Small business numbers are at an all-time high – there are 5.4m currently in operation in the UK and the numbers continue to rise year-on-year. But you’d be surprised how frustrated startup Britain is at the moment.
Author Steve Holford
Earlier this year Hyperoptic commissioned a survey of 3,000 Brits to get insight into how broadband is affecting the length of our working day – and whether or not it was a secret homeworking bugbear.
You cannot understate the role of broadband connectivity in the UK’s economy. Our technology sector is exploding – there are 1.46m people employed in digital tech companies in the UK, 98 per cent of which are small businesses.