Hello folks. My week was by no means perfect. Having said that it was better than the previous few weeks.
As we approach the end of the 2018/19 tax year end, I forced myself to think about making provision for retirement. I should have done it years earlier. Part of the reason for not addressing this area is I did not want to think about old age and not being able to work. Continue reading “My Week: Retirement”
Hello folks. It is my usual line, it was a busy week. I am in the swing of work now. I think I have now reached the good old days level of my motivation and work output.
I am now using work as therapy to move forward from the past. It appears to be working. Continue reading “My Week: Admin Support”
Hello folks. As a small practice owner, I have no doubt, you understand, one of our key objectives is to at least maintain the client base to meet our costs and generate a profit that meets our income needs.
More recently, like any business, FT Practice is going through a difficult time in terms of a lower client base compared to this time last year. As I have mentioned in my previous blogs, last year, for a few months I took my eye of the practice. Continue reading “My Week: Shrinking Practice”
Hello folks. It was a busy and stressful week. There were a variety of issues that I had to address.
As I mentioned in Any Answers, FT Practice Ltd, has an office lease of 999 years. It is a retail unit.
Until recently, I had no idea how much control the Freeholder has and how difficult Freeholder can be. Continue reading “My Week: Bricks and mortar”
Hello folks. I am finding it a little challenging to draft today’s My Week. I think this is because my week was not structured. I did not plan my week/next day. I left it as a free-floating week, similar to POTUS executive time.
As you may know, one of the White House leaks showed 60% of POTUS time is not planned. 90% of my week was not structured. Continue reading “My Week: Executive Time”
Hello folks. I am keen to get today’s topic of My Week, out of my chest. I wanted to draft today’s My Week a lot earlier. Until now, I did not have the time.
We make business decisions that affect our practice every day. Some of the decisions we make do not have a significant impact on the practice if a decision does not go in our favour. A good example of this is buying a laptop or a desktop.
Continue reading “My Week: Business Decisions”
Hello folks. It is finally over. You know what I am talking about, of course, it is retailers equivalent of our Christmas season – JANUARY. Not a good one.
Reading Any Answers, it was the same for other accountants. Good to know I was not the only one who went through a tough month.
Continue reading “My Week: What’s next?”