———–UPDATE: Click here to read our analysis of today’s Comprehensive Spending Review. ———– Chancellor George Osborne’s Comprehensive Spending Review is set to get tongues wagging. The largest programme of public sector cuts in decades, the Comprehensive Spending Review will confirm budget reductions of between 25 and 40 per cent across nearly all government departments. Some 500,000 public sector jobs are on the table, but how will it impact your business? How will the Comprehensive Spending Review affect Britain’s SMEs? Earlier this week, George Osborne already received significant support from some of Britain’s leading chief executives. In a letter published in the Daily Telegraph, chancellor George Osborne received backing from the leaders of 35 of Britain’s largest companies. But will today’s cuts change how they – and Britain’s SMEs – feel about him? Later today, we’ll be dissecting George Osborne’s speech to bring you the basics of what it means for growing businesses, plus comment from Britain’s leading entrepreneurs. Check back later this afternoon for the low-down on what the Comprehensive Spending Review means for SMEs. UPDATE: Click here to read our analysis of today’s Comprehensive Spending Review.
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