Welcome to the Nicki Paddy & Co. Blog.

We are regularly asked questions by our clients, the answers to which are often pertinent to other clients and SME’s. So in a bid to make useful information freely available, we seek to answer the most regularly asked questions or provide some ideas about managing the perennial issues faced by SME’s and growing companies.

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24th June 2015

Break even point – where’s yours?

I am often asked what my key priorities are when running a business and for me, its knowing my break even point ranks alongside cost prices, current stock holdings and most importantly, the bank balance! Why is it important? It is important to know what your break even point is for planning purposes as it […]

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17th June 2015

Ten steps I go through when training and recruiting…

In response to growth in size of many ICB practices, I’ve put together ten top tips on taking on new staff and training them up… 1.    I believe firmly that all bookkeeping offered by the practice should be carried out by members of a professional institute operating under a Practice Licence, with PI insurance and […]

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1st June 2015

Trading with online marketplaces and a few things you should know…

With the rapid decline of the high street and the ascendency of online sales, more and more businesses are using internet channels as a prime source of revenue. As well as your own website, the option to sell on third party online marketplace platforms such as eBay, Amazon, and Etsy etc. can be a major […]

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