Following one of the toughest years on record economically, many small business owners are looking ahead to the remainder of 2021 with more than a little trepidation. Though the roll-out of a vaccine and the finalisation [...]
A new study conducted by the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) predicts that up to 250,000 small businesses will shut their doors permanently this year if no further coronavirus financial support is forthcoming.
UK business leaders have called for more state aid to be made available to prevent firms from collapsing. The local and national economy faces renewed challenges following last night’s announcement of a third national lockdown. The [...]
To many, the prospect of taking the plunge and starting a new business is daunting. The idea of leaving your full-time role behind and sacrificing a salary can seem frightening, regardless of how bright the long-term [...]
If you've ever used accounting software then you may already be familiar with Xero. First launched in 2006, Xero is still relatively new to the marketplace. But it has made major waves during the last 14 [...]
Sometimes two heads are better than one, and many people opt to set up a partnership to share the workload and accountability of running a business. Under a partnership, the partners personally share responsibility for the [...]