Spring is all about new beginnings. It’s a time of growth and renewal, re-birth and re-invention as the long, dark days of winter become a distant memory. The business cycle is no different. The beginning of the new financial year heralds a chance to wipe the slate clean and make a fresh start.
This issue is all about taking a fresh look at your business and putting in place new, invigorating strategies to drive business growth and boost the bottom line. With the economy on the up and business confidence levels rising, it’s important to get out of survival mode and have the confidence to think about the future. Those businesses that fail to seize the day risk being left trailing behind the competition.
We also give you our tips on how to spring clean your finances to ensure you are on top of your cash flow situation and stay in control this financial year. And we take a look at the latest legislation on shared parental leave which represents a new dawn for working parents (not to mention a bit of a balancing act for employers).