"Most British SMEs are unconcerned about the impact of an EU referendum on their business", said Steve Gilroy, the CEO of Vistage.
Having explained why his business, ParcelHero, was shunning banks and using crowdfunding, Roger Sumner-Rivers now reveals what went wrong with his online pitch for finance.
Launched by the banking industry last September, the free Current Account Switch Service to swap between banks isn’t just the preserve of personal current account customers. Small businesses up and down the country can make the most of the service too.
Chinese online retailer Alibaba’s Shopping Festival commerce event – also known as Singles' Day – was supported largely with mobile devices, which accounted for 42.6 per cent of all sales.
Wage growth is becoming one of the largest threats to the UK’s economic recovery. More precisely, the gap between wage growth and inflation – we’ve been getting poorer in a very real sense for the last six years.
Last week Sterecyle, a waste processing business in Rotherham, became the eighth company to be convicted of corporate manslaughter under law that was passed in 2008 (The Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act). The new law was intended to make it easier to prosecute companies for the offence of corporate manslaughter by removing the requirement to identify the negligence of an individual at a senior level within the company.
As marketers worry about Google's latest local search algorithm, dubbed 'Pigeon', there is perhaps a more pressing matter that many businesses have failed to acknowledge. Simply put, Google searches on mobile phones deliver different results in comparison to desktops and laptops.
In reaction to a set of statistics released by HM Treasury on 23 October, the Trade Union Congress (TUC) has challenged the validity of the information and called for greater transparency.
Engineering SMEs talk about what goes into securing public sector contracts, and how business leaders should be selective.
UK retailer John Lewis has achieved weekly sales of £95.7m alongside the launch of the promotion, which debuted online on 6 November.
Reggae Reggae singer Levi Roots, who performed with stars such as James Brown and Maxi Priest, became an inspiration for a completely different reason than his ability to hold a tune.
Business rates need to be devolved to local government in order to help local businesses flourish, local authorities have told the Chancellor ahead of his Autumn Statement.