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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Here’s Why It’s Time You Got Yourself A Micro Business Buddy

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“How much should I charge for my products and services?” It’s one of the first questions I get from a new coaching client, especially those...

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As a micro-business owner, have you ever had "one of the days", or even one of those weeks? You know what I mean. And when...

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However much you love running your micro business, there are certainly plenty of challenges. And one of the top ones for many busy micro...