Why your business needs a cycle-to-work scheme

Why your business needs a cycle-to-work scheme

Cycle-to-work schemes allow employers to rent bicycles and associated kit to employees as a tax-free benefit. Or, in effect, to let them buy a bike at a discount, paying in instalments. The UK Government launched the framework for the UK’s cycle-to-work scheme in 1999...
Starting and growing an agency: taking on your first employee

Starting and growing an agency: taking on your first employee

When your creative agency or professional practice gets to the point where you can’t handle the work without expanding your team, you know you’re heading in the right direction. For the first time, everything isn’t on you. You can start to delegate, collaborate and...
Explainer: how to start a creative agency

Explainer: how to start a creative agency

After years of experience as a creative professional, setting up your own agency is the obvious next step. Perhaps you’ve found a particular niche that you want to dedicate more of your time to. Or maybe you want to work in a way that’s different to existing agencies....