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Katie started at BCR in May 2015 as part of the BCR Associates marketing team. Katie has worked as a professional services marketeer at Flybe Aviation Services and Everys Solicitors. Having studied her Chartered Institute of Marketing Diploma, Katie is responsible for the Marketing strategy for the business and specialises in digital marketing across the BCR Associates network.
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Autumn 2018 Budget Digest
The Autumn Budget 2018 last week week included a few elements of interest for the business world. A smattering of new tax breaks tempered with measures to reduce abuse of reliefs brings a mixed bag of changes for our clients. Here is our quick round-up of the key points that could impact you and your business:
- From April 2019, a cut in business rates of a third for small retail properties in England with a rateable...
Budgeting for 2019's uncertain economy
No matter what the size of your business, budgeting should go hand in hand with the strategic planning process. Just as the overarching business strategy and achievable objectives need to be defined before you embark on another year of operation, a separate financial plan allows the organisation to keep within specified financial parameters and monitor progress along the way.
As well as allowing you to control your finances and cashflow within all areas of the business,...
Top 5 things to think about when securing your business energy pricing this winter
As most people are now painfully aware, the cost of energy is set to increase year on year. The winter period tends to be a particularly expensive time as the cold weather increases the demand for energy for heating, meaning that prices will rise.
A number of factors that cause energy prices to hike are out of our control – take the Beast from the East earlier this year for example! To manage price increases this...