You have a business, but do you have a lasting power of attorney?

You have a business, but do you have a lasting power of attorney?

Thursfields Solicitors explains the key issues Lasting powers of attorney (LPAs) appoint people to make decisions for you if you are unable to do so yourself. These decisions can be in relation to financial or health-based affairs. However, did you know that you can also have an LPA for your business affairs? It is often assumed that someone can make business decisions for you, if you are unable...

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PR and communications trends for 2021

PR and communications trends for 2021

“The only thing worse than being talked about is not being talked about.” – Oscar Wild. Business Works shines a light on the PR and communications trends for 2021 to ensure you and your business are talked about in the year ahead. Reporter Ruby Edwards collates the styles for the new season in a snapshot of what to expect in the world of comms for the year ahead: Integrity: stand up for what you...

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Commercial property market remains strong as businesses adapt to the ‘new normal’

Commercial property market remains strong as businesses adapt to the ‘new normal’

One of the biggest surprises in the economic climate caused by the coronavirus pandemic has been just how busy the industrial and commercial property market has remained. We, like every other business, carefully assessed our options back in March and decided that, while all our staff would work from home where possible, the directors would continue to meet the demand of our clients and respond...

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New jobs on the way as Iconsys drives forward with £3m new home

New jobs on the way as Iconsys drives forward with £3m new home

The increased demand from manufacturers for improved productivity, reliability and safety is helping a Telford-based technology specialist press the button on a £3m investment. Iconsys, which is one of the UK’s leading independent system integrators providing industrial automation, enterprise integration and sustaining services, has purchased a 17,500 sq ft site on Stafford Park to cope with its...

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