Avoiding invoice fraud

By |2019-06-12T14:52:07+00:00June 12th, 2019|Finance and Accounting, General Topics|

I’ve recently been forwarded an email from the MHRA (Medical and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency) warning that they are aware of people trying to use their identity to send companies fictitious invoices with bank details that are certainly not the MHRA’s. This type of crime is on the [...]

World Autism Awareness Day

By |2019-04-02T14:08:56+00:00April 2nd, 2019|General Topics, Uncategorized|

Today, 2ndApril 2019 is World Autism Day, designated by the United Nations to raise awareness of Autism Spectrum Disorder throughout the world. Here at Bona Fide Business Development we passionately believe in diversity within the workplace, whether that is race, sex, gender, ability, personality….the list goes on. We are [...]

Difference between value and cost

By |2019-02-18T09:27:33+00:00February 15th, 2019|General Topics, Marketing, Personal Story|

It really frustrates me that people do not understand the difference between cost and value, to the point it makes me want to shout! It does make me angry. The accounts department in a company are often accused of only being interested in cost and profit, but the [...]

BREXIT and cash flow issues

By |2019-01-11T14:17:22+00:00January 11th, 2019|Finance and Accounting, General Topics|

Having just attended the Bank of England briefing at Greater Birmingham Chamber of Commerce someone raised a really a good point that is worth sharing. There could be cash flow issues from a no deal BREXIT for businesses. BREXIT is obviously high on the agenda and there was [...]