Alzheimer Scotland Makes a Difference at Christmas

You may know by now that, at Iconic Resourcing, we believe in giving back. That’s why we’ve teamed up with Alzheimer Scotland as our charity partner. All of the Iconic employees have had personal experience with dementia and Alzheimer’s at one time, so it’s a cause that means a lot to us. In September, both

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Choosing a Charity Partnership: 6 Steps to Philanthropic Success

This month, we’ve been focussing on charitable giving and charity partnerships between business and non-profit, charitable organisations. We talked a few weeks ago about all the benefits that charitable giving can have for your business, beyond the tax breaks that everyone else talks about. Now that you know all about the benefits, we thought we’d

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Charity Partners: 5 Business Benefits to Being Generous

As you may know, Hannah and Lauren ­­– Iconic Resourcing’s co-founders and directors ­– recently ran a half marathon to raise money for Alzheimer’s Scotland, a charity close to their hearts. So, we’ve been thinking about what it means to partner with and raise money for charities, and what benefits ­– beyond the immediate and

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Outsourcing Accounting Services: 5 Pros and 5 Cons

It’s becoming increasingly common for firms, especially SMEs to outsource a portion of their financial and accounting procedures, from basic auditing and tax assessments, to financial planning and strategy. Even larger accountancy firms are getting in on the act and making use of outsourcing in order to scale for large projects or mitigate against the

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Empathy and Experience: 3 Ways To Build Increasingly Important Soft Skills

Mark Cuban, the billionaire tech entrepreneur, said in 2018 that, “a liberal arts degree in philosophy will be worth more than a traditional programming degree.” That might sound surprising to some people. It’s true of more than just the programming sector too. As the workplace becomes increasingly automated, the requirement that employees excel when it

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