Author: unearthed

Essential Boiler information for landlords

Essential Boiler information for landlords Am I responsible for my property’s boiler? Health & Safety Executive (HSE): According to the Health & Safety Executive as a landlord, you are responsible for the safety of your tenants. The Gas Safety (Installation and Use) Regulations 1998 deal with landlords’ duties to make sure gas appliances, fittings and flues […]

Reduced working hours

Increasingly the news is filled with dire financial forecasts, warning that businesses of all sizes are at risk. Many organisations are re-assessing their business plans and planning for the worst, reducing their overheads and considering the long term future of the business. One option which has been attracting headlines nationwide is to ask employees to […]

Increase your market share

Introduction Every business needs to think about getting the most out of its marketplace. If you’re not increasing turnover every year, your business is shrinking in real terms. Many businesses simply try to pick up extra sales wherever they can. While this opportunistic approach can be effective in the early days, it is unlikely to […]

Identify the right finance options for your busines

Introduction  Choosing and securing the right type of finance for your business is essential. There are many different types of finance available – each of them designed to meet different needs. This tool can help you by providing a personalised list of the most suitable finance options for your business. This tool is designed to […]

Project management – the basics

Project management – the basics Project management provides businesses with a method of planning, organising, managing and executing a specific task, objective or set of goals. It is widely used in IT and construction but can apply in any business. A project is a temporary piece of work which falls outside of ‘business as usual’ […]