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Toast – a Breakfast Briefing for Resource and Finance Departments
Spreading knowledge in the morning. Join us at Toast, our first Breakfast Briefing for Resource and Finance Departments:
Avoid the major effects of minor issues: Resource Management Consultant, Trainer and Mentor, Jo Petroccia will share how she overcomes six commonplace – and seemingly small – issues that challenge Resource Managers every day in creative communications agencies.
IR35 – Get your business ready for April 2020: Melissa Smith, Managing Director of The Industry Club and Andy Holt, Senior Account Manager at Brookson, the IR35 specialists, will set out a step-by-step process to get your business ready for April 2020.
Book your place here.
Online film brief in? Get your producer involved now
Brands want to get new ideas and messages in front of online audiences as often as possible. They’re demanding more online branded content, in less time and for less money than ever before. No surprise then that things can sometimes get a tad fraught at the agencies tasked with delivering this content. Too often, great ideas are cast aside because there’s not enough time or money. For the people who come up with and drive these ideas, the inevitable compromise is stressful and deflating.
Avoid all that by getting your producer involved in the project from the word go. The minute the brief comes in, alert your head of film.
Read the full article by Leila Bartlam, our Content Production Trainer, here.
IR35: 6 things Resource Managers need to prepare for April 2020
Come April 2020, Resource Managers are likely to be affected by a new rule: to assess whether the terms of engagement of contractors and freelancers fall inside or outside IR35.
What does this mean?
IR35 is a piece of tax legislation. It’s there to stop people enjoying the tax benefits that go with the risk and expense of being self-employed when the terms of their contracts are similar to those of payrolled employees…
Read our consultant Annie’s advice on how to start preparing for IR35 here.
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