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Plumbing & Social Media with Todd Glister

In this podcast we talk about how Todd Glister got started in the trade, he shares his tips for using social media and some funny stories along the...

Adventures in trade

How Travis Perkins is going digital

In the second episode of Adventures in Trade, we spoke to John Godwin, the director of digital and marketing at the UK's largest trade brand Travis...

Making Tax Digital (MTD)

MTD for ITSA practical tips

The deadline for MTD for ITSA compliance is fast approaching, but there are still several things you can do now to prepare your business.

Making Tax Digital (MTD)

When does MTD start?

MTD for VAT starts for the first VAT return that any business does for the first period starting on or after 1st April 2018.

skilled workers

5 benefits of upskilling in the trades

Why upskill? Mick Fitzgerald, Director of Options Skills, shares his top five benefits of upskilling in the trades industry.

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Should I get an electric van?

In the first episode of Adventures in Trade, we spoke to Paul Thorley from Solent Vehicle Consultants to learn if Electric Vans are the future of the...

Top Tips to reduce Van Theft

Recent years have seen a major rise in theft from vans owned by installers and other trades people. For those that have been hit, the result is major...

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Tool theft breaks businesses

Despite the grim statistics on tool thefts, Powered Now members can protect their business easily with ARMD, explains Duncan Jackson, co-founder of...

Construction Industry Scheme (CIS)

Construction Industry Scheme (CIS) FAQs

In this article, we answer the most frequently asked questions about CIS (the Construction Industry Scheme).

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