during Spring/Summer 2020, saw a huge number of householders turn to DIY. Many simply painted walls and freshened..

What to do when a client won't pay

You’ll have probably watched some YouTube clip of a builder, plumber, or other tradesperson, taking their revenge on a client’s property after not receiving payment..

Will a fear of crowds be a real threat to..

You would think that, having been in relative lockdown since the beginning of the year, when..