Written by our experienced business advisors, this catalogue explores many issues associated with running an SME business.
Here we comment upon the latest business trends and relevant financial information, as well as explore topics such as how to structure your company for growth, and how to develop KPIs that will add value to your business.
From humble beginnings: Often the business starts with just the founder and perhaps an assistant. As the business grows, new people are brought in and they start to cover more and more roles. Often this...Read More
As mentioned in our article “Prepping a successful board meeting” 2 key parts of the meeting are taking minutes and circulating actions. Follow this link for handy templates for these tasks. This work is critical to...Read More
Organising a board meeting would seem to be a routine task; prepare an agenda, assemble minutes and reports from management, identify the decisions the Board must make, assemble all the pre-reading and get it to...Read More
Why do I need a board agenda for my meeting? The board agenda outlines the list of things to be discussed. It ensures the board stays focused on issues they should be discussing and provides...Read More
We often find that many SME owners don’t see the value of holding regular board meetings. When we ask business owners how often they hold a board meeting, a large percentage answer “once a year”...Read More
The principle duties and objectives of a board of directors are to: A. Ensure that the business is run in the best interests of the shareholders. This essentially means running the business to maximise profit within...Read More