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From the Business Godparent

Freedom Day is here!

The 19th July has arrived and there is a lot going on for businesses. With the effects of Brexit, furlough withdrawal, supply chain issues, and cash flow challenges, ‘Freedom Day’ is a welcome moment in this pandemic

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Go for Growth

The UK has become a nation of accidental savers; an interesting side-effect of the Covid-19 restrictions. Guess how much more we were saving in the first two lockdowns…

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Looking back at 2020

So… what will 2020 be remembered for? I ask because perspective matters here. It could, of course, be remembered as the year of Brexit, the year we couldn’t visit family, and the year we saw the biggest dip in business activity ever.

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What is your new norm?

Back in March, we were told to work from home if we could. Then the message was reversed, as the likes of Costa Coffee and Pret A Manger struggled without the office trade footfall.

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The Business Godparent

As we come out of hibernation and the bustle returns, there’s no doubt that many of us are now bracing for more stress.

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The Positives of Lockdown…

Fairly quickly into lockdown it was reported that alcohol sales skyrocketed, along with the consumption of homemade cakes.

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From redundancy to start-up… Now’s a great time!

Essendon may be able to help… If you run your own company then there’ll be a time when you need to raise some business funding. It can be quite a daunting task in these uncertain times.

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We’re all in this together

Life regularly throws curved balls, and by Jove the UK is tackling a few this year. What with Brexit, floods, and Covid-19, it’s certainly been turbulent, to say the least.

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Are you looking for business funding?

Essendon may be able to help… If you run your own company then there’ll be a time when you need to raise some business funding. It can be quite a daunting task in these uncertain times.

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Welcome to the 1st edition of The Business Godparent

Welcome to the 1st edition of The Business Godparent. A publication that aims to provide business owners with valuable updates, useful tips, guidance on technology, and friendly support.

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About Roger – The Business Godparent

Essendon was set up by Roger Eddowes in 2014, and he swiftly made a point of expanding the skills, knowledge, and expertise of the practice to ensure businesses are fully catered for with respect to their accounting needs.

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Welcome to the 2nd edition of The Business Godparent

Welcome to the 2nd edition of The Business Godparent. A publication that aims to provide business owners with valuable updates, useful tips, guidance on technology, and friendly support.

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Welcome to the 3rd edition of The Business Godparent!

An important aspect to Essendon is our strong network of contacts and collaborators, and we always seek to connect our clients with the people they need.

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Benefits of a good accountant

A great accountant will help you stay the distance.

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Essendon 5th Birthday! A thank you

Essendon was proud to host its 5th birthday party recently and I wanted to thank everyone for their support over the last five years…

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Looking into 2020

Another decade begins and I am sure we’re all wishing for some stability.

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