The Rise of The Small Business Food ‘Preneur That Might Make You Sick

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.

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A High Street Collision – Are Some Businesses Just Too Late and Stuck in Their Ways?

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.

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Prezzo’s Problems Highlight What is Not Being Talked About for Small Business Owners

Owner of Prezzo is exploring whether to put the Italian restaurant chain through an insolvency process amid continued uncertainty about the industry’s reopening timetable. But it only reflects what small business is going though without the backing or notoriety of the main stream media.

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Bricks and Mortar Ask for Online Tax – But What About Small Businesses?

The ‘in person’ shopping experience and online shopping battle is beginning to heat up, putting pressure onto the Chancellor, Rishi Sunak and leaving small business owners with questions as to how this may well effect them.

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What a Waste – A Bitter Taste of Lockdown for Business Owners in The Pub Trade

87 Million. Let’s just say that again…Eighty. Seven. Million. That’s the amount of pints that the UK pub trade, small business owners and landlords are having to waste because of our current lockdown predicament.

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Changes at Amazon – Bezos Steps Down and a Company Holds It’s Breath

News broke last night with the announcement that founder and CEO of Amazon, Jeff Bezos is stepping down to become chairman. If there was ever a worry, and to be fair this relates as much to smaller businesses as it does big worldwide pioneers, who would want the job of being the successor or the ‘chosen one’ when it comes to a business moving forward?

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What You Learn From Realising You’re Not Very Good (at Something)

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…

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The ‘Forgotten’ Self Employed That Government Don’t Know What to Do With

The Self Employed schemes that the UK Government created have left thousands of self employed business owners and workers ‘forgotten’ and in many cases on the verge of collapse.

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