Top 5 Tips for Reducing Telecoms Costs at Your Business

Top 5 Tips for Reducing Telecoms Costs at Your Business

Apr 08

1. Understand your needs and usage Make sure you know the services you are paying for, what they cost and what you are actually using! 2. Check invoices carefully You may be surprised how often bills have errors on them. 3. Manage usage Create sensible guidelines for how employees should use their phones and proactively monitor all usage. 4. Review contracts In particular make sure your...

Auditel: Successful management of numerous utility suppliers at numerous locations

Auditel: Successful management of numerous utility suppliers at numerous locations

Mar 26

A year ago we were commissioned to manage the gas, electricity, fixed line telephone and mobile call costs of a hospitality group with several up-market venues. We’ve just done a review of the year’s work and I’m delighted to report that we have found savings of over £65,000 on these overheads, which is a saving of over 32%. The relationship with our client has been great and what...

Auditel: lowering the cost of doing business

Auditel: lowering the cost of doing business

Mar 26

To showcase how Auditel helps restaurants lower their costs, we’ve put together this section on our website, including a great short video. It’s well worth a look and you’ll see yours truly (Chris Bourke) in action! http://auditel.co.uk/costs-sectors/restaurants/

Sherrards’ Property Litigator Features in Hard-Hitting Channel 5 Documentary on Britain’s Debt Collectors

Sherrards’ Property Litigator Features in Hard-Hitting Channel 5 Documentary on Britain’s Debt Collectors

Mar 12

A lawyer at Sherrards Solicitors who specialises in property litigation, recently featured in ‘Can’t Pay? We’ll Take it Away’, a Channel 5 documentary that explores the everyday, often confrontational challenges faced by debtors, creditors and debt collectors. The emotionally challenging story featured in the documentary screened on 10th March 2014 involved Mark Talbot, a chartered...

The Crane Index

The Crane Index

Jan 30

An article by Bond Street photographer Mark Weeks. Looking north from the Perspective Building One of my first memories of moving back to London back in 2006 was a late summer walk with Lee. While standing on the Wobbly Bridge, we were amazed at the sheer number of cranes we could see count: twenty-seven cranes. Like my dad, I have a excellent memory for numbers, so even all these years later,...

Tailored Commercial Property Insurance

Tailored Commercial Property Insurance

Jan 22

Green Park Insurance Services Ltd (GPIS) is a specialist general insurance broker in the private client and commercial property markets, providing expert advice and structured insurance programmes for high net worth individuals and investors in property. GPIS delivers a tailored approach to these very different areas of insurance. Our Commercial Property Insurance team looks after over £10...

Handy Hints for Employers- successful on-boarding

Handy Hints for Employers- successful on-boarding

Dec 13

Following my attendance at a talk by given by Kevin Eyres, former European MD of LinkedIn, I was reminded of the importance of why successful on-boarding of new staff is crucial for achieving corporate objectives. Recruiting new staff is challenging in itself, however it is only the start of the relationship. If new staff members are to remain with the company and add future value then it is...

2013 Autumn Statement overview

2013 Autumn Statement overview

Dec 06

Our accountants Simmons Gainsford LLP give an overview of the Chancellor’s 2013 Autumn Statement: “Chancellor hails recovery but ‘the job is not yet done’   Chancellor George Osborne presented his 2013 Autumn Statement to the House of Commons in relatively buoyant form. He announced that economic growth forecasts for this year have more than doubled from 0.6% to...