There are two professionals that every business will need from as early on as possible; an accountant, and a good business solicitor. Most new business owners will be fairly sure of their need to hire an accountant; after all, you’ll need somebody experienced to balance the books, help you...
The law is something which everyone must adhere to regardless of what they do or where they work. In the UK there are certain laws that apply to businesses of any size and it is important to understand what you need to be doing as a business owner. In...
When working in the legal services industry, staff productivity is directly related to the success of your business. If your employees can’t work efficiently, service levels can drop, and this could be the difference between a client choosing to use your firm, or a competitor’s.But did you know that...
There are few things more gratifying than starting your own business. Unfortunately, there are even fewer things that are quite so risky. Getting sued is something that many entrepreneurs fear most, and although it’s impossible to completely rid yourself of this risk, as the business owner, it’s your responsibility...
There’s an element of risk involved in every business decision. If you read autobiographies penned by leading lights of the entrepreneurial world or you stumble across articles written by moguls, you’ll probably find that many discuss the importance of taking risks. It’s true that to succeed, sometimes you need...
If you have started a business or you are thinking to start a business in the U.S. Then you should get yourself familiar with some of the important business laws that are followed in the U.S. For your convenience we have described some of the fundamental business laws for...
OSH stands for the Occupational Safety and Health Act and it was developed in the 1970s. In today’s culture, it’s easy to gloss over OSH and call it health and safety. Whatever makes employees safe, right? Yes, although their well-being is paramount, businesses can’t gloss over the act because...
Unfortunately, there is no way to guarantee that your business won’t end up getting sued somewhere down the line. There are always things that can go wrong, no matter how careful you are.The good news is that there are plenty of things you can do to reduce the risks...
Given that we spend so much of our day at work, this is the place that you are most likely to have an accident. It might be something daft like catching your elbow on a door handle or spilling hot tea on your suit, but some injuries like slipping...
Financially, it’s safe to say that we all have a lot to think about. From working hard to make money, to then save it and make sure that every expense counts, there’s a lot we have to be thinking about when it comes to the finance side of business....