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Business Continuity Planning
This article explains how to make a continuity plan to ensure that a business can operate as effectively as possible if a serious incident occurs.
Healthy ageing and funding for Business
The healthy ageing challenge asks industry and researchers to develop products and services to help people remain independent, productive, active and ...
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The Grand Challenge Missions: Our Industrial Strategy in 2019
A review of the grand challenges that make up the Governments Industrial Strategy
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Developing a Marketing Plan
Developing a marketing plan is one of the most effective ways for a small business to survive and thrive, especially in increasingly competitive times
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Strategic planning for growth
Creating a strategic plan is a key component of planning for growth. It will help prepare a realistic vision for the future of your business and maxim...
Higher Education Strategy
See the latest updates on the SWLEP Higher Education Strategy and access the downloads
guide
A brief guide to business continuity planning
In this short guide, we will explore how you can prepare for the unforeseen with focus on your IT and business-critical systems.
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How to check your business pulse
In times of challenge, what are the best business analytics and reports to keep an eye on?
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Preparing Your Organisation For Growth
Companies that address their organizational weaknesses as they implement growth strategies give themselves an advantage.
guide
Market Information and Statistics
This factsheet provides an overview of some of the main sources of market information and statistical data available and how to access them.
guide
Introduction to Intellectual Property Rights
This guide provides brief descriptions of UK and European IP rights.
guide
Costing and Pricing a Product or Service
It is important to understand the impact of pricing on profitability and be able to choose the best pricing strategy for a business.
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Creating a Marketing Strategy
This factsheet explains the importance of having a marketing strategy, and how to use it properly to maximise the success of a business. It also inclu...
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Profiling Your Target Market
This factsheet provides an introduction to profiling your target market and customers and explains the importance of fully understanding their needs.
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Carrying Out a SWOT Analysis
This factsheet explains the benefits of carrying out a SWOT analysis and provides an overview of the analysis process. It lists a series of useful que...
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Appointing a Non-Executive Director
This guide looks at the duties involved in the role, the legal responsibilities, the time commitment expected of non-executive directors.
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Choosing the Right Legal Structure
This factsheet outlines the main legal structures for a business (sole trader, partnership, LTD, LLP and CIC).

The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales

Nov 9, 2017, 10:55 AM
ICAEW is a world leading professional membership organisation that promotes, develops and supports more than 147,000 members worldwide. They provide members with knowledge and guidance, and ensure ICAEW Chartered Accountants are meeting the highest ethical and technical standards. As financial experts they act in the public interest offering insights into business and the economy that help to shape government policy and regulation.
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Url : https://www.icaew.com/

As leaders in accountancy, finance and business our members have the knowledge, skills and commitment to maintain the highest professional standards and integrity. Together we contribute to the success of individuals, organisations, communities and economies around the world.

You will find chartered accountants working in every part of the economy providing advice and financial expertise that informs the management of the businesses and public sector organisations alike. Many ICAEW chartered accountants become partners or financial directors, with 83% of FTSE 100 companies having an ICAEW chartered accountant on their board.(Source: ICAEW member data at January 2015, FTSE 350 data at December 2014.)

 

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House lending falls sharply in Q2
House lending falls quickly but recovery is expected to follow.
Want a Kickstart?
The Kickstart is a 6-month paid job with a local employer scheme and is funded by the Government. It...
Swindon Council rejects science park plan
Wasdell warns it may relocate after science park plans fall through.
SsangYong Motors moving HQ to Swindon
Company to relocate from Luton.
Chippenham to lose its Pizza Express restaurant as...
Chippenham Pizza Express is on the list of branches to be permanently closed as part of a major rest...
SMEs 'now more optimistic' says report
Entrepreneurs 'ready to get moving' again after covid-19.

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Negotiation tips for converting business and increasing sales.
People Development: Engaging with your Employees to retain them during market ch...
To give employees purpose throughout their career journey, the engagement of an employee plays a vital role in retaining them.
Meet your adviser from Business West; Q&A with Andrew Mercer
Catch up with Business West's Business Adviser for Swindon, Andrew Mercer, to find out more about his role and how we can help businesses to start and...
Starting out in your own company – It’s tougher than you could possibly imagine...
Tips for Start ups from someone that is 2 years in with a startup, that helps Businesses to develop and grow. Highlighting just how hard starting a ne...
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SWOT it Out
A SWOT analysis is a strategic planning tool designed to help you to understand your business according to its strengths, weaknesses, opportunities an...
Interview with Steven Smith, Founder of Poundland
Alison Edgar recently interviewed Steven Smith, founder of Poundland to find out what exactly made his business tick
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Research scientist changes career
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