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Seven facts you should know about online lending

Date: 13 March 2017

By: Weronika Slowinska

Building support when you're starting up

Date: 8 March 2017

By: Jean Gamester

How to get a mortgage if you run your own business

Date: 20 February 2017

By: Pete Mugleston

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Five technology must-haves for a successful start-up

Rory Hope on the five technology must-haves for every start-up business, including accounting software, social media and digital filing.

Date: 3 November 2016   By: Rory Hope

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Everything you need to know when choosing your business phone number

A business telephone number can be a key part of your brand identity and it can increase customer communication. How to choose the right number.

Date: 19 July 2016   By: Planet Numbers

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Five apps to help run your small business on your smartphone

Running a small business with cloud services and a smartphone is easier than ever. With these five popular apps, you’ll have the tools you need.

Date: 19 October 2015   By: Guest contributor

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Four reasons why keeping electronic records is a must for small businesses

Document management is likely to be the least of your business concerns, but if it isn't done properly it could cause problems further down the line.

Date: 22 September 2015   By: Guest contributor

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A new way to trade in your old gadgets

If your business has unwanted technology and gadgets to get rid of, there's a new option for you to try: you can now trade them in at Argos stores.

Date: 3 August 2015   By: John McGarvey

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Getting the right technology to enable your employees to work flexibly

The right for employees to request flexible working is now in full force. With these new regulations, the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills predicts that up to 20 million people across the country could be asking their employees to work flexibly. Employers can reject these requests, but...

Date: 13 August 2014   By: Guest contributor

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Why cloud computing is ideal for start-ups

A recent survey by BestVendor of more than 550 US start-ups found that 57 per cent were using Google Apps for email, 71 per cent were using QuickBooks for accounting, 59 per cent were using Salesforce as customer relationship management and 39 per cent were using Dropbox for storage. All exist �?...

Date: 18 April 2012   By: Kerry Hale

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Are you planning to spend too much money on your website?

If you own a business, you almost certainly need a website. Even if you aren’t selling products online, the web is where people go to search for businesses – it’s the new Yellow Pages and fingers are still doing the walking. So it was surprising that our national survey of small-busin...

Date: 5 December 2011   By: Dale Cook