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Why we use FreeAgent for our accounts software plus a referral code (49mrifmj) Posted on Nov 14, 2019
Makes accounts and book keeping simple



Why we use FreeAgent for our accounts software plus a referral code (49mrifmj) Previous to my time with Parity I had owned a web design company and a software contracting company. In this field FreeAgent is very popular as online accounts software as a replacement for either Sage / Quickbooks or a mix of spreadsheets provided by an accountant. When starting Parity I knew that I wanted something similar for this business but assumed a “proper” business would need something more than FreeAgent which is really targeted to very small companies.

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Visiting the Jewellery Quarter Posted on Oct 25, 2019



Visiting the Jewellery Quarter The Jewellery Quarter is a historical neighbourhood in the north west of Birmingham city center. In the 18th and 19th century it developed as an international hub for the jewellery industry and still nowadays it produces almost half of the jewellery made in the UK. Nevertheless, in the last decades this area of Birmingham has experienced a change. It has become residential area and home for many local and independent businesses.

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Jewellery Quarter Pubs Posted on Oct 16, 2019



Jewellery Quarter Pubs 8 places to discover in the Jewellery Quarter Being part of the jewellery Quarter community has been great and we have quickly learnt that the Jewellery Quarter in Birmingham is a vibrant neighbourhood. In the morning people come here to work while In the evening - probably even from the afternoon -, people reach the Jewellery Quarter to enjoy nice food, a pint and, why not, some live music.

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Ten things you must know about Parity Posted on Sep 25, 2019



Ten things you must know about Parity 1. What is Parity? Parity is a network for independent businesses in the Jewellery Quarter with its own local currency. Our digital platform facilitate networking and allows members to promote their business, connect with new local customers and increase revenue. Members can also benefit from using a local currency, called Parity, and accessing an interest free credit line to support cash flow and purchase expenses.

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Business Networking Events in Birmingham, w/c 12 of August. Posted on Aug 12, 2019



Business Networking Events in Birmingham, w/c 12 of August. Build relationships and engage with the local business community. Business networking in Birmingham is growing and you can find many opportunities for your business and your own development. August is a quiet month for business networking in Birmingham and following will be listed the events available for next week, starting on Monday the 12th. Monday 12th The week starts with a classic of the Greater Birmingham Chamber of Commerce (GBCC), the Curry Club Networking.

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Type of Business Network & Parity Posted on Aug 2, 2019



Type of Business Network & Parity Meet people and establish new relationships is important for everyone in business. In Parity we believe that entrepreneurs are stronger, more resilient and better off once they stay together within a network. Our platform innovates business networking’s idea using technology and delivering personalised and tailored services to the members. Once you are deciding which network to join, it can be useful to look at the strength of its ties.

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Business Networking Event. w/c 29 of July 2019 Posted on Jul 26, 2019



Business Networking Event. w/c 29 of July 2019 Business is made of human relationships and in Parity we believe these are stronger and more trust worthy at local level. Find out how Parity supports local market and follow our weekly blog on networking events in Birmingham and West Midlands Monday 29th of July Tech. Entrepreneurship 101 These are informal sessions covering business / entrepreneurship topics, looking at basic terminology and methodology with plenty of opportunity for discussion, Q&A, and hands-on work for your own venture plans.

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Business Support for West Midlands Businesses Posted on Jul 24, 2019



Business Support for West Midlands Businesses Starting a business can be liberating, however the journey to business growth and increased cashflow can be challenging. From the onset you may not have all the expertise or even the resources necessary for your business to prosper and thrive. Parity aims to support your growth offering a local network and an innovative cashflow solution. Why is business support important? Having the resources, youneed such as expertise, advice and access to finances from business supportservices can help boost the productivity of your company.

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Business Networking Events w/c 22nd July 2019. Posted on Jul 19, 2019



Business Networking Events w/c 22nd July 2019. Business is made of human relationships and in Parity we believe these are stronger and more trust worthy at local level. Find out how Parity supports local market and follow our weekly blog on networking events in Birmingham and West Midlands. Monday 22nd of July FREE 4 Day Business Start-up Workshop The programme is delivered by Award winning Business Advisors who run their own businesses and have many years experience in a wide range of industries.

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Best Coworking Spaces Birmingham Posted on Jul 16, 2019



Best Coworking Spaces Birmingham What is coworking? Are you looking for a new work space? Do you want to separate work from home? Tired of rummaging through busy Birmingham cafés for a seat for moment of focus? Or maybe you’re tired of the hefty expenses of long-term office leases? Are you looking for an environment that can help you unlock your full potential and inspire greater business productivity? Then coworking space in Birmingham may be perfect for you.

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