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January 2019
Everything you need to know about Coacha and HMRC’s new Making Tax Digital mandatory service

Everything you need to know about Coacha and HMRC’s new Making Tax Digital mandatory service

Is your sports club a VAT-registered business? Does it have (or is it approaching?) a taxable turnover which is over the VAT threshold? If so, did you know that there are new requirements for the way you keep your records/submit your tax returns as of 1st April 2019?
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 8 questions to ask when searching for sports club management software

8 questions to ask when searching for sports club management software

Whether you’re switching from paper-based admin or from another piece of sports club management software, the process to narrow down and find a system that’s right for your club can be daunting. We know that because we’ve been there ourselves.
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Child Protection Case Studies: The EW Case

Child Protection Case Studies: The EW Case

Domestic, Physical & Sexual Abuse Case Study: This is a terribly sad case which we were made aware of by the NSPCC when doing our initial research for case studies.
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How much do you value your time? 3 ways to spend your time more wisely

How much do you value your time? 3 ways to spend your time more wisely

We can spend months, years, even decades stuck in the same old routine. And why? Because it’s familiar and therefore feels safe. There comes a time in life when you have to accept that the times are moving on. Although you may not want to, embracing change can be important to future success.
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What does ‘Create Great’ mean?

What does ‘Create Great’ mean?

First of all, Happy New Year! We hope you all had a wonderful Christmas and are arriving into 2019 full of motivation and ambition. The eagle-eyed among you will have noticed that Coacha now has a little tag line: ‘Create Great’. We thought we’d tell you what it’s about.
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  9 things to expect from your sports club management software Support Team

9 things to expect from your sports club management software Support Team

Deciding you want to switch your sports club admin to a piece of software can go one of two ways: Totally disastrous, or a like a nice, gentle jog around your local Parkrun on a Saturday Summer’s morning.
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 3 things to “set and forget” in Coacha

3 things to “set and forget” in Coacha

When many of us started coaching, there wasn’t a great deal of admin. There was basic information to collect, registers to take and sometimes accident forms to fill out. In this day and age there are not only heaps of additional admin tasks that need to take place, but now you have to work by strict guidelines as to what information you keep, the relevance of it and how you store it.
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  An 8-Step Guide to Switching Sports Club Management Software

An 8-Step Guide to Switching Sports Club Management Software

It can be such an effort to get your club set up within a piece of sports club management software. By the time everything is up and running, you never want to switch software again. This means you can end up putting up with extortionate pricing, less-than-helpful support, features that don’t work as well as you’d like, and you feel almost ‘trapped’.
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4 ways to create more great

4 ways to create more great

Our focus has always been to help save club owners time and money when running a sports club. We’ve been thinking about the reasons that we coach. It all boiled down to the feeling we got when we saw our athletes progressing/succeeding. Pure pride.
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Sarah Watkins - Program Direction - GCA Cheer