Spring Budget must be all about Brexit, say accountants

The government would be well-advised to take fiscal measures to support Small and Medium Sized Enterprises in the Spring Budget Accountants are encouraging the Chancellor to put Brexit-proofing measures first and foremost in this Spring Budget, according to member...

UK micro-businesses not optimistic about late payment tsar

More than half of respondents say they didn’t know there was a late payment tsar The overwhelming majority of UK freelancers and micro-businesses do not believe that the government’s ‘late payments tsar’ will be able to address the UK’s payment problems, according to...

Eleven steps to SMS marketing success for small business

By 2020, SMS marketing will have reached 48.65million users who have opted-in to receive business communication Ever wondered how the likes of Uber and John Lewis have dominated customer loyalty and competitive advantage in their respective marketplaces? Did you know...

Top nine apps to aid busy business owners

The word Apps spelled out in app icons on a white background As a business owner your time is your most valuable asset. However, time can often feel like the thing we have the least of. While it isn’t possible to physically create more hours in the day, we can call on...

How alternative finance can support an SMEs cash flow

The importance of keeping your cash flow under control cannot be overstated Cash flow is a notoriously unpredictable element of running a company, and it can pose a number of challenges to businesses that are still in their infancy. In the days following launch,...