How to get the most out of your software – Why training, support and guidance is important to help you increase your skills and knowledge.

Technology is becoming so advanced that we don’t always use our software to its full potential. It can be difficult to comprehend exactly what your software is capable of. It can become so time consuming investigating the ins and outs of your software and if you’re not careful it can potentially hinder your experience and create even more work for … Read More

Confidence: why a support network is important.

Do you often wonder how you can improve your confidence and self-belief? Do you have low self-esteem? It’s hard to build confidence and it takes time. Having a network of people around you to support you can give you a great lift. Sometimes lack of confidence is not always as obvious as you think. I speak to many different people … Read More

Doing the accounts is a lonely place

Being part of a team and amongst the hustle and bustle of an office feels like a distant memory for most us in this pandemic landscape. We have all adapted to working at home and in isolation. This isn’t new for virtual bookkeepers. Yes some may have popped into a clients office and based themselves there for a couple of … Read More

Sage 50cloud Payroll Bureau v27.1 is now available

Sage have announced the release of Sage 50cloud Payroll Bureau v27.1 and it’s now ready for you to download and install. Later this week it will become mandatory to complete the update and you will not be able to access your software until you have installed this latest 27.1 update. We advise on updating your software as soon as possible. … Read More

What’s the difference between a mentor and a coach?

There is a misconception that both the roles of mentor and coach are the same. They have similarities for sure, such as developing your knowledge and life skills but they are also very different in the way they work.  A coach and a mentor both want the same end result, to see their client fulfil their potential, but the process … Read More

What you need to know about the changes to Voluntary VAT submissions

We understand that in this current climate it can be difficult to keep on top of all the changes which are being made by the government and HMRC. So we thought we would tell you about what you need to know about the changes in VAT returns which are approaching us. Businesses with a turnover exceeding £85,000 must be VAT … Read More