The StartUp Britain bus

If you own, or dream of owning a small business that has the potential to become a big business, you’ll want to catch the bus that’s coming to Sunderland on Thursday.  This is the StartUp Britain bus, which will be at the eVolve Technology Centre from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. and at the North […]

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Impersonal banks hamper small business

Small firms have become crippled due to impersonal banks that have failed to develop relationships with their clients said Vince Cable. The Business Secretary said entrepreneurs that are cash strapped need help to expand but are regularly told that the computer said no which is a reference to the series Little Britain and a specific […]

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Small business continues to cut staff

More staff than expected were shed from small business in the first part of this year even though owners are more positive about the future according to a recent study. In order to facilitate the providing of new jobs, the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) is calling on the Government for help. At the same […]

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How to streamline your business

It’s tough to build a profitable business from scratch – particularly in the current economic environment. And as your business evolves and grows, amassing new offices, computer systems, products and services, there is a risk that it becomes unwieldy and slow to react to competition. Revenue growth can slow, and market share shrink — in […]

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