The 2019 Spring Statement is good news for SMEs providing a Brexit deal is made

What does the 2019 Spring Statement mean for SMEs up and down the country” Well, it’s good news, including the fact that taxation may drop whilst wages will rise, enabling employers to access and assess the best talent out there and be able to make them stay. However, it all hinges on the UK exiting the EU with a deal in place.

Does the rise of the electric car economy come at the price of employment?

Volkswagen has announced its plan to produce mostly zero-emission cars. Whilst this all sounds great for the environment, it also means that many jobs will be lost as electric models don’t require as much ‘effort’ to build. If this is the case, and other major brands follow Volkswagen’s example, (which seems likely), what will happen to this section of the employment economy?

How can we support the next generation of entrepreneurs” Let’s start with £160 million

We all acknowledge the power of a great idea. But how can you turn that promising idea into a successful business” If this question is something you ask yourself then the latest news coming from the Conservative Party should interest you. In conjunction with young people’s charity, The Prince’s Trust, we’re working together to make young entrepreneurial dreams a reality through lending and strategy support.

Successfully selling to corporate customers in 5 steps

Sealing a deal with a large organisation can be transformative for any business. Roland Emmans from HSBC UK shares the strategies that growing firms are following to get a foot in the door with major corporate customers.