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28 November 2018

Churchill would have loved Twitter

The art of brevity is admired by many, used by some and destroyed by those who find it impossible to […]

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28 November 2018

Oodles for noodles

Wagamama, the noodle chain with the catchy name, is set to become to most expensive restaurant takeover ever in the […]

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20 November 2018

Do I need to file a Self-Assessment Tax Return?

You should file a self-assessment return if HMRC asks you to, you have capital gains, income or chargeability to report or you wish to claim...

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19 November 2018

The Power of Explanation

In this video, Mitch Hahn explains how allowing yourself to hit fear head on can propel you to new heights, whether personally or in busines...

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5 November 2018

Our footballing success raised a bucketload for Grea...

A little update on Sunday's charity football match... We WON!!!!!!!!!!! 8-5 which was well deserved, even if we do say so ourselves!!

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30 October 2018

Intelligent delegation is a winner in life and busin...

Carlson was considered to be one of the foremost experts on happiness and stress reduction, when he wrote a book […]

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30 October 2018

Budget highlights

Here's a summary of the main points from this year's budget that could affect you as a business owner.

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22 October 2018

For anyone who has a student loan…

The Department for Education (DfE) has confirmed that from 6 April 2019 student loan thresholds will increase.

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19 October 2018

Nordens Charity football match in aid of GOSH

We’re proud and excited to be taking part in a charity football match in aid of Great Ormond Street Hospital […]

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19 October 2018

Small changes equal big results

In this video, Mitch Hahn explains how allowing yourself to hit fear head on can propel you to new heights, whether personally or in busines...

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15 October 2018

Team motivation and celebration – a good busin...

Each quarter, we're set a target based on a specific project and we work competitively, but with the overall goal to achieve the end result ...

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8 October 2018

If you really want a revolution, try being an entrep...

Luke Johnson's article in this week's Sunday Times reviews creativity in thinking and the disruption caused by successful businesspeople.

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27 September 2018

Be limited by your imagination, not your fears

We don’t believe actor Will Smith actually collaborated with Mitch Hahn on the latest Nordens TV programme Hitting fear head […]

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27 September 2018

Winners again!! A hat trick at the British Accountan...

With incredible pride, we're thrilled to announce that we were named as the Accountancy Firm of the Year for the South East of England at th...

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24 September 2018

Hitting fear head on

In this video, Mitch Hahn explains how allowing yourself to hit fear head on can propel you to new heights, whether personally or in busines...

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24 September 2018

The 2018 Accounting Excellence Awards

We raised a glass in celebration of some fantastic achievements, as the UK’s brightest accounting firms gathered to celebrate the Accounti...

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24 September 2018

What form is the intelligence that enables someone t...

Luke Johnson's article looks at the qualities encompassed by successful businesspeople, and shows the strengths needed to become successful...

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18 September 2018

We did it!! 16 miles and almost £3000!

On 14/09, a bunch of well prepared accountants, payroll, VAT and admin specialists set out to conquer the streets of London to raise funds f...

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17 September 2018

Why bosses can’t control their emotions and overpa...

Luke Johnson focuses on the intricacies of buying or selling a business; it's a thought-provoking piece that will resonate with business own...

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11 September 2018

How do you split your beer bill? A brilliant tax ana...

This very interesting analogy describes tax in terms of beer spend…

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10 September 2018

What does the Audit Team do?

An audit gives an impartial view and opinion of the robustness of its controls, and offers a true and fair view on the accuracy of the finan...

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3 September 2018

Ask a tycoon: entrepreneurs always have more fun at ...

Luke Johnson assesses how entrepreneurs are programmed to seek growth, but it can be hard to keep the same sense of pride towards a large or...

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29 August 2018

Are you suffering from neophobia?

You know what it’s like when you’ve got a good routine going? It feels comfortable, secure, right? Then something happens […]

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28 August 2018

Nordens’ Charity Walk for Great Ormond Street Hosp...

We’ve been training hard for our upcoming fundraising walk for GOSH – the 15.6 mile route from our head office in Woodford to our satell...

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24 August 2018

Visit us at the Restaurant Show!

We’ll be cooking up a storm when we exhibit our range of business services at the Restaurant Show at Olympia, a trade event for business ...

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21 August 2018

Understanding the numbers

In this video, Mitch explains the factors that may contribute to uncertainty over your financial information and gives his advice on how to ...

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7 August 2018

Could you benefit from a research and development ta...

Business owners often aren’t sure what they’re entitled to in terms of claiming tax relief, and Research and Development (R&D) relief is...

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31 July 2018

What we can all learn from the Thai cave rescue

...and Apollo 13. When the crew of the space module Apollo 13 suggested that things weren’t quite going to plan and said: “Houston, we'v...

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25 July 2018

MTD is coming – this will affect you. Are you ...

Making Tax Digital (MTD) comes into force in April 2019. Are you wondering how you’ll cope with submitting your company accounts every thr...

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20 July 2018

The Times’ Lawyer of the Week: our client Yair...

We always feel so proud of our clients' achievements, so it was fabulous to see our client and friend Yair Cohen being showcased in The Time...

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18 July 2018

Offshore tax evasion: how to avoid a huge fine

If you have undeclared UK tax liabilities in respect of offshore money, you have until 30 September 2018 to correct the situation – or you...

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9 July 2018

Why does the tax year run from 6 April to 5 April?

In case you were wondering... Why does the tax year run from 6 April to 5 April? It’s a good question - and here's the answer!

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5 July 2018

Food from around the world – our team fundrais...

On Wednesday, the team here in Woodford gathered together for a special lunch in order to raise money for our Charity of the Year - Great Or...

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4 July 2018

Don’t get caught out by scam texts

A couple of our clients have received a text message from HMRC saying that they owe money or they are  due to receive a refund. These are s...

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29 June 2018

How’s your sporting events’ policy holding up?

There’s no doubt about it, and all the evidence backs it up, great sporting events trigger absenteeism. The 2006 World […]

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27 June 2018

When you forget the reason you started a business, y...

According to recent research, plumbers have the happiest lives of all professions, followed hot on their heels by builders. So where does yo...

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25 June 2018

Our Strategic Business Department is shortlisted for...

We’re proud to be finalists four-times over in the prestigious Accounting Excellence Awards 2018 - including being shortlisted for our suc...

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21 June 2018

Would you join a gym if the membership was VAT-free?

The BBC reported that the boss of Britain's largest gym chain is calling for the government to remove VAT from gym memberships in a bid to i...

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20 June 2018

How to actually start the task you’ve been avoidin...

These useful tips will help you increase productivity by getting things done, avoiding excuses and embracing the challenge you've been putti...

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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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