Back to business - catch our webinars

As businesses try to return to normality, we are hosting a series of webinars to offer guidance and advice in a number of key areas:

  • Reflect, review and revisit your business plan
  • Learn what each of your key financial reports tells you about your business

 If you have missed any, please find links to each one below.

This page will be regularly updated with the latest webinars which will give you a useful resource to refer back to. Please bookmark this page and view our blogs which will help you build towards a better business.

Please don't hesitate to get in touch if you want to know more.

Know your numbers

9 June 2021

Penny and Jonathan divulge why producing and interpreting key reports drives business success and how, “Identifying where you can make small improvements can have a huge impact on your gross profit.” 

These reports - Trading Account, P&L, Balance Sheet, Statement of Changes in Equity, Director Current Account and Fixed Asset Register, if produced regularly, will drive best practice through your business. Penny demonstrates how you making improvements to your profit and cashflow can, “Create a stronger, more resilient business."

(Webinar in conjunction with the Chichester Chamber of Commerce & Industry)

If you would like to download a 'Guide to Your Financial Reports' please enter your details via the Register link below:

Get Back to Business

5 May 2021

Penny shares an overview of the key activities businesses should undertake - now is a great time to reflect, review and revisit your business plan.

“What we say 'Yes' to defines what we can say 'No' to.”

Focus on what you can control and embrace change applying the 5 A’s of Change - Awareness, Acceptance, Action, Accountability and Acknowledgement.

“The more we all support each other, the better we will all do.”

(Webinar in conjunction with the Chichester Chamber of Commerce & Industry)

Business Continuity Plan

1 April 2020

Penny and Jonathan offer advice to small businesses as they navigate the many challenges now arising as a result of the Coronavirus Pandemic. 

We hope that by following the advice given in this webinar, many businesses will have the best possible chance to survive by working together; keeping businesses alive and people employed. 

Follow our blogs

Blog from the Dog - WTF! I’ve paid the subcontractor gross and now I have to pay his tax as well?

Where’s The Fairness! “I’ve paid the subcontractor gross and now I have to pay his tax as well?!” is not something that contractors in the construction industry want to hear themselvesRead more

Step 2 of Building a Better Business

As Mahatma Ghandi said, “Learn as if you were to live forever”.  Being open to new learning is an essential part of building a better business.  Where could you extend your knowledge? Set aRead more

Blog from the Dog - WTF! Overdrawn director’s loan account puts Lyra on a diet

“Where’s the food?” I asked Jonathan who had explained the unwelcome diet implications of me having overdrawn my loan account in Lyra Enterprises Ltd.Read more

Know Your Numbers

Understanding your financial reports, or knowing your numbers, is critical to business success. It allows you to make better business decisions, measure the impact of those decisions, take correctiveRead more

Building a better business

As an owner-managed business ourselves, we understand at Rowdens that to be in business takes courage and commitment. It’s not easy. We're certain that at times you might question why you’reRead more

Step 1 of Building a Better Business

“The first secret of getting what you want is knowing what you want.” - Arthur D. Hlavaty.  You can’t build a better business without defining exactly what you want. Your business is there toRead more

Welcoming your people back to the workplace

As Covid restrictions continue to ease here in the UK, it’s time to start thinking about the return to the workplace and how you'll welcome your home-working and furloughed staff back into theRead more

Blog from the Dog - WTF: Different tax advice on the timing of pension contributions in 2023

“Well, There’s Fundamental different tax advice on the timing of pension contributions coming up in a couple of years’ time Lyra!” said Jonathan while we were out for a walk at the weekend.Read more

Getting back to business

It goes without saying that change has been a theme of late. In the last year, much of the change we’ve experienced has been out of our control. However, if we focus on what we can influence, such Read more

IR35 and what contractors need to know

6 April saw new changes to the off-payroll working rules. These changes - often known as the IR35 rules - are likely to have a significant impact for any contractors, and if you personally, onlyRead more

Blog from the Dog - March 2021 Budget. WTF%: Increase in Corporation tax rates!

“Well, That’s a Forty % increase in the corporation tax rates between £50,000 and £250,000!” I heard Jonathan mutter as he listened to the budget (well to be truthful it was a lot louderRead more

Surviving the recovery - you didn’t get this far to fail now

At some stage, in the not too distant future, business will return to some semblance of normality. It is important that you: Plan for this recoveryAre ready to take advantage of the opportunitiesRead more
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