COVID has brought big changes to the world of small business. Learn why we don’t think they’re all (necessarily) bad news.Read more
Do you run a small business that employs staff currently working from home?
How are they doing?
Do you know what they’re doing when they’re meant to be working for you?
Is this the way you see the future of your business?
Well according to one survey, nearly half of employees think they’d rather quit their job than work in the ‘office’ again.Read more
There has been a “concerning” rise in food based small businesses operating out of people’s homes during lockdown, according to the food safety watchdog.Read more
Business organisations representing 27 different professions and traders including booksellers, butchers, cinema operators and cycle traders have written to the Housing Secretary urging him to reconsider a housing policy to fill up the high streets.Read more
There is something that you need to be honest about…seriously, you don’t have to be good at everything in business. Just admit and see what happens…Read more
The controversial ‘Kickstart Scheme’ announced by the government in 2020, to help young people into work is getting a bit of a kickingRead more
So how did these business owners get ABOVE pre-pandemic levels with what they’ve learned in 2020? They share their wisdom with you…Read more
Unemployment has gone up – what does this mean for small business owners (and young people) like you?Read more
The perfect storm that faces every entrepreneur can be likened to the “eye of the storm” where calm winds exist at the axis of your business and blue skies abound … but nonetheless you are in the midst of severe weather. It can also manifest as a storm, so severe that it seems impossible to overcome the centripetal force that jostles you recklessly – forcing you into uncomfortable pivots and confusing turning points.
A perfect storm is always persona non grata.Read more
Editors notes on today’s kickstart campaign – a missed opportunityRead more