• How to Manage Staff Working From Home

    High speed internet and software developments have made it possible to have a highly productive remote workforce. Find out how here…

    How to Manage Staff Working From Home
  • A Guide to Marketing Research

    Learn how to gain a deeper insight into both your market and your marketing

    A Guide to Marketing Research
  • 5 Tips to Increase Productivity

    Founder of Appreciating Change, Sarah Lewis explores the questions you should ask yourself when looking to add to your bottom line

    5 Tips to Increase Productivity
  • The Business Owner: Jason Downes

    The managing director talks about keeping employees happy and the importance of ‘creative and clever’ marketing

    The Business Owner: Jason Downes
  • How to Manage Subsidised Loans

    Find out about how to boost your eligibility for a subsidised loan and where to find further help and advice

    How to Manage Subsidised Loans
  • Running a Family Business

    They say that blood is thicker than water. Sisters Jo Cowan and Claire Chapman share the advantages and challenges of working with family

    Running a Family Business
A Guide to Car Finance for Business Owners

A Guide to Car Finance for Business Owners

Generally, it’s not difficult for you to obtain finance when looking to acquire cars for your business – a cash deposit and reasonable credit score should be enough to satisfy most dealers. However, the number of options available can be overwhelming...

How to Create Long-Term Value in Your Business

How to Create Long-Term Value in Your Business

When running a business, it can often feel like you spend all of your time on day-to-day tasks, focusing on making instant decisions to deal with problems as they arise. However, to truly add value in your business, you need to take a step back, look...

These 4 Mistakes Could Be Damaging Your Business’ Brand

These 4 Mistakes Could Be Damaging Your Business’ Brand

You have a flashy website, you send out regular emails and you are on all the social networks, but your business still isn’t growing and you are losing, rather than gaining, customers. This article highlights four mistakes you are probably still making with your business that could be damaging your brand and losing you customers. Sending emails no ...

Anchoring: How to Shape a Customer’s Perception of Your Product

Anchoring: How to Shape a Customer’s Perception of Your Product

Sometimes a customer just doesn’t know what your product is worth to them. We are used to thinking of this as a problem. If someone doesn’t know the value of what you do, it feels as though they won’t be willing to pay for it. That’s not necessarily ...

A Quick Introduction to Recruitment and Interviewing

A Quick Introduction to Recruitment and Interviewing

As the owner of a small business, you will often have to deal with a huge initial volume of work, and you may have already decided the time is right to take on a new employee. Setting up a proper recruitment and selection process is a tricky and time...