skip to Main Content
Menu
Search Filter
5 Tips to minimise the effects of the changes to the taxation of dividends
Accounts   
Changes to the taxation of dividends post 6th of April 2016 The government recently announced significant changes to the existing dividends taxation regime for UK companies. The changes apply from 6th of April 2016 onwards, and in comparison with the…
READ MORE
Steering Your Business through Calm Waters
Accounts   
Bruce Aldridge via Flickr: http://bit.ly/1rECRFE You are the Captain of Your Ship As the director of your own limited company you are essentially the captain of the ship. You set sail, decide which way to steer and how fast because…
READ MORE
8 Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make and How to Avoid them
Accounts   
1. Don’t be daunted Many entrepreneurs set themselves almost unachievable goals. While idealism and dreams are great qualities in an entrepreneur, setting unrealistic goals often means disappointment and it can also mean you will be more likely to cave in…
READ MORE
Why All Growing SMEs Need a Super Hero
Accounts   
The holy grail of any small business when starting out is to grow turnover, take on staff, and steadily increase marketing activity with the aim of driving their business to the ‘next level’. What this means in practice can be…
READ MORE
What is a Business Health Check and How Does it Work?
Accounts   
What is a Business Health Check and How Does it Work? Are you ready to grow your business but not sure what is possible, or alternatively do you feel that something is holding you back from increased efficiency and profitability?…
READ MORE
There is no substitute for hard to give you a chance of being successful.
HR   
I am sure that you, like me, have read those articles in magazines and online Blogs that tell you all about; the 10 characteristics of great leaders and the 7 ways to get the best from your employees; even the…
READ MORE
Three Top Tips For Getting The Most Out Of Your Relationship With Your HR Consultant
HR   
Have you made the decision to work with an HR consultant to tackle people management issues within your business? This could be an excellent choice, and a tactic that could really pave the way for sleeker and more efficient working…
READ MORE
Going International
HR   
Yes of course, go for it. There’s a vast world of opportunity out there to be exploited BUT, beware crocodiles; or at least an ocean of potential sharks that can come and eat you. Things to consider before you even…
READ MORE
Three ways to boost your team’s performance this year
HR   
A month into 2016, and no doubt you have big plans for the year ahead -targets to meet and goals to smash? Fashion industry leader? And if you want to ensure that these plans become a reality, then you’ll be…
READ MORE
Customer Credit Strategy- A Powerful Business Tool
Accounts   
What is Credit Control and Why is it Important? Credit control is a system every business should have in place in order to make sure that once a sale is made it can be realised as cash or liquid resources.…
READ MORE
Alignment is the half-brother of Values.
HR   
“Alignment is the half-brother of Values. Much is made of conflict and how it can be a great creative force, which is true if it’s harnessed properly but unfettered conflict and back biting will tear the business to pieces. Equally…
READ MORE
Are Your Staff Taking Enough Breaks?
HR   
Research by Bupa has revealed that almost two thirds of British workers are too busy to take the twenty-minute lunch break that is required by law when they’re working shifts of six hours or more. In fact, a whopping 28%…
READ MORE
FUNDING BASICS: The Road Map to Obtain the Right Funding for Your Business
Finance   
Create a “Funding Road Map” Aiming high is only an option when you know exactly what you are aiming for. Whether you need funding to start a new business adventure, or you need funding to grow your existing business there…
READ MORE
The 2 Most Common Mistakes Businesses Make With Intellectual Property
Legal   
  The 2 Most Common Mistakes Businesses Make With Intellectual Property 1. Failing to Consider Protection Many new and existing businesses don’t consider or simply don’t get round to protecting their Intellectual Property (IP), thereby placing themselves in a vulnerable…
READ MORE
7 Steps to Your Creative Business Financial Success
Finance   
1. Focus on one Area and be the Best! The most successful creative businesses are the ones who do something different. Every creative is unique in their own way, but in order to succeed financially, great design is not always…
READ MORE
Fashion Career Advice: Pay
Finance, HR   
More fact. People, almost universally do not work just for the money. Yes it’s important and some people have greater need for money than others but you won’t attract and keep people simply by throwing money at them. And if…
READ MORE
Fashion Advice: What does fear tell you?
Motivation, Self Development   
What does fear tell you as you go into that next pitch or as you sit down to create? Fear keeps us away from new experiences, stops us looking at changing things that we are unhappy with and from learning…
READ MORE
Being creative about motivating your people
Motivation, Self Development   
Motivating the people who work for you isn’t all about expensive initiatives that you can’t afford, such as bonuses, salary increases, weekend conferences abroad, outdoor team building events. There are plenty of other things you can introduce for little financial…
READ MORE
What is Intellectual Property?
Legal   
What is Intellectual Property? The importance of IP is often underestimated, perhaps due to its intangible nature – IP includes patents, trade marks, copyright and designs. All businesses own IP in some form or other. Regardless of what you bring…
READ MORE
Fashion Career Advice: How to Set up a Limited Company
Business Plan, Legal   
  Do you have a great creative idea or product that you are thinking of turning into a business, or are you already set up as a successful freelancer ready to take the plunge into a more formal business structure?…
READ MORE
RUNNING A FASHION COMPETITION
Development   
Fashion Rider is back again to provide professional advice on some major areas within the world of Fashion. In last weeks article we spoke to Tahir Basheer who is an Industry member, specialising in fashion and media law for leading…
READ MORE
Top 6 SEO tips to make your fashion brand stand out online
Public Relations   
Online fashion sales are predicted to more than double over the next five years. But as the marketplace grows how can you ensure your brand doesn’t get lost in the mire? According to Andreas Voniatis, MD of search optimised PR specialist Alchemy…
READ MORE
TAHIR’S TIPS: FASHION-TECH START-UP
Legal   
As promised Fashion Rider is back with another fantastic set of tips from Tahir Basheer, an Industry member who specialises in fashion and media law for leading London-based law firm, Sheridans. This week we will be exploring the world of…
READ MORE
10 Ways To Be More Sustainable
Sustainability   
By Sarah Ditty, Editor-in-Chief of SOURCE Intelligence, Ethical Fashion Forum Design At least 1.2 million tonnes of clothing and textiles are dumped into landfills in the UK every year. Only 16% of discarded clothing gets recycled or reused every year.…
READ MORE
Introducing Headshot London
Development, Venues   
At Fashion Rider, we pride ourselves on working with some of the UK’s best and most talented creative’s. Being in the creative industry ourselves, we know that finding the best and most suitable photographer, makeup artist, stylist or designer is…
READ MORE
1 2 3 5
Back To Top