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18 June 2018

The secrets of selling an investment at the right ti...

Luke Johnson shared his insights this weekend on the best time to sell your investment. Here's his Animal Spirits column, as produced in the...

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18 June 2018

We’re on our way to raising £10k for charity

The first half of this year has seen us launch our charity campaign, with the whole team getting involved to raise money for the wonderful G...

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12 June 2018

A business conundrum to get you thinking

A rosewood coffee table set is on sale in three places.  Estimate the price it would be sold at Harrods, M&S and at a car boot sale.

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5 June 2018

Carve out time to sharpen your saw

We recently stumbled upon this short story, which we'd like to share with you. Imagine that you’re walking through the woods, and you come...

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25 May 2018

New Registered Audit division for Nordens

We are delighted to announce that the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) has approved our application […...

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25 May 2018

Understanding your profit and cashflow

In this video, Mitch Hahn explains the difference between profit and cashflow and gives three simple tips to dramatically improve your busin...

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22 May 2018

Are you getting what you want out of your business?

We should be living lives that are empowered by our businesses, not dictated by them, and to do that requires setting goals and implementing...

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22 May 2018

The three categories of succession planning

Most of us believe that, when the time is right, we will sell our business and easily transition into retirement on the earnings generated f...

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8 May 2018

Nordens’ success at the Graham Roberts Charity...

We entered a team in The Graham Roberts Golf Day, an annual charity event held in support of the Centre Algarve: holidays for people with sp...

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1 May 2018

Think like a business owner, not an operator

In this video, Mitch Hahn explains how thinking like a business owner and not an operator can move you from working IN the business to worki...

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30 April 2018

Online is here to stay, but unethical use of persona...

The growth of online has been a boon to business but has also led to a proliferation of unethical practices. […]

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30 April 2018

The Power of the Team Survey

If there’s one thing business owners shy away from more than holding their team accountable, it’s holding themselves accountable to thei...

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27 April 2018

Mentoring For Growth

A business advisor can help you take your business from where it is now to where you want to be.  They have the advantage of looking at it ...

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23 April 2018

How a £500m company fell apart in a matter of weeks

This article about an off-licence that went bust emphasises the need for good quality bookkeeping, regular advice and critique over the numb...

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11 April 2018

Making Tax Digital – timetabling and exemptions

Making Tax Digital (MTD) is being phased in gradually. This info will help you work out when your business goes digital.

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5 April 2018

Centre for Fashion Enterprise Opportunities

The Centre for Fashion Enterprise, London's Pioneering Fashion and FashTech Business Incubator, has two fantastic programmes open for applic...

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29 March 2018

The long term view of the first quarter

No one can say the first three months of this year haven’t been action-packed. And for some, it’s been emotional. In January Carillion w...

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29 March 2018

Business Factor update!

We're pleased to announce that the first round of the exciting Business Factor is now complete, and 12 of our most entrepreneurial clients h...

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23 March 2018

We are proud to name Great Ormond Street Hospital as...

Why GOSH? There are many people among the Nordens team who have had first-hand experience of the expertise and care of its medical teams dur...

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23 March 2018

Childcare vouchers: Surprise delay to scheme cancell...

The government has announced a surprise decision to extend the salary sacrifice childcare voucher scheme (CCV). A leading payroll expert has...

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13 March 2018

Making Tax Digital: possible penalties for VAT issue...

It's been warned that the Making Tax Digital requirements will be ignored by taxpayers unless there are sanctions for anyone who fails to co...

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11 March 2018

February 2018 economic statistics: All the figures b...

Whether you run a large-scale operation or you're an entrepreneur wondering how the lead-up to Brexit is affecting British businesses in rea...

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11 March 2018

Changes to the National Minimum Wage and National Li...

From 1st April 2018, the National Minimum Wage (NMW) and National Living Wage (NLW) will both increase. NMW is for employees under the age ...

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5 March 2018

Does the Option to Tax apply to a new building when ...

The owner of an industrial unit had lodged an ‘option to tax’ on the building, then later demolished that building and built a new one. ...

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28 February 2018

Mitch Hahn at Wembley Stadium to advise sports-minde...

Mitch Hahn, Partner at Nordens, has been invited to sit on the UCFB’s employer’s panel at Wembley Stadium’s careers fair next Tuesday ...

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28 February 2018

Beastly Emma chaos likely to cost UK £2.5 billion i...

