Taking a UK startup to a global market


For startups that have established a successful business in the UK, the next logical step is to expand services or product to a global market. While this may be an expensive and risky move, if done correctly, it could boost company turnover, profit margins and reputation. So, in order to make a smooth transition from […]


What impact will the Autumn Statement have for SMEs?


Almost five months to the day of the Brexit vote, Chancellor Phillip Hammond made his Autumn Statement to the House of Commons earlier this week. A period of economic uncertainty lies ahead, but what effect will Hammond’s “mini budget” have for SMEs? We’ve spoken with several thought leaders on the topic. In reaction to the […]


How to avoid the biggest risks faced by small businesses


Starting and running your own company can be, quite literally, risky business. You’re investing your time, energy, hopes and dreams – not to mention hard-earned cash – in your idea and vision for the future. Most entrepreneurs and business owners know that it’s risky territory – and choose to do it anyway. But that doesn’t […]


Live video – the face of your business


People buy from people, that is how business is done. It’s a fact that 60 percent of all human communication is body language and 30 percent is tone. That means ninety percent of what we are saying isn’t coming out of our mouths. This makes face to face communication in business vital. If you can’t […]


Expert advice to help you find the perfect office


Unless some miracle occurs, finding a new office can be a time-consuming and stressful task. And that’s before you’ve even had time to think about the physical move itself. Whether your business is large or small, there are some key rules you can follow to make the process easier. Here is my essential ten-point property […]