24
Aug

5 Tips for Post-Pandemic Scenario Planning

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While the UK looks set to return to a ‘new-normal’ in light of the global pandemic,…

23
Jul

How to Attract New Customers and Bookings for Your Restaurant or Hotel

These are difficult times for the hospitality industry After months of lockdown, many people are…

17
Dec

Top 9 reasons you should outsource accountancy services

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Top 9 reasons you should outsource accountancy services Large companies, by their very nature, require lots…

14
Nov

Why email marketing is great for retail businesses

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Why email marketing is great for retail businesses Email marketing is by far one of the…

08
Nov

What business reporting can tell you

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What business reporting can tell you Why should you use business reporting? For most business owners,…

23
Aug

Keep Track Of Your Food Empire With Xero Tracking Categories

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For business owners in the food industry, having the opportunity to expand and spread your wings can be an exciting, busy and sometimes stressful time – with so much to consider when it comes to running multiple locations and keeping all those plates spinning. Xero Tracking Categories gives you the ability to report by location to compare & analyse performance.

21
Aug

How To Make Your Online Retail Business A Success

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When setting up an online retail business, it’s important to make sure that your website, back-end and processes all run smoothly. It’s vital to make sure that everything is as efficient as possible, to maximise profit and make your business a success.

23
Jul

Creating Your Paper-Free Back Office

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Building a paperless office can be a challenge for any retail or hospitality business. There are a variety of paper saving measures that can be put in place, though, to create an office that’s light on paperwork without being detrimental to essential control mechanisms.

30
Jun

How Angel Investment Can Help Your Business

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Growing retail and hospitality businesses requires funding, which can often be extremely difficult to source from traditional lenders, like banks and venture capital providers.

Angel investment is a lot different, as angel funding is acquired direct from an angel investor who will invest their own funds.

30
Jun

What are KPIs and how do they benefit the retail and hospitality trades?

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Measuring KPIs in retail can help increase the profitability of the business. Some important KPIs that can ensure greater success within retail include:

– Monitoring footfall is simply a count of the number of people…