About Eugene Blaine

Eugene is a respected technologist and entrepreneur with a 25-year background in delivering large enterprise solutions to world-leading organisations. He founded Atlantic Global in 1993, took it public on the LSE AIM market in 2001 and sold it to KeyedIn Solutions, a leading Californian software company, in 2012. As a visionary with a deep technical understanding, operating in the corporate environment, he identified small business as the true engine of global commerce. Focusing his enthusiasm on the sector, he founded Rhino Software and drove the development of the Rhino App to help champion small businesses around the world.

HMRC MTD for VAT Process

MTD - Vat Submissions Customers must maintain electronic records of their Income and expenses in an MTD compatible App like Rhino. Customers then connect Rhino to the MTD Tax System - this is a one-off exercise and usually takes less than two minutes to complete this step. Once connected, Rhino will retrieve your quarterly [...]

HMRC MTD for VAT Process2021-03-10T09:33:14-07:00

Case Study – Epic Design

Marketing Industry Case Study About Epic Design Epic Design is a small branding design agency that helps new or established businesses with their brand identity, websites, printed materials, packaging or user interface design for software. Epic was established in 2006 and has a wide portfolio, we have over one hundred clients and take on [...]

Case Study – Epic Design2020-03-11T03:04:00-07:00

Advice – Pearls

Little Pearls of Wisdom Every now and again, I came across someone that said something that really made me think. Here are a few of my favourites. Colin 2004: "Never dismiss the good in search of perfection' It is sometimes easy to spend a disproportionate amount of effort trying to perfect something, and [...]

Advice – Pearls2021-02-23T07:46:30-07:00

Advice – Introduction

Talent and hard work is good... but a sprinkling of experience can avoid so much unnecessary pain. Running your own business is an incredible privilege and in doing so, you will inevitably experience highs and lows that only a fellow entrepreneur will understand. From the highs of pulling out all the stops to win a [...]

Advice – Introduction2020-03-08T05:56:31-07:00

Advice – Partnerships

Do partnerships work? There are definite positives and on the other hand definite negatives sharing the leadership roles within an organisation. The positives - We are a team! Most partnerships start out in a very positive way. They can be a tremendous source of support and motivation for each other and also, they [...]

Advice – Partnerships2021-02-23T07:51:03-07:00

Advice – Consider the Exit

The Exit Strategy. It is good business discipline to consider every decision you make in terms of how it might impact the potential sale of the business. Your revenue model A potential acquirer will look for strong patterns in your revenue model. It helps if you have regular customers that give you repeat [...]

Advice – Consider the Exit2021-02-23T07:53:12-07:00

Advice – Stay in Control

Staying in Control It is only too easy to spend money and much more difficult to earn it. People will queue up with lots of exciting ideas and gadgets that are supposedly 'essential' for making your business a success. There is a difference in Investing and just spending money? There is a temptation [...]

Advice – Stay in Control2021-02-23T07:55:34-07:00

Advice – Before you Start

Before you Start... There are many reasons why people start businesses but some reasons are more valid than others. This article is to help you understand the reality and the challenges that you will face after the initial excitement subsides. Positive Reasons to Start a Business. If you believe that you are talented [...]

Advice – Before you Start2021-02-23T07:57:35-07:00

Wisdom that comes with Experience

It's hard to beat Experience! This is Bob Spree. He’s 80. There’s nothing Bob doesn’t know about fighter jet ejector seats. He spent his working years in the RAF as a mission-critical specialist. And that’s just one reason why Bob is our Senior Rhino Small Business App tester. Despite his indisputable credentials on [...]

Wisdom that comes with Experience2021-02-23T07:31:25-07:00

HMRC Making Tax Digital – MTD

An Introduction to HMRC Making Tax Digital - MTD Making Tax Digital is a key part of the government’s plans to make it easier for individuals and businesses to get their tax right and keep on top of their affairs. The HMRC MTD project will replace the existing taxes management systems with a single fully [...]

HMRC Making Tax Digital – MTD2018-12-17T04:43:01-07:00
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