August 2 2014 Latest news:
The World Cup is days away - but with fears that staff might be distracted by the Brazilian football festival, Harriet Howes, employment lawyer at Norwich-based Howes Percival offers her tips on handling World Cup Fever
Setting up a part-time business is becoming a popular choice amongst entrepreneurs as many people turn to self employment to supplement their income during these times of economic hardship. It is also a way of reducing the risks associated with starting a business. For many start-up businesses the biggest single cost is the owner’s salary and starting whilst still employed can reduce this salary burden.
I was reminded last week, when working with one of my clients, that exporting for the first time can be a daunting prospect for a business.