Covid19 – Time to Reflect and Plan Ahead

As we emerge slowly from lockdown, now is a good time to take stock of things and look ahead to how we can run our businesses with the “New Normal” environment we face. What is clear is that some form of social distancing will remain, and many businesses are adopting...

Working from Home During the Coronavirus

Can employees reclaim any expenses? On Monday 16 March 2020, Prime Minister Boris Johnson told the public to work from home where possible in an attempt to contain the ongoing coronavirus outbreak in the UK. For more than 1.7 million people it was business as usual,...

Government Extends Furlough Scheme until October

In a boost to millions of jobs and businesses, Chancellor Rishi Sunak has extended the government’s furlough scheme until the end of October 2020. The decision was announced in the House of Commons on 12 May 2020, confirming there will be no changes to the current...

What is Your Post Lockdown Strategy?

Now is the time to think about how you are going to grow your business, after the lockdown. Set out your goals The current disruption being experienced by businesses across the world is a huge challenge. However, it may also be an opportunity for your firm. Start by...

Government Launches New Bounce Back Loan Scheme for Small Businesses

Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, has announced a new Bounce Back loan scheme, allowing small businesses to apply for a loan of up to £50,000, with the government guaranteeing 100% of the advance. Small businesses can apply for a minimum of £2,000 up to a maximum of £50,000,...