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News – Another Medal Haul for Briars Racing

Briars Racing The screech of tyres, the smell of burning rubber, and the sight of the world’s best indoor racing drivers battling for international glory.  These sensations may seem a world away from the business of international expansion, but are still familiar for Briars Group.  You may or may not be aware that we have

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Blog – Ending sexual harassment at work

Shining a spotlight The #MeToo movement has put sexual harassment in the spotlight, initially driven by a surge of allegations against high profile and celebrity figures and the subsequent injunctions that aim to keep allegations out of the public eye.  However, the movement has grown beyond Hollywood, found widespread support and has made an impact

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News – Briars Group CEO’s Charity Parachute Jump

This Summer, Kate Jolly jumped out of a perfectly good aeroplane.  The CEO of Briars Group had not taken leave of her senses, though.  In fact, there were two very good reasons for this act.  Firstly, to raise money for the Guild of Entrepreneurs Trust  - a charity which is dedicated to supporting the development

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Blog – Brexit Today – UK open for business

Open All Seasons The sun never stops shining.  Businesses that have expanded to the UK will be familiar with the local unpredictable weather.  They will also understand that, though you can’t always see it, the sun rises every day.  Whether obscured by Atlantic cloud or London fog, the sun still exists – burning just as

Briars Group Partners with the OFX Group

Briars Group partners with the OFX Group to offer clients great foreign exchange rates on international payments. Commencing October 2016, Briars is delighted to announce its new partnership with UKForex, (USForex and the entire OFX Group) to be the preferred choice for Briars' clients currency exchange and payments needs. Better

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Keep Calm, EU’re Still With Us!

A view on Brexit from CEO Kate Jolly. They say that change is one of the few certainties in life. On Friday we all woke up to a change on a scale that is unprecedented - at least in my lifetime. At Briars we have built a reputation upon both change management and helping our

Tax Implications for all UK Organisations after ruling on bank fines

UK Chancellor George Osborne has confirmed that payments made by banks to regulators are viewed as "a routine cost of doing business," and are therefore "generally deductible for corporation tax purposes." However, fines are not tax deductible. This ruling has consequences for all UK organisations. For example, the position on

Briars Group CEO Kate Jolly addresses Serbian Enterprise Conference

Briars Group CEO Kate Jolly is no stranger to the world of entrepreneurial enterprise. As co-founder of the Company, she is an entrepreneur herself. Briars offers extensive services to entrepreneurial businesses of all sizes, across many countries. Speaking on behalf of the Guild of Entrepreneurs, of which she is Middle

As UK Unemployment falls and Wages rise, Companies Refocus on Benefits of Outsourcing

The mid-March labour market release from the Office of National Statistics (updated on April 20th 2016) showed that unemployment in the three months to January 2016 fell by 28,000 and the unemployment rate remained steady at 5.1%. This is the lowest level for 10 years, and a rate of unemployment that has now

Data Protection Law Changes to Impact UK Organisations

The era of the stable data protection enjoyed by UK companies that has lasted for two decades is set to change. The EU will address the changes in the technological environment by condensing three drafts of the General Data Protection Regulation into one by the end of the year.

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