Getting to work is imperative for many of us but our road and rail infrastructure virtually grinds to halt when bad weather hits. And it’s...

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28 February 2018

Tax help for older people

Our tax specialist Denise recently attended a tax clinic at Age UK for the charity Tax Help for Older People, which provides free advice to ...

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27 February 2018

The advantages of business forecasting

Financial forecasts assist in managing your finances. They are future predictions of your business finances, as compared to statements, whic...

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27 February 2018

GDPR: General Data Protection Regulation

In this latest edition of Nordens TV, Mitch Hahn takes advice from Owen Rounthwaite, MD of Integrated Associates

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20 February 2018

Are you a visionary or a two-percenter?

When you start your own business you have a goal in mind - a vision! Yet only a small percentage of us reach that goal. So how visionary are...

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19 February 2018

Starting and growing a small business can be a lonel...

Running your own small business can be all-consuming; with so much to do to establish it, win customers and get repeat work, it can be a lon...

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9 February 2018

VAT changes to HMRC’s view of zero-rated buildings

HMRC has changed its criteria for deciding whether construction services should be zero-rated. Here is an overview of the new rules. As with...

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6 February 2018

Unlimited investment for your business

Due to the overwhelming response to the Business Factor, where a panel of investors are ready to invest in YOUR business, we have extended t...

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5 February 2018

Why bosses should not sugar coat their comments

Yet again, the brilliant Luke Johnson's Animal Spirits column strikes a chord with business owners. This week he discusses issues relating t...

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1 February 2018

Are you a Sage user? HMRC Gateway changes on 14 Feb ...

If you submit your own accounting information to HMRC via Sage software, you won’t be able to do so after February 14th as the HMRC Gatewa...

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30 January 2018

Let Property Disclosure

Undeclared rental income? HMRC is running a ‘Let Property Campaign’ giving you the option of voluntarily disclosing undeclared income an...

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26 January 2018

Carillion, cashflow and chasing payment

While many of us were stunned at the collapse of Carillion, the UK's second biggest construction firm, the signs were there for all to see. ...

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26 January 2018

Why we love our super-smart telephone system

As you know, we always like to give advice to help businesses run more smoothly and cost-effectively.  Our client Dataphone Communications ...

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23 January 2018

Tax refunds: HMRC policy changes

HMRC policy changes mean that you can no longer pay using a personal credit card, and refunds will be made to an account your have used in t...

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22 January 2018

If you’re looking for trouble, start your own busi...

Our role when working with entrepreneurs is to develop their business from its initial concept, through set-up and beyond - ensuring that bu...

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20 January 2018

Why you need a partnership agreement

The start of a new joint venture is an exciting time, but it's easy to overlook some of the legalities. After all, no one wants to consider ...

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18 January 2018

Congratulations to Selen Mertdjan ACCA

We are delighted to announce that Selen Mertdjan has qualified as an ACCA Accountant. Our award-winning superstar has passed 8 exams in less...

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17 January 2018

Anxiety and depression in the workplace

In this frank video, Mitch Hahn discusses how anxiety & depression impact on sufferers & their colleagues in a work environment, with advice...

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8 January 2018

How to make sure you are pitching to the right perso...

As is often the case, we found this week's article by Luke Johnson in the Sunday Times to be so relevant and interesting that we want to sha...

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8 January 2018

Divorce Day – some tax issues to consider if y...

January 8 is known as Divorce Day because of the spike in couples ending their marriages after the holidays. This raises tax issues to consi...

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4 January 2018

The Business Factor – an extraordinary opportu...

In this extraordinary opportunity, a panel of successful entrepreneurs may invest in YOUR business through a Dragons' Den style process: the...

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1 January 2018

With the best of intentions…

Each new year bursts forth in a champagne-corked display of optimism and positivity. But, after the holiday break, many resolutions have fa...

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29 December 2017

Mentoring for business growth

A business adviser can help you take your business from where it is now to where you want to be. They can look at it objectively | Nordens B...

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19 December 2017

Leader without a title

In this video, Mitch Hahn chats with Mark Norden about ways to lead in your business, and frameworks that can help you in running a successf...

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19 December 2017

The New Finance Bill

The Finance Bill 2017-2018 is a 190 page-document that contains some significant tax proposals which, if agreed, will form the Finance Act 2...

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