Finance and Festivities: How to prepare your business this winter

Prepare your business for winter

The winter season is fast approaching; and with it, the increased expenses that inevitably follow this time of year. This year, we want to offer you some handy information that will help you prepare for the coming season, including many of the expenses you’ll most likely face. The weather is cooling down; expenses are going up, so it’s an ideal time to reduce costs in many areas of your business. From dealing with upcoming festivals to preparing for festivities on a budget, we want to be sure that you’re ready for everything this festive season will bring. You can expect a wide range of posts on plenty of great topics, so make sure you’re checking back to learn more! We have given you a taste of what to expect below:

Structuring staff performance appraisals

You need a great performance from your staff, and as 2018 draws to a close, you want to be sure that you complete their performance appraisals in the right way. How should you structure them? Are there important details you’re missing that could help you get more out of your staff? We’ll also help you set up better performance appraisals for the year ahead.

Our top tips for getting an accurate business energy bill

If you want to know where your energy expenses are going and what you can expect to spend each month then this blog post is for you. If you don’t want that bill to be unexpectedly high–or worse, unexpectedly low, leaving you dealing with the need to catch up in the following month, then our tips will help you get a more accurate energy bill that you can count on.

Energy myths

Trick or truth? There are plenty of energy myths out there, and we’re going to hunt out the little ghouls and disprove them. You’ll get a better look at how to really manage your energy needs and what energy myths could be ruining your energy management plans too.

How to read your gas and electricity meters

Your energy meters determine how much energy you’ve used. Do you know how to read it accurately so that you can estimate your own energy uses and allow your provider to also give you more accurate bills? Our handy videos can help you.

Lighting up the skies on Diwali and Bonfire Night

How much energy use really goes into our celebrations anyway? We’ll also discuss some energy-efficient alternatives to celebrate these holidays and how you can benefit from them in your business.

It’s a fun, festive season with plenty of excitement ahead. We want to help you manage your finances, deal with energy costs, and have a great season so that you’re able to make the most of the end-of-the-year festivities and prepare your business for the coming year.

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