Small business

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, […]

The 5 steps to extending or refurbishing your pub or bar

About Acorn.finance Contact us  Don’t apply for a loan or mortgage without knowing exactly what you need.  Whilst in many cases someone with my experience might be able to give you options of what is available in the marketplace, if you only approach your own bank (like 60% of other UK business owners do) then […]

Help for Carillion’s stricken suppliers

Thousands of Small businesses across Britain have been hit, the British Business Bank offers a lifeline. About Acorn.finance Contact us Acorn.finance – solving your problems The fallout around Carillion’s collapse hits thousands of small businesses As small businesses across a multitude of business sectors are facing the realisation that their biggest customer has gone to […]

How to create perfect posts on social media

Struggling with your social media strategy? housands of small business owners around the world struggle with what they want to say, what their “voice” is of the different platforms and how to present the information. This helpful infographic came from theselfemployed.com but is so useful I needed to repeat it here. They have a huge amount […]