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I cannot believe this service exists and is free – it’s honestly a little bit of magical! Best move I’ve made so far. Also a huge thank you to the team for being so kind and helpful!” Flora Docherty, The Shakespeare Sessions Sept 2020
Hertfordshire Chamber of Commerce have launched the Entrepreneur Foundation, designed to nurture and grow a new network of enterprising individuals; offering a two-year initiative of guidance, training and support, supplied by Founders, Supporters and by the Chamber itself. This initiative is supported by HM Lord-Lieutenant of Hertfordshire, Robert Voss CBE CstJ, who commented: “It gives […]
STANTA’s Operations Manager Ginny Cooper, celebrated 20 years of working at STANTA at the beginning of July by being interviewed by Verulam Radio. Ginny explained how the team had adapted to remote working and continued to give much-needed advice to new and existing clients during the COVID lockdown. Their popular and highly regarded training courses […]
SADC have launched The Local Authority Discretionary Grants Fund and it is now open for applications for those businesses who have not received any other grant. You must be able to demonstrate that you have had a significant drop in income due to the Covid-19 restrictions. Grants will be considered for market traders, bed […]
The Self-employed Income Support Scheme (SEISS) has been updated and launched. Click here to see if you’re eligible: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/claim-a-grant-through-the-coronavirus-covid-19-self-employment-income-support-scheme If you want any advice on claiming, email firstname.lastname@example.org or speak to your accountant. Certax Accountancy Services can advise, email:email@example.com.
Your business will be judged by how you handle yourself, so remain professional and ensure your posts reflect your brand values. Maintain a clear marketing strategy (In the 1930’s recession, it was proven that those businesses that continued to market themselves, grew quicker when it ended) Adapt to suit the current market (ie restaurants doing […]
Well, it’s the end of week three of the new reality of living with the measures introduced to reduce the spread of the Covid-19 virus and we hope you are remaining healthy and safe – which is what matters most. We want to keep you up to date with all the latest help and support […]
Working hard, or hardly working? That’s often a misconception when someone says they are ‘working from home’. Daytime TV, online shopping, never ending coffee breaks, all from the comfort of bed. But, working from home isn’t always as luxurious and simple as some may think. In many ways, it can be much harder than working […]
We are acutely aware of the difficulties many businesses are experiencing as a result of the COVID-19 virus outbreak and wanted to let you know that whilst we are working from home for the foreseeable future, we are still available by email, or for Zoom or Skype meetings. We are here to help your business […]
Please find below important information regarding updates and support for Herts businesses from council regulatory teams on the following subjects: Business support for diversification e.g food deliveries, manufacturing hand sanitiser Business Support for the new business closure legislation Business rates grants current message to businesses Operation Shield – businesses’ wanting to volunteer Business support for […]