Blog Category: Workshops

What is a Profit & Loss Account?

  A Profit & Loss Account (P&L) shows whether a profit or loss has been made on the sales income of an organisation after deducting costs. Therefore, it shows the financial performance of a company. It is important to note that the P&am continue reading...

Cash vs Profit – Part 1

Cash vs Profit: why are they not the same? A question I always ask when delivering financial training is “why do cash and profits differ?”  The answers are wide-ranging but never, so far, correct.  Cash and profits in companies are different fo continue reading...

What Indiana Jones can teach us about Tax & VAT!

When delivering my ‘Be Fabulous at Finance!’ workshops for small businesses, I discuss with the group what Indiana Jones can teach us about managing our tax affairs.  This may seem a strange link!  However, the majority of you reading this will know continue reading...

Sources of Finance

A common complaint from SMEs in recent years has been the lack of availability of funding to help them grow (or survive).  However, many of these SMEs simply asked only their banks for financial support and this was not always approved.  Did you know th continue reading...

Boost Your ‘Bottom Line’! Part 1 of 2.

We’re all talking about improving our ‘bottom line’ in January - getting rid of any saggy bums and improving our overall health and fitness.  How about making it a New Year’s Resolution to boost the bottom line of your business at the same time! continue reading...

How it all began!

A question I am often asked is “what inspired you to set up your own business?” Well, it all started with a cycle tour!  A solo cycle-camping tour across Switzerland and France via the Swiss and French Alps, the Jura Mountains, the Vosges Mountain continue reading...