Economic uncertainty is, predicably, the biggest barrier to business growth, and is keeping billions of pounds locked out of the economy.
The economy could benefit from tens of millions of pounds of business if Britain could overcome its fear of failure.
The government has launched its new national mentoring network via an online gateway, MentorsMe.co.uk. Business coach Sandra Hewett attempts to sign up â and emerges dazed and confused.
The Department for Business has announced who will provide the Business Link helpline: Indian-owned call centre provider Careline Services.