Coronavirus update

The next few months are going to be tough for small businesses. Coronavirus has caused a massive drop in footfall, with “social distancing” that’s about to drop to zero – or close to. Business owners need to take urgent action to save their business; Analyse everything your business will spend in the next 6 months […]

Coronavirus forces Bank of England Interest rate cut.

As Coronavirus tightens is grip on the UK, the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the UK’s central bank this morning issued a statement cutting interest rates by 0.5% to 0.25% with immediate effect. Widely anticipated by the markets this is still a rare move for the MPC to act outside their normal monthly interest rate […]

4 Powerful Reasons Why The Self-Employed Are Happier!

Self-employed people are happier – there, I said it! If you’re reading this you’re either already self-employed or you’re considering it. (If you don’t think that you’re already considering it then this is your sub-conscious telling you that you are!) Being a free-agent has many advantages and disadvantages to being an employee. I’ve been a […]

SME’s leading growth in employment

The UK’s small and medium-sized enterprises have led the way in the employment market according to new research from Santander Business Banking. According to the report, focussing on employment growth for a five year period up to last year (2017). SMEs employing less than 250 staff have increased the national workforce by 1.7 million, a 14% increase, […]