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News // 21/02/2018

Menzies CSR Update – Quarter Two

For many years, we have provided funding through the Menzies Charitable Foundation to help our communities by making donations to local worthwhile causes. Our policy has always been to support local causes and to fund projects that result in tangible outcomes and real benefits to the people in our communities. We have never wanted to […]

Blog // 21/02/2018

Next steps to funding your business

Throughout life, personally and within business, there are many times and situations where there is a requirement to raise money. The reasons and source of funds may differ accordingly, but within business, an initial opportunity of raising funds for owner managers will often be their best chance. Watch our BrighterThinking animation with a manufacturing spin […]

Events // 21/02/2018

GDPR Breakfast Presentation – Heathrow 27 March 2018

We are hosting a joint breakfast presentation with Paul Craff from Confido to discuss the implications of GDPR on you and your business, including a practical case study from our very own Kylie Grant. GDPR Event details Date Tuesday 27th March 2018 Venue Menzies Heathrow Office, Centrum House, 36 Station Road, Egham, Surrey, TW20 9LF. View […]

Blog // 19/02/2018

Guidance for charities working with non-charities

On 13th February 2018, the Charity Commission issued a new consultation on its draft guidance for charities that have close relationships with connected non-charitable organisations. This guidance which is aimed at Trustees will be of particular interest in the following common situations: Charities which have trading subsidiaries Charities that are foundations linked to corporate entities […]

Blog // 16/02/2018

Brand perceptions rule in the race to talent

The challenges presented by the skills shortage in the UK labour market have been well publicised, with many industries struggling to fill roles. Investing in a strong employer brand is becoming an increasingly important way to attract talented people. So, how should businesses go about it? The last recession saw a number of industries dismissed […]

Blog // 15/02/2018

ICO issues guidance on GDPR for Charities

Many charities and other not for profit entities are concerned they will not be ready for GDPR in May. With little time left to prepare, a particular concern is the legal basis for holding information with many organisations carrying out a bulk mailing campaign asking their contacts to give formal consent. The ICO have issued […]