Frugal Business

2. Timing
5 Smart Spending Tips For Businesses This September

A change of season often heralds a change of mood and, with autumn drawing in, it’s a great time to re-evaluate your outgoings as a business. If you’re ready to make a few changes to your expenditure, these 5 smarter spending tips will help you spend less and grow more this September. 1. Learn, don’t […]

Read More
How Much Do Late Payments Cost Your Business?

Late payments are one of the biggest scourges of the UK economy. Widespread late payment has lead to British SMEs facing a collective £40 billion shortfall as they wait for their customers to cough up. UPDATE: Jan 2016 – according to SME Insider, SMEs are now owed £255 billion in late payments, with 1 in […]

Read More
How To Advertise Just As Well For Half The Cost

1. Head online Buying advertising space in demographic-suitable publications (or on billboards etc.) may be a relatively straightforward, measurable and predictable way to generate leads and custom, but it’s also very costly and rapidly becoming outdated. As more and more of us head online for our magazines and newspapers, traditional print media is losing its […]

Read More
How To Find A Premises With Business Rate Relief

Are your overheads holding you back? Is your city centre location crippling you financially? It may be time to move. There are a number of areas up and down the country where business rate relief applies. These areas are designed to make doing business more affordable, supporting growth in the local area involved. If you’re […]

Read More
4. Coffee
5 Very Nice Ways to Reward Employees Without Spending a Penny

When an employee goes above and beyond for your business (perhaps they’ve arranged a cost-cutting, efficient paperless direct debit system in their free time.), you need to recognize it. With no incentive to do their very best, it can be difficult to encourage consistently excellent performance from your team. Striving hard to become the best […]

Read More