Practical Steps to be ready to bounce back…

Some great advice from the Business Coach in our group – Colin McLachlan of Chrysalis Partners Prepare Create a safe environment for employees – offer training How will visitors/customers perceive your working conditions? Check on employee welfare – communicate often, return to work options & offer training Communicate to your customers/clients Think about the content! … Read more

Virtual room reports some real recovery

It’s more than wishful thinking – businesses are coming back to life. Perhaps happiest of all is flooring contractor Ryan Ford, whose company @ldfflooring, has severely restricted by the lockdown, was finally able to receive a carpet and install it for a client. Many @BNIWoking members, sharing their weekly updates over #zoom, continue to focus … Read more

Small business owners react to COVID-19 crisis

Homeless people, destitute in the current coronavirus crisis, have now got a roof over the heads thanks to the swift action by BNIWoking member Clarity Home Solutions which provides property management solutions for landlords and tenants. Anne Woodward, owner of the HMO (House of Multiple Occupation) business, which predominantly covers Central and Southern England, told … Read more

Helpful advice for SMEs impacted by the Coronavirus

Helpful advice for SME impacted by the #coronavirus at this week’s meeting from Stuart Wright a Partner at the accountancy firm Barnbrook Sinclair In response to questions over coronavirus employment plan, HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has clarified the situation regarding directors or business office holders They can be *furloughed but the same rules already … Read more