Small Business Saturday takes place on 5 December. Events to support, inspire and promote the nation’s five million small businesses will be taking place all over the UK, including free talks and workshops aimed at new and established small businesses. Some 16m people in the UK supported Small Business Saturday last year. You can keep up with events by following Small Business Saturday on Twitter and Facebook.
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It was Women's Entrepreneurship Day on 19 November.
There are almost 1.5 million self-employed women in the UK. A staggering 80% of all newly self-employed people since 2008 are women.
To mark the event, we are sharing some of our inspirational stories and articles.
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