Blog

How to win over your audience

Date: 15 February 2017

By: Dave Linehan

How to create a positive culture in your start-up

Date: 15 February 2017

By: John Reynard

Start-ups can't afford to leave SEO until later

Date: 7 February 2017

By: Jon Wade

News image
BLOG

Striking back

Whether transport strikes, or weather disruption, planning ahead can keep your business running when staff can’t get to work.

Date: 5 January 2017   By: Fiona Prior

News image
BLOG

What insurance do you need to work from home?

Running a home business comes with risks. If you suffer a flood, burglary or customer injury on your premises, you need the right insurance cover.

Date: 12 September 2016   By: Be Wiser Business Insurance

News image
BLOG

Are you sure you need a big law firm?

When you're starting out, you need an expert in a specific field who can get the job done for a reasonable price, not a major law firm.

Date: 7 December 2015   By: Guest contributor

News image
BLOG

Why you need to switch off your mobile phone while driving

At the beginning of the year, a motorist from the Isle of Wight was given a six-year jail sentence after being found guilty of causing a fatal crash. The court heard the 27-year-old driver had been checking a text message from his wife on his mobile phone when he drifted onto the wrong side of the r...

Date: 4 March 2015   By: Guest contributor

News image
BLOG

Where do Scotland's business groups stand on independence: 'och aye' or 'och no'?

So, the second televised Scottish independence debate has aired and many commentators awarded a clear points victory to Scotland's first minister Alex Salmond over ‘Better Together’ figurehead Alistair Darling. According to the BBC’s political editor, Nick Robinson: “From the sta...

Date: 8 September 2014   By: Mark Williams

News image
BLOG

Riding the storm - what to do if your business is affected by bad weather

Being British, we do love to complain about the weather. However, over the last few months we’ve seen an unusually high number of storms, bringing with them strong winds, torrential rain, and tidal surges.

Date: 9 January 2014   By: Hannah Tonge

News image
BLOG

Some alarming stats about professional indemnity insurance

We carried out some research recently and one of the most shocking findings was small businesses and freelance consultants delay purchasing professional indemnity (PI) insurance for an average of six months after setting up in business.

Date: 26 October 2011   By: Nick Green

News image
BLOG

How to make an insurance claim

It’s a situation every small-business owner dreads. You arrive at your premises one morning to find the lock hanging off the door and a couple of windows in pieces, on the pavement. A quick scan inside reveals gaps where your PCs and other items used to be; files and bits of paperwork are strew...

Date: 23 August 2011   By: Nick Green