Understand your brand In the first instance, define how you would like to position your company – where do you fit now in the market relative to your competition and where do you want to be? What words would you use to describe your brand? Don’t just think about obvious functional aspects, but also consider […]
To celebrate the launch of our new book, “Preparing to set up your limited company”, Stela (our marketing guru) has shared her experience with you in this series of blog posts – they’re packed with tips and advice to help you come up with the perfect name for your new business. Before you dive into […]
Download your free copy of our first eBook, launching today, and find how you can form a limited company with confidence. If you already have one, share it with your friends and help them get started in no time. When you read our book you’ll find some great ideas on how to come up with […]
Some may have suffered a dip in rates through the recession but the majority of our clients still had plenty of contracts and projects throughout the lean times. In fact, recessions and uncertain economic climates tend to increase the use of contractors and freelancers as companies seek to increase the flexibility in their workforce. Looking […]
It’s easy to get engrossed in building the business by chasing contracts or leads, looking after existing customers and keeping on top of cash flow, but have you looked at ways to work smarter and make money by saving money? We’ve all done it, as contractors and freelancers we are so busy doing business we […]
If you’re a Plus or Premium client then inniAccounts can automatically keep track of repeating payments – for example phone or broadband bills, loan repayments, insurance premiums, bank interest or even oboe lessons (assuming you’re a professional oboist). You’ll get a reminder on your homepage when the bill is due and you’ll also find the accuracy of the ‘available cash’ report improves as inniAccounts is better able to forecast upcoming payments. You’ll find the feature by clicking on ‘Money Manager’ on your company’s admin page.
Now that the iPhone is available on all mobile networks it seems to be taking over the communications world – day by day it grows more ubiquitous, especially amongst business people. As you’d expect with an Apple device, the iPhone looks great and makes you feel flash just by pulling it out of your pocket, but it’s not just a pretty face: more and more applications are being created for busy professionals, aimed at doing everything from keeping track of your calendar to finding your client’s new offices. So here’s our review of some of the best iPhone apps on the market.
As I’m sure you’ll know, many members of the inniAccounts team are experienced contractors and freelancers. So this week we’ve put our heads together, put our bookmarks on the table and come up with our list of the top twenty-five contracting sites and resources that make our lives a little bit easier.