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With almost 2 billion monthly users (1.8 billion on mobile), Facebook is undoubtedly the largest social media platform today. Does it make sense for small businesses to have a company page on Facebook? Whether you’re B2B or B2C, the answer is yes, absolutely. A Facebook business page will help raise awareness of your business, drive […]

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A guide to hosting a successful workshop Other than the basic marketing tools, have you ever considered alternative ways to raise interest in your business? Organising a workshop to teach your area of interest to others could be just what you need to attract a new and fresh audience, as well as meeting new people […]

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Three reasons your start-up needs to go digital Starting a new business is always exciting. Along with you business plan, you have the drive and determination to finally start putting your ideas into place. Whether your business is a pet store, a retail outlet or an estate agents, there’s countless things to think about and […]

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So, an accountant and a bookkeeper are basically the same thing, right? Wrong. However, if you thought this was the case, don’t be sitting there red-faced. The two professions are often confused as being the same thing due to them sharing some similarities. Despite these similarities though, there are also many differences. Bookkeepers and accountants […]

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The cloud is transforming the way business works, but you might still be wary to try this innovating new system. Here are three symptoms that can help you self-diagnose whether it’s time to take the plunge and move on. Listen up business leaders. Have you ever thought that the multiple apps and products that you […]

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Appearance is everything in business.  Technology available to us these days, makes it so much easier for your business to appear both professional and ‘big’ to potential clients.  You can be working from your spare room, abroad, your car or office.  All you need is a connection to Wifi or 4G.  It’s not about making […]

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Has the time come when your once purposeful office is piled high with boxes and files?  Has your workshop become more of a storage place than a work place? Is there no more room for desks or new staff and you feel as if you are working on top of one another?  If any of […]

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With an expectation of a rise in costs of goods and services ahead in the wake of Brexit; it makes sense to look at reducing business costs now.  SME’s may, in particular, feel the pinch and need to reduce operational costs across the board. However, one area that businesses should refuse to cut back on […]

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Do you need cash to get your business off the ground?  Or are you seeking funds to support a growing business?  This article looks at where small business owners find the funds to get going, or to expand their existing business. Grants In the UK there are many grants available to small start-up businesses.  It’s […]

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Money-saving tips for business owners Throughout the ups and downs of running a business, the companies which make it time and time again are those which manage their cashflow well from the outset. We’ve compiled a list of simple yet useful tips to business owners to help increase operational efficiency, whether you’re just starting out, […]

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