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Measuring and Monitoring - Why Bother

Bridget Holmstrom - Sunday, March 15, 2015
Measuring and monitoring your business - why bother As a small business owner it can often feel that you have more than sufficient work without adding any more tasks. However it is important to r ..

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Why do you need to know about finance

Bridget Holmstrom - Sunday, March 15, 2015
Why is finance important I have often heard small business owners say that they don't understand finance or that they leave it all to their accountant. Unfortunately for the small business owner  ..

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Political uncertainty and the impact upon business

Bridget Holmstrom - Sunday, February 22, 2015
What is the impact of political uncertainty upon business There seems to be a great deal of uncertainty in the air at the moment. Will the Greeks stay or leave the Eurozone, the Ukraine where the ..

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Why is revenue management is important

Bridget Holmstrom - Saturday, February 21, 2015
The importance of revenue management (http://www.bh-financial-tuition.co.uk/training-courses/hotel-revenue-management) Revenue management is usually defined as selling the right room at the right  ..

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What is standard costing and why use it

Bridget Holmstrom - Saturday, February 14, 2015
What is standard costing and why does business use it Standard costing is best used in those departments and organisations that have repetitive and standardised processes that use predictable amou ..

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All about working capital

Bridget Holmstrom - Saturday, February 14, 2015
Why is working capital important Businesses, especially new business start ups, often come to understand the importance of working capital when it is too late and as a consequence they fail. Work ..

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Why understand finance

Bridget Holmstrom - Sunday, February 08, 2015
Why do business managers need to understand their numbers It often seems that business managers and owners are afraid of their numbers, or that they believe finance is the sole preserve of the acc ..

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Cyber security in the hospitality industry

Bridget Holmstrom - Saturday, January 31, 2015
Securing guest data in the hospitality industry A recent article in The Caterer (http://www.thecaterer.com) magazine written by Ian France, chief underwriting officer at the XL Group, stressed the ..

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Why finance an office upgrade through leasing

Bridget Holmstrom - Saturday, January 31, 2015
The benefits of leasing furniture Upgrading the office furniture can, and usually is, a very expensive undertaking for any company. Commonly these office upgrades are funded through capital inves ..

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The advantages and disadvantages of e-learning

Bridget Holmstrom - Wednesday, January 28, 2015
The advantages and disadvantages of e-learning The benefits in e-learning include the cost efficiency in two ways, first there is less time spent away from the business and it also ..

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