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5 Reasons You Don’t Want to Miss Fusion EMEA 2019
Still undecided about attending Fusion this year? Here is a list of just five of the top reasons you really don’t want to miss #SAPConcurFusion in June. SAP Concur Fusion EMEA – 18-19 June, Royal Lancaster LondonJoin our biggest customer event of...

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Product News
The Key Factors in Achieving a Compliant, Efficient Month End
Does your month end start long before the last working day of the month and typically spill into the start of the next? Is it a stressful, inefficient exercise that doesn’t really deliver as much value as you’d like it to? If you use a paper-based...

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Thought Leadership
How Your Business Can Prepare for Brexit, Whatever the Outcome
The news is full of big companies discussing preparing for Brexit. But what about the 99% of businesses in the UK that are small and medium-sized? What preparations should they be making? If you trade with any EU countries or travel to the EU on...

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Thought Leadership
How Much Should Your Business Spend on Travel Expenses?
Here’s a question with a surprising answer. Which is the most expensive city to travel to on business? It’s Caracas, the capital city of Venezuela!1 It may be that travel for your business is more likely to involve Cardiff or Carlisle than...

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Thought Leadership
Looking to Hire a Compliance Officer... What Should You Look For?
Compliance is a constant consideration in the world of a finance professional. But it’s certainly top-of-mind when it comes time for an audit. What will the taxman be looking for when they audit your business? Are you doing everything you should...

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Thought Leadership
How to Create a Risk Management Plan and Why You Need One
In the last two blogs we’ve been looking at compliance and risk issues in growing businesses and how to manage it. In this last blog I’ll show you a three-step process for creating a risk management plan in your business. Cracking the Code on...

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Industry News
Making Tax Digital – Don’t Be Fooled
Meet Frank. He’s the owner of a printing shop in the Midlands. He studied basic accountancy and so he’s always done his own accounts. Over the years, he’s developed a series of Excel spreadsheets that do everything he needs them to do. Profit and...

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Thought Leadership
Have You Got All the Risks in Your Business Covered?
When we think about risk as finance managers, it’s very easy to focus on the risks that fall into our remit. Failing to comply with legislation. Breaching travel and expense policy. Falling victim to fraud. But businesses face other risks too. And...

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Thought Leadership
How Do You Manage Risk and Compliance When it Comes to Employee Spend in Your...
Managing risk and ensuring compliance is a vital part of every finance manager’s role. Yet in the average small to medium-sized business, it’s often one of those areas that gets squeezed because of a lack of time and money. In the next couple of...

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