Protecting your business from financial fraud: The importance of communication

A small business is just as vulnerable to cybercrime and fraud as any of its larger peers. In fact, research from from...

Records Retention: Four Important Rules Your Business Needs To Know

The GDPR panic may have subsided – but managing data was an important issue for businesses long before the new rules came...

Why overseas business expansions fail (and what to do about it)

The reasons to expand into international markets are often self-evident: if your business is already performing well in its country of origin,...

Marketing to Generation Z: 5 Assumptions Examined

Studies differ on the exact year Generation Z was born, but generally speaking, most sources tend to agree that it was around...

Cashflow Conundrums: The Cashless Question

SMEs and payments problems, butting heads more often than bulls at a rodeo. From transaction fee laden global marketplaces, to middleman banks...

Applying the Human Touch to Compete with Online Retailers

In the age of the online giants, the physical stores that used to line our high streets are suffering and those who...

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10 Tips To Create Content Your Twitter Followers Will Love

Last week we held a Hangout with smart micro business owners to talk about creating content for social media. It's an important topic. After all, if...

3 Simple Steps To Creating A Confident Team

Your team are key to the success of your micro business. Whether that's people you employ, or the informal network you've built up around you. A...

Warning: Are You A Boring Blogger?

Is your blog keeping your readers up at night, buzzing with new ideas or is it sending them to sleep? A blog is a great...

Things To Remember When Paying Tax As A Sole Trader

As a sole trader, your tax affairs are a lot simpler than if you were running your business through a limited company - but...

Good vs bad: making the right debt choices

Debt is sometimes seen as bad business, but it can be a great way to gain a competitive advantage by providing the capital needed...

How To Write For The Web – A Micro Business Checklist

Writing copy for your website isn’t as simple as sitting down and writing about that you do and how you do it. Instead you need...