Category Archives: Start up

Will normal office life disappear?

Bill Gates Predicts That 50% of Business Travel and 30% of Office Life Will Disappear in the Post-Covid-19 Era According to the founder of Microsoft, companies will begin to question much more the fact of taking a trip “just to … Continue reading

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How to be happier while working from home

Coronavirus: How to be happier while working from home … By David Brown from the BBC News Millions of people need a home office for the first time. Some have perched at kitchen tables or made do with a laptop … Continue reading

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Kent Self Employed Covid Grant Support

Self-employed people in the county impacted by the lockdown restrictions are being urged to check to see if they can apply for a government grant of up to £6,570. Launched by the government last month, the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) offers … Continue reading

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Re-open small businesses first!

To get the UK economy back on its feet as soon as possible after the lockdown, the exit strategy must put small businesses first. While it’s right that decisions are led by public health concerns, for the sake of our … Continue reading

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Digital skills gap in small firms holding back productivity

Productivity growth in the UK will continue to stall without Government and industry action to tackle a digital skills deficit in small businesses, according to new research from the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB). The research finds that over a … Continue reading

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Our guide to Better Landing Pages

Most digital marketers agree that landing pages can make or break any marketing campaign, be it Pay-Per-Click, social media, email, or display ads. Once you get people to click, the landing page has to convince your visitor to complete the … Continue reading

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A third of UK adults are or want to become entrepreneurs

Taken from Elite Business Magazine – by Jess Mackinnon Research finds one in three adults own or plan to start their own business, with a desire to be their own boss and a dislike of working for others cited as … Continue reading

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Writing a Business Plan

Writing a business plan is a vital first step when starting a business, in order to set out your proposition, your market, customers and competitors.  The business planning process will give you a feel for the various elements that will … Continue reading

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Financing a new businesses

A bank loan is not the only way that you can raise money to fund your startup business. For some businesses, particularly new riskier ventures, equity investment – raising capital through the sale of shares in a business – may … Continue reading

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The Challenges Facing Small Business

5 Biggest Challenges Facing Small Business (Plus Solutions!) Ask any small business owner and they’ll tell you: running a small business is anything but small. It takes dedication and lots of hard work to get off the ground, but creating … Continue reading

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