Spencer Tuttle, VP EMEA at data firm, ThoughtSpot shares his thoughts on how businesses can drive working capital during a pandemic.
With gloomy forecasts surrounding the potential impact of Brexit on UK businesses, Rory Dunn, sales director at Portman Asset Finance, explains how the flexibility of asset finance is allowing many companies to buck the trend and achieve real growth.
When it comes to running a business, working capital is crucial, but how does one set out to find out the true wellbeing of the finances?
Peter Ewen, managing director at ABN AMRO Commercial Finance, charts the evolution of asset-based lending as part of a new Real Business digital guide looking at the finance option.
Russell Gould, COO at Everline and ezbob, crunches some numbers and looks at whether small businesses are being turned off of pursuing future growth because of a lack of expansion capital.
The old adage “cash is king” is never truer than in a weak economy. Here are seven signs that your cashflow is in trouble and remedial action is needed.
It’s tough enough persuading banks to offer new loan facilities on reasonable terms or renewing existing credit lines ??? without putting your foot in your mouth at the meeting.
Q: I’m considering moving towards “just-in-time” production so we can reduce the costs of holding stocks and improve cash flow. But I’m nervous about glitches in the system ??? and letting customers down. How do you balance stock and working capital at Timpson?
Forecasting sales can be a tricky business ??? and the fragile economy is making the process downright puzzling. We’ve compiled six tips for better forecasting.
We all know how to account for a new computer or desk by showing it as a fixed asset on the balance sheet and gradually writing off the cost over its useful life. But what about non-tangible assets?
To improve our working capital, I'm thinking about banning cheques in all our stores – they only add to the delay with payment. Have you done this? And if not, why not?
Financial director Robert Murphy gives ten tips to make your business budgets more robust, realistic and valuable.