The best business competitions in Scotland

The best business competitions in Scotland

August 17, 2017
There are some fantastic business competitions for start-up, growing and established businesses in Scotland. Here, we take a look at some of the best business competitions in Scotland.
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write a great business plan

How to write a great business plan | 8 steps

August 15, 2017
We work closely with clients on their business plans, be it for new start-ups or for clients looking to grow, change, diversify or export. In this blog, we look at 8 steps to help you write your business plan.
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James Aimer

James Aimer Ltd. | Eric’s Story

August 11, 2017
James Aimer have a history as rich as their coffee. Dating back to 1884, they produce private label tea and coffee in Dundee that’s enjoyed by tea and coffee lovers across the country. As you can imagine, a lot has changed in 130 years. There’s more competition. Production methods have…
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cloud accounting pros and cons

Cloud accounting | Pros and cons

August 11, 2017
We get asked regularly by our clients – ‘why should we move to a cloud based accounting package?’. The question is a good one because we understand that if you are going to move systems, you will want to make sure that you are making the right decision. In this…
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starting a business after university

8 questions to consider before starting a business after university

August 3, 2017
It’s no secret that the graduate job market is an extremely competitive environment, so it’s understandable why more and more young people want to set up a business of their own, however it certainly doesn’t come without its risks. Here are 8 questions to consider before starting a business after…
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balance a startup business with family life

How to balance a startup business with family life

August 3, 2017
Starting a new business makes huge demands on your time. For the first few months, even the first year, you may end up working the most hours you have ever worked, for the least pay you have ever worked for. Working more hours, whilst juggling family life can be even…
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Motor Dealer Report 2017

July 11, 2017
In conjunction with the MHA association of UK independent accountancy firms, we are delighted to present our Motor Dealer Report 2017. The report covers the Current Outlook, The Future, including on-line retail, Alternative Fuel Vehicles (AFVs) and the future of car dealerships in general, and the M&A Outlook. Report highlights:…
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Advantages and disadvantages of being a charity

July 11, 2017
If you are considering setting up your new entity as a charity, there are some issues that should be considered before making a final decision on the type of entity that is best for your organisation.  Below, we look at the advantages and disadvantages of obtaining charitable status.   Advantages:…
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