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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Will Business Intelligence Technology Enable SMEs to Revive the Flagging British...

Small and medium sized businesses (SMEs) are the engine that drives the UK economy, accounting for more than 50% of private sector...

How To Get Customers Talking About Your Micro Business

Listen... What are customers saying about your micro business? Is the chit chat lively and positive. Is it negative? Or worse still, is it just plain quiet? And what...

5 Simple Ways To Sell Through Social Media

What’s the main reason you joined Facebook?  Or Twitter?  Or LinkedIn? Initially it may have been to track down old school friends, find a job...

A Beginner’s Guide To Creating Videos For YouTube

Yesterday we explored the importance of using YouTube as a marketing tool for your micro business. Today I'll show you how easy it is to...

Getting To Know YOU – And Why It’s Crucial For Micro...

Why did you start your micro business? Chances are you are involved in a ‘microbiz’ because you wanted to work on your own (or outside...

Stop Losing Customers To Your Competition

Do you question why a customer buys from you once and then never again? Surprisingly many micro business owners don’t as they’ve moved on to...