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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Now You Can Market Your Business Without Annoying Customers

I’d like you to imagine that you've just sat down to dinner with your family. It’s the end of a long day.  It's your first...

Do You Make These 9 Writing Mistakes On Your Website?

You’ve created a wonderful website. It looks good. And you’re so proud of it. But sometimes you wonder…. Why doesn’t your website generate more leads? Why don’t your web...

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...

How To Generate Leads With Facebook

Business use of Facebook is expanding vastly as the number of users explodes worldwide. Facebook claims over 1 billion active users as of December 2012. ...

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...

Hashtags on Facebook: will it work?

The idea of clickable hashtags on Facebook has been mooted for a while and now they have finally become live. But is this a...