• Why the 1% Matters

      Last week I had the opportunity to meet a pretty amazing individual (though he would be the last person to acknowledge this!). Successful businessman, David Ryley, had an idea for a great new charity in 2015 called the 1% Matters Fund. It provides small grants to local community projects who are helping young people, […]

    Did you know 55% of Accountants seek a better work life balance when seeking a new job?

    55% of accountants seek a better work-life balance when considering a new job.

    Some really interesting statistics and analysis came to light following a survey concluded by CIMA at the end of January 2017.  More than half (55%) of the qualified accountants who responded, cited flexibility and a greater work-life balance as their biggest motivations when looking for and considering a new job. This is a big increase from […]

    Mental Health - The 3 most important things you need to know

    Mental Health – the 3 most important things you need to know.

    May 2017 is Mental Health Month. Everyone from Prince Harry to Brad Pitt have commented on this but so have a lot of ordinary people like you and I. For years, this whole topic has been a silent taboo. Hardly anyone has dared to raise this, let alone admit to suffering from mental exhaustion or […]


    Congratulations to all the finalists of East Midlands Business Link Fastest 40 Awards 2017!

      This morning it was brilliant to hear from Ian Evans, Editor at East Midlands Business Link that Sarah-Louise Wykes here has successfully been shortlisted as one of the finalists in the Fastest 40 Professional category this year! We are all thrilled for her but also for all the other finalists too. These awards are […]