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Court fees to increase

On 22nd March 2021, the Government launched a consultation on ‘Increasing selected court fees and Help with Fees income thresholds by inflation’. It closed on 17th May and the response has now been published.…Read More

New one-stop-shop for International trade

A new website is now live, covering all aspects of the risks involved in international trade, and helping UK businesses find their way around trading globally in a post-Brexit world. It is the brainchild of Lesle…Read More

CICM Redundancy Help and Advice Hub

  CICM is here to help. Essential to anyone at risk of redundancy or looking for work, the hub provides access to a wealth of help and advice and gives you plenty of tools to get you back on yo…Read More

Ten ways to boost your skills remotely

The ongoing COVID-19 outbreak has seen rapid and significant change sweep across the world of work, with organisations activating business continuity plans and transitioning their employees to remote working.…Read More

Knowledge Tests

How to Access CICM Knowledge Tests (Practice exams) Available now – Accounting Principles practice exam papers for all enrolled learners…Read More

Creating Learning Cultures - quick read

Take the opportunity for a 20 minute read from the CIPD. Workplaces need to invest in the learning and development of their workforce to stay future-fit in a complex and competitive world of work. Creating…Read More

Dealing with customer bereavement

Customers in vulnerable circumstances are especially susceptible to detriment. ‘Working in a crisis – dealing with customer bereavement’  is a Money Advice Trust webinar which helps us d…Read More

Online Learning Strategies...

As more associations prepare to transition to or enhance online learning programs in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, one of the biggest concerns for many is how the move will impact engagement. Read …Read More

Unlocking cash from your balance sheet

The uncertainty of the current situation surrounding Covid-19 is affecting businesses in a number of different ways. There are however, steps you can take now to bolster your balance sheet and protect your cashfl…Read More

Coronavirus Crisis Resources from FECMA

The outbreak of COVID-19 (coronavirus) is causing economic disruption in many sectors including tourism and hospitality, education, property, resources, and international supply chains. If your business is…Read More

The value of CICM membership and beyond

Author: Claire Bishop If you are reading this then I will assume that you work in or have an interest in credit management as a profession. Maybe you are a member, or you have picked this magazine up at wo…Read More

Changes to current CICM qualifications

We would like to remind you of some changes to our current CICM qualifications. We are now on the countdown for the withdrawal of the Level 2/3 qualifications in Credit Management and Debt Collections.…Read More

Good CICMQ news for Reach PLC

“There have been significant changes within the credit department, but the team continues to work to high standards and Best Practice despite a level of uncertainty and changes in personnel”; an excer…Read More

Technology key to solving productivity

Small Business Minister Kelly Tolhurst says technology is key to solving productivity. She talks to Smallbusiness.co.uk about late payments, productivity and what to expect from the Business Finance Council.…Read More

Cash is King

VIDEO. Does your business have enough cash to meet its needs? Find out how the Credit Management Lifecycle can be applied to manage credit risk. Watch this CICM Credit Experts …Read More

CICM and ITN launch Credit Experts

25 March 2019 Exploring the evolving credit landscape – from new technologies and AI solutions to essential guidance for SMEs post-Brexit – The Chartered Institute of Credit Management is proud…Read More

Thank you for a great Credit Week

CICM has once again been proud to have supported the biggest credit event in the calendar. Thank you to everyone who participated and attended to make this year’s Credit Week a great success. …Read More

Credit Week is here!

This week CICM is proud to be supporting the biggest credit event in the calendar. This year Credit Week is even bigger with more…Read More

Shell joins the five-time CICMQ ranks

SHELL, the UK’s largest publicly listed businesses by market capitalisation, has achieved CICMQ accreditation for the fifth time, demonstrating that the principles of good credit management remain despite recen…Read More

Omnicom achieves CICMQ accreditation

OMNICOM Media Group (OMG) has achieved CICMQ accreditation after it had started the process once but had to restart it following major changes within the business. OMG completed the Workshop Approach in April 201…Read More

CICM Meritorious Service Award 2019

Nominations for the CICM Meritorious Service Award 2019 have now closed and the successful recipients have been informed. If you have any questions about the Meritorious Service Award process, which will r…Read More