Fund raising for charity

This month we are fund raising for charity our chosen charity this month is a little known London one called Hyelm, which stands for House for young people of limited means, and is aimed at helping young people coming to London for the first time to find somewhere nice to live. I lived in Hyelm […]

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Self billing platform

We will shortly be offering a self billing option so our FD’s will not have to raise invoices, we will invoice ourselves on your behalf and send you an electronic copy of the invoice so you can complete your VAT or accounting records.   That way it simplifies the system for all concerned and you only […]

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Kickstart funding your business

We have been experimenting with USA based funding sites during May, the idea behind these sites is that investors can back a project without actually buying shares, so supporting a project instead of purely investing in them.  You might think that would not work well, but surprisingly businesses are raising $millions in exchange for nothing […]

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What is the future for Online marketing

Online marketing is a very dynamic area and moves and innovates very rapidly.  Until recently it has been a immature market but as the importance of and understadning of the online world has become more widespread it is now very much a mainstream area.  So what does the future look like? Like it or not […]

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Recruiting a Portfolio FD

If you have taken the decision to recruit a Part time Finance Director or Portfolio FD then the next challenge you face is finding a good one and local to you.   The niche of Portfolio FD roles is growing quickly but at the time of writing this blog post it is still just that a […]

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Using YouTube to promote your business or website

Youtube is a great media for promoting any topic or business, however it is often mis-understood by business people including those in the recruitment sector who seem to believe in the principle of “build it and they will come”, it would be great of course if that was the case and you only needed to […]

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Work Life Balance and the Porfolio FD

A portfolio FD is a part time Finance Director who has multiple clients at the same time, the nature of this type of work is naturally more flexible than the traditional FD role which is full time at the best of time and working all hours often on a regularly cycle month ends, year ends […]

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The future for financial recruitment

None of us really knows what the future brings but following trends is one way to get a feel for the direction things are moving in at least and Financial recruitment is no different from any area in that respect.   Here are some of my predictions for how things will look in ten years or […]

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