Experienced, informed, innovative and practical help with managing and developing your business
In order to survive, any business has to continually develop and grow – by merely treading water your business effectively moves backwards as competitors strive forward, a situation made worse by the current economic climate. In search of the all-important competitive advantage, farmers are nothing if not resourceful and sometimes need a little bit of help to develop and crystallize ideas.
Our experienced and professional team have an empathetic, innovative and practical approach to business development. Whether it is writing a business plan, restructuring your finance, minimising costs or assessing a diversification project, our team will be totally client-focused and provide experienced, informed and pragmatic advice.
We can help with:
- Business plans
- Finance re-structuring
- Succession planning
- Inheritance planning
- Probate advice
- Diversification projects
- Planning and development
- Maximisation of assets
Born and bred a Shropshire farmer, Mike Taylor has over 35 years’ experience in advising farmers in Shropshire, Mid-Wales, Cheshire, Staffordshire and Herefordshire. He has a deep understanding of a wide variety of farming enterprises and takes every opportunity to enhance his knowledge. The daughter of an agricultural merchant, Louise Taylor has over 30 years’ experience in the management and development of a range of family businesses and has a hands-on, practical approach to business. They do much of their business consultancy work under the trading name of Taylor Millbrook.
In short the Barbers Rural team can help with all aspects of your business planning, development and management.