View Guest Blog from Quantuma – The return of the hospitality and leisure sector

Guest Blog from Quantuma – The return of the hospitality and leisure sector

The UK’s hospitality and leisure sector has been severely damaged by the pandemic in a number of ways, including the ‘stop-start’ nature of lockdowns. There may be a high level of pent-up demand for restaurants, bars and hotels once ‘normality’ returns. But will our old favourites still be there? Managing Director, Graham Randall, one of…

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View The EFM approach to supporting businesses through difficult times

The EFM approach to supporting businesses through difficult times

Due to the current climate, business owners across the UK and Ireland, are likely to have had to make staff cuts including reducing finance team headcount in order to keep their businesses afloat. When you’re trying to save every ounce of cash in the business, and business volumes are under pressure, aligning people resource to the new activity level and transferring fixed costs into variable costs will help you to…

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View When Should Your Start-up Hire a Financial Controller?

When Should Your Start-up Hire a Financial Controller?

Every business decision made has a financial impact on your company. Whilst things like tracking revenue, staying on top of accounts payable and receivables, and administering payroll are essential to your business, non-financial transactions will undoubtedly also have an impact. While it may have been easy for the business owner to manage these various tasks when they were first starting out, it becomes increasingly…

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View Looking for funding? First get your business plan right

Looking for funding? First get your business plan right

Does your start-up need an injection of capital to get off the ground? Are you looking to move to the next stage of business growth? If the answer to either of these questions is yes, then are you ready to take the plunge into the world of fundraising? Stage one is to prepare a sound…

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View Cost-effective Finance Director support for domiciliary care business

Cost-effective Finance Director support for domiciliary care business

Background A specialist care company had lost impetus and relationships between the directors deteriorated, with no clear vision for the future. Two of the business partners proposed to buy out the other two, one of whom was the FD and therefore required financial expertise to support the remaining directors. The company operated several care homes,…

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View Guest Blog from Purbeck Insurance – Personal Guarantees required under the COVID Recovery Loan Scheme

Guest Blog from Purbeck Insurance – Personal Guarantees required under the COVID Recovery Loan Scheme

Purbeck Personal Guarantee Insurance, provider of the UK’s only Personal Guarantee Insurance to SME business owners and directors has welcomed the new Government backed Recovery Loan Scheme launching in April 2021[i] but fears many small business owners will agree to providing a Personal Guarantee for loans over £250,000, without fully understanding the risks and how…

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View EFM FC, Tracy Lewis, receives glowing testimonial from consulting client

EFM FC, Tracy Lewis, receives glowing testimonial from consulting client

Many congratulations to our EFM Associate Financial Controller, Tracy Lewis, on your recent client feedback. “Tracy has been an absolute asset to me. It’s a complete service when it comes to her support. Tracy takes the time to understand your business and understand you as a person. Her budget friendly teachings makes me feel more…

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