We’ve been hearing from a number of BBC leavers asking about what’s happening to our rather well-known ‘setting up as a sole trader’ course. This is because the BBC Careerlink service, which has been buying in our courses, shut READ MORE >
Posted on 01 March 2017
iPhone showing Coconut Bank website
Banking is undergoing something of a quiet revolution. There are two main reasons for this:
1/ Since the financial crash of 2007/8 new banks have been encouraged to challenge the high street brands that got us into such a mess.
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Posted on 26 February 2018
[Post Budget update: The VAT threshold will not drop from £85,000 as threatened. It looks like Chancellor Hammond was leant on by his colleagues.
However the government will READ MORE >
Posted on 06 November 2017
Hot off the presses we hear that Class 2 National Insurance will NOT be abolished in April 2018 as planned, but will continue for READ MORE >
Posted on 03 November 2017
If you’re a nervous networker you’re not alone. Most people I meet on training courses feel a bit daunted about going to a networking event or meeting lots of strangers. The good news is READ MORE >
Posted on 26 October 2017
Watching people react to change can be endlessly fascinating, particularly when the changes are announced by the tax office.
First reactions might be muted, as only the nerds have noticed. Then word gets around,READ MORE >
Posted on 30 September 2017