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Laura Kazlauskaitė

I am a second-year student at Bournemouth University and I am working as a digital marketing assistant alongside my studies. I assist with day to day marketing activities, including social media management, content writing and email newsletters. If you’ve been exposed to any creative content from us - I likely had something to do with it.

Recent Posts

12 top tips on how to be a better business leader
Every successful business has a strong leader behind it. While some of them seem to be born knowing exactly how to lead people, to most of us it doesn’t come quite as naturally. There is a set of skills that you should acquire and......
8 Benefits of hiring freelancers for your business
The Gig Economy is growing every year and currently self-employed people represent almost 15% of the UK’s overall workforce. This has been a rapidly growing trend not only in the UK but globally too. With freelancing becoming a fairly......
How to ensure that you hire the right people for your business
Employing the right people for your business is extremely important. Your employees should not only have the necessary skills and experience for the role, but they should also fit in well with your company’s culture.It comes as no......
Why am I in business or planning to be in business?
In the tax year 2018-19 there were more than 670,000 new business start ups in the UK.  That’s more than 1,800 per day and shows the incredible ambitions people hold.
15 Ways of building a better business
Every business, small or large, is constantly looking for ways to improve its operations. Building a better business means maximising your profits yet keeping your customers satisfied and your team happy. Building a successful business......
10 Ways to deal with stress at work
Experiencing some stress at work is fairly common and in most cases perfectly normal. However, it can quickly become too much and pose some serious risks. In the UK, one in four adults experience mental health issues every year,......
VAT Special Schemes Guide
We have already covered the topic of VAT in our complete VAT guide as well as VAT registration & deregistration thresholds. However, there are some special VAT schemes that apply to certain business industries and include different......
Accountants: A cost or an investment?
Maximising profits is one of the main goals for every company and so it’s natural that business owners tend to be very strict with the money that is going out of the business. However, some expenses are unavoidable, so the key is to......
How much does it really cost to employ someone? [+FREE Calculator]
At first, it might seem like a simple question to answer.  If you've decided how much to pay your new employee it should be pretty straightforward to work out the hourly rate or the annual salary... and bingo!
Postponed VAT Accounting: How does it work?
On the 1st of January 2021, the UK officially became independent from the European Union and all the new post-Brexit measures came into effect. Brexit has brought certain changes that impact citizens as well as the way companies do......