Category Archives: Changeover Day Check List

All the things that you need to check on or before you take possession of your business

Sole Trader Check List on Takeover Day

   Sole Trader Check List on Takeover Day This Checklist covers a large area of Taking over a Business. As no two situations are the same, only the basic position is outlined. The answers do not provide a complete or authoritative statement of the law, nor do they constitute legal advice by the author. The… Read More »

“The Common Sense Guide to Buying a Pub, Bistro, Licensed Premises.”

  “The Common Sense Guide to Buying a Pub, Bistro, Licensed Premises.” The Common Sense Guide to Buying a Pub is now available to purchase as an ebook through www.smashwords.com. for $5.99 or UK equivalent approximately £4.30, depending on the exchange rate. In addition you can read some the book below before you buy, the book… Read More »

FAQ’s for people thinking about buying any small Business

FAQ’s for people thinking about buying any small Business Banks FAQ’s for small businesses Buying a Pub or Restaurant, FAQ’s Buying New Equipment, FAQ’s Commercial Mortgages, FAQ’s Credit Card Machines (PDQ), FAQ’s Employment Law, FAQ’s Energy Comparison, FAQ’s FAQ’s, the lighter side, when talking to customers. Insurance, FAQ’s Legal FAQ’s, (Legal Aid, Civil, Criminal Law… Read More »

Check List, Takeover Day and Before you buy a Business, (Barrel-Dregs 275)

Check List, Takeover Day and Before you buy a Business, (Barrel-Dregs 275) Now you would think buying a business would have every bit of essential information available to all from the most gullible to the most knowledgeable, either on line or in a hand out from every step in the chain, not on your life. It… Read More »

There is a serious gap in the information market given to newcomers buying a business.

   Takeover Day Checklist, what you need to be aware of and put in place when buying a business There is a serious gap in the information market given to newcomers buying a business, especially in the Pub, Restaurant, Bistro, Small Hotel Industry. Having looked after membership for many years in various parts of the… Read More »

Vagaries of Arbitration and the need for a switched-on Stocktaker and Surveyor (Barrel-dregs 264)

  The Vagaries of Arbitration, and the need for a switched-on Stocktaker and Surveyor acting for you.   Arbitration should be a logical resolution to any dispute, sadly with rental disputes it would appear not, from a recent case.  It is assumed that the Arbitrator is totally knowledgeable on all aspects of the subject in… Read More »

Stocktakers are they an Asset or Liability? Barrel-Dregs (347)

STOCKTAKERS-  When they can be an Asset or sometimes, through their errors, a Liability? Stocktakers are they of  value? I have detected a serious issue relating to the use of professional stocktakers that needs to be aired. While many publicans may baulk at the cost of a regular stocktaking exercise, its value could be to:… Read More »