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Sage Customer wins Fuel Voucher

We ran a competition throughout the month of January where every small business customer who signed up for direct debit was entered into a draw to win a €300 Fuel voucher. Rothco based in Pembroke Row, Dublin 2 were the lucky winners when they purchased Micropay, payroll software on direct debit. Laura Elliot, Rothco with [...]

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Payroll team

3 Steps to Payroll Calm over the Christmas & Year End Period

For many businesses leading up to Christmas, there are important payroll related tasks that need to happen, despite the slowdown in activities and more relaxed festive environment. If the only certainties in life are death and taxes then surely for the person running the company payroll the other certainty is that the period from December [...]

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Budget 2015

Yesterday’s budget brought with it the usual share of comment and the analysis will soon follow, however, here are our initial thoughts on the budget and the likely impacts for the SME community. Short term: For SMEs the most significant short term considerations are in the area of payroll changes to be adopted and also [...]

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Simon Bell

SEPA is here – 6 things you should know as a business

August 1st 2014 marked the passing of the final (and extended) deadline for the implementation of SEPA across the Eurozone countries. Despite some challenges with regards to adoption rates, leading to the extension of the compliance deadline from February 1st 2014 to various dates up to August 1st 2014 across different Eurozone jurisdictions, it should [...]

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Frederique Murphy

How the right mind-set can transform your business – an interview with Frederique Murphy

Sometimes we face obstacles in business that seem insurmountable. Whether it is starting a business or achieving a certain revenue target, business goals are challenging. Recently I spoke with Sage Business Expert and mind-set strategist Frederique Murphy of Mountain Moving Mindset. Frederique explained to me that with the right mind-set anything is possible. I had to [...]

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