Market research is one of the most effective ways to improve your business model, but many small business owners overlook it. This is normally because they don’t see the value in research. However doing research can keep your business afloat during the first crucial years, and it can also help to drive sales and engagement […]
If you want your business to succeed, you should have a clear vision. Setting a vision for your business will help you to set targets, stand out from the competition and boost sales – and it also means your business is less likely to go under. But how exactly do you create a clear vision […]
If you are a small business owner with employees, it is important to choose a business pension provider (even if you already have a retirement plan for yourself). This is a legal requirement for most British businesses, but don’t worry; it doesn’t have to be a big stress. You just need to know what to […]
The first year of owning a start-up business can be extremely challenging. Many business owners struggle with working overtime and financial worries, and it can be tough to start afloat. In fact, a recent study found that over 20% of start-ups fail in their first year – but this doesn’t have to be you. If […]
Podcasts are a great resource for small business owners. They are free, they are entertaining, and they can provide you with invaluable advice that allows you to stand out from the competition. But which are the best podcasts for small business owners? After all, there are hundreds of business podcasts, and some are definitely better […]
Anyone who’s listened to the news, or been to a supermarket, will be aware of the steady upward creep of prices (i.e. inflation).
As a small business owner, you might be wondering why you need to care about high inflation and what it means for your small business?
For most small business owners, social media is a key source of new customers. And it isn’t hard to see why; a recent study found that over 3.5 billion people use social media worldwide, which is over 50% of the world’s population! If you’re struggling to see results from your social media, you may want […]
LinkedIn is a great way to grow your business online. Here are six tips to help you market your business on LinkedIn.
Video content has become one of the most effective ways to market your content. Research has found that video is the main source of online information for two thirds of internet users, and this number is expected to rise. So if you want more exposure, video content is a great option – but how do […]