The Nightmare of Moving Business Premises with BT

In March 2017 we moved business premises and naturally a part of this process was to have our telephone and broadband internet services with BT moved to the new site. A quick phonecall to BT assured me that this was a simple process: they would simply move the services to the new site. It sounded […]

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Decorus UK ‘Whistleblowing’ warning letter

My employer recently received a letter on 9th March 2017 from Cambridge Regional College advising that the company I am currently studying an apprenticeship with – Decorus UK Ltd – are being investigated due to a “whistleblowing allegation”. The letter was signed by Paul Skitt, Assistant Principle. As a result, Tutors have cancelled their existing […]

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pay tax on Google Adsense commission

Do I have to pay tax on Google Adsense commission?

Google Adsense is the most popular monetisation program on the internet today. It allows the owners of website, blogs, apps and other electronic media to earn money by placing adverts in strategic places. Every time an advert is clicked, Google pays a percentage commission to the affiliate. As a result, you’ll need to pay tax on […]

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Pay Tax Amazon Associates Earnings

Do I have to pay Tax on Amazon Associates earnings?

If you’re a UK taxpayer and you earn money from Amazon Associates, you have a legal obligation to declare and pay tax on Amazon Associates earnings, regardless of how much you earn from the program. Amazon Associates is an affiliate program which works by paying those who are subscribed to the program a commission for […]

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How to deal with cold calls in the workplace

Cold calls in the workplace can be annoying, and at worst can stop you answering the phone to genuine customers. Companies are using increasingly technical methods of getting through to the ‘right’ person, so how to deal with cold calls in the workplace?   How to deal with cold calls in the workplace Most of […]

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Mobile Phone Etiquette in the Office

Mobile Phone Etiquette in the Office

Mobile Phone Etiquette in the Office is not the same as using your mobile in personal time. If your office relies on mobile phones then it’s you’ve found yourself irritated by at least one colleague and the way they use their phone in the past. From annoying ringtones to unnecessary shouting, there are plenty of […]

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Gable Insurance policies EXPIRE on 16th December 2016

I have today spoken to the FCSC regarding the saga of Gable Insurance AG going into default. They have advised that Gable Insurance policies will EXPIRE on 16th December 2016 and that my company must purchase a new all risks insurance policy with a new insurer. If we fail to do so, we will not be […]

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