Start-ups

Insights that help your business improve, enhance and grow

Is Your Business Eligible for R&D Tax Credits?

As the name suggests R&D Tax Credits are a government incentive to encourage companies across the UK to invest in research and development.

Focus on These Five Areas to Achieve Sustainable Business Growth

Sustainable growth can be defined as realistically achievable growth that a company can maintain without running into problems.

Taking on an Apprentice? – Here’s What You Need to Know

If you’re looking for young, hungry and talented individuals to help push your business forward, an apprentice might be the answer. Indeed, figures released by the Department of Education earlier this year show a 10% increase in apprenticeship starts between August 2018 and January 2019.

Six Things to Consider Before Hiring New Employees

Whether you’re looking to make a first hire or expand your existing team, recruiting a new employee is a big deal. A well-defined hiring process will save you money, minimise time spent on interviews and most importantly increase your chances of getting the right person in.

FD Works x Yena: Making Tax Digital Webinar

Here at FD Works we recently teamed up with Yena, the Bristol-based startup accelerator to discuss Making Tax Digital (MTD) and what it means for startups and scaleups across the UK.

Finance Options for Your Business

Financing a new or growing venture is often one of the biggest challenges you’ll face as an entrepreneur. Deciding the route you want to take when it comes to money and investment can have a huge impact on your business.