Practical Ways Your Business Can Cut Down Its Fleet Costs

Practical Ways Your Business Can Cut Down Its Fleet Costs Many companies operate a fleet of vehicles used exclusively by its employees. These “company cars” are typically used by employees that travel to customer sites on a daily basis, senior management and directors, and, of course, those that are offered a car as a perk of their job. Fleet operators usually lease brand new cars from specialist fleet companies, as it means they can claim back some of the VAT paid on these vehicles and apply the cost against their capital allowances. Photo via Flickr But, as many fleet managers will tell you, operating a fleet of cars can often be a costly endeavour. The good news is that there are many practical steps you can take to lower the costs of operating a fleet of cars, and these steps can be

Why Is It Important To Get Your Business Professionally Evaluated

Why Is It Important To Get Your Business Professionally Evaluated Properly evaluating a business can be hard work. There are many different factors that go into understanding how much a business is really worth. So before you go and try to do it yourself or hire someone that isn't experienced, take a look at some of the main reasons for hiring a professional. The last thing you want to do is get the wrong evaluation numbers on your business and sell it for much less than it's worth.  Organized Documentation If you ever plan to try and sell your business, then using a professional and reputable company will be a cornerstone for your sale. You will be able to provide documentation that the valuation was legitimate and then provide them with all of the paperwork to prove the business is worth what you

Netflix vs Lovefilm – The Showdown

Netflix vs Lovefilm – The Showdown There are loads of streaming services here in the UK, so it can be hard to decide which one you should grace your TV with. The two most popular are definitely Netflix and Lovefilm though, as they have the widest selection of programs and films ready for customers to watch. TV shows like Breaking Bad and the Walking Dead can all be enjoyed for just a small fee per month - much more convenient than buying your own boxset or renting the physical DVD. Both Netflix and Lovefilm seem to offer a neverending library of things to watch, with apps that even cover the different platforms so you can watch your favourite show wherever you are. Read on for a showdown between these two streaming services to decide which one is right for you: Photo Source Binge

The Pros And Cons Of eReaders Over Traditional Paperback Books

The Pros And Cons Of eReaders Over Traditional Paperback Books Flickr Over the last three years, eReaders have become incredibly popular all over the world. Indeed, within the last twelve months, it has been announced that online sales of eBooks have taken over from the paperback market, which means a seriously large amount of people have invested in these devices. But are they are good? Personally, I quite like them, yet today we’re going to take a quick look at some of the pros and cons in the hope of settling the debate once and for all and determining whether or not the eReader will ever replace traditional paperbacks completely.   I actually wrote a book myself last year and published it using a popular print-on-demand service. However, while I did attract a few hundred initial sales, it

Improve your mornings and invest in a great bathroom routine

Improve your mornings and invest in a great bathroom routine Have you ever met someone who is great in the morning? These people seem to be a figment of your imagination.  It is easy to see why people are not great in the morning, from the first sound of the alarm, to the second you leave the house, and everything that goes in between. A hectic morning can increase your stress levels and does not give you a good platform for the rest of the day.  There is one part of the morning you can improve on, and that is the washing and grooming part. Do you spend too much time preparing yourself for the day ahead? Or, is it the case of not being able to find what you need quickly and without fuss?  Ensuring that the washing and grooming part is ruthlessly efficient, whilst also being a space in which you