Our licensees Tinies got in the charitable spirit on Friday 17th November by organising a cake sale from their office to raise funds for Children in Need.
Professional Women in Business held their final meeting of 2018 - and managed an end of year snap around the Christmas tree!
Most should find themselves with a little extra in their pockets with increases to the personal allowance and the basic rate band but no increases to income tax rates or National Insurance
Tom Cella from Kinetic IT at Basepoint Dartford, approached Basepoint in the summer with an idea to raise money for the charity. Cardiomyopathy is the centre’s chosen charity and Basepoint were delighted with the idea and offered their support. Tom arranged a reform of his band of which he is the lead singer, and invited duo Nexus to sing at a charity fundraiser gig he organised for Saturday 21st October.
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force next May, with fines for non-compliance reaching as high as €20m or 4% of global turnover, whichever is higher. Yet despite the fact that just about every business in the UK – and yes, that includes your business – will fall under its remit, a recent YouGov survey found that less than a third (29%) of UK firms have started to prepare for it.