Christmas Toy Appeal

In this season of goodwill it’s always nice to consider families who are less fortunate than ourselves. That is why Dawn McLaughlin & Co, are again looking to their clients and friends for help in collecting as many gifts and toys as possible for donation to local charities. Following last years resounding success we would […]

Congratulations To Our Team Member Diana!

Diana Carvalho participated in a 10 week English course organised by the NW Academy of English and Derry City Council. Derry City Council launched ‘Language and Local Awareness’ classes to locally resident migrant workers or local ethnic minorities who speak English as an additional language. The course was designed for longer term local residents who don’t speak English […]

Congratulations To Extras NI

Congratulations to Siobhan, Carla & The Team at Extras NI winners of the Best Small Business Award 2014. Extras NI are Northern Ireland’s 1st & largest extras agency, providing extras, stand-ins and featured extras for film, television, and commercials. Recent casting have been for Game of Thrones, The Fall – Season 2, Halo: Nightfall, and […]

Business Continuity Planning

Planning for the worst case scenario. Most business owners and managers are generally too concerned with how things are going today, to worry about how the business would function in the event of disaster tomorrow. Although the day-to-day operation of the firm is undoubtedly important, businesses must also focus their attention on how to manage […]

Mail Fraud Alert!

Christmas is fast approaching, and Royal Mail & The Trading Standards Office are making people aware of the following scam: A card is posted through your door from a company called PDS (Parcel Deliver Service) suggesting that they were unable to deliver a parcel and that you need to contact them on 0906 6611911 (a […]

Employee Retention Strategies.

  Good staff are the lifeblood of any business and in today’s challenging economic times, businesses need to hold on to talented employees. With increasing pressure to reduce costs, implement salary cuts and reduce other costs such as staff benefits and incentives, your staff may decide to have a look around for other opportunities. The […]

Motivating Your Team.

Learning how to manage a team effectively is one of the most difficult skills any manager has to develop. Keeping your team motivated, enthused and focused on the firm’s goals is critical to the success of your business, but how do you do that exactly? Here are a few tips to help you motivate your […]