GDPR : 8 rights for individuals & how to comply

by Steve Upham : altspace Coworking Office, Altrincham We welcomed back Jim Phelan from Fortis Greene this week to answer questions on the new GDPR ( General Data Protection Regulations ) rules that take affect from the 25th May.  Businesses need to be aware of the rights of their customers and those that they hold … Continue reading GDPR : 8 rights for individuals & how to comply

Act now for R&D Tax Relief

altspace Coworking Office in Altrincham hosted another interesting talk last night with our partners the Federation of Small Businesses.  Over 20 local business people listened to a fascinating presentation by Bob Boardman from The Refund Agency.  The topic was Research and Development Tax Relief for small businesses and SME's.  There's a danger of assuming that … Continue reading Act now for R&D Tax Relief

3 Essential Tips for your Promotions

When starting up in business it's common for founders to develop and maintain a communication and marketing strategy.  This demands time and patience and depending on budgets will take a significant slice of your turnover in the early days of a company.  It's critical to be strict and follow a few guidelines to ensure that … Continue reading 3 Essential Tips for your Promotions

What do you need in a work space?

I read an interesting survey this week from the office rental website Hubble who operate across London and Manchester.  They have over 30,000 businesses signed up who search for available desk space under rolling contracts.  altspace has recently been listed on the site as the coworking movement gains pace in the North of England and … Continue reading What do you need in a work space?