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  • September 17, 2010 - Anonymous

    Last chance to win a “business knighthood”

    Outstanding businesses still have time to enter this year’s Queen’s Awards for Enterprise and be in with a chance of winning a “business knighthood”, organisers have said.

  • September 14, 2010 - Anonymous

    National Insurance exemption begins for start-ups

    Start-ups outside London, the South East and east of England no longer have to pay employers' National Insurance Contributions (NICs) in their first year of trading, following the launch of a tax e

  • September 14, 2010 - Anonymous

    Online retailers lose out due to delivery concerns

    Online retailers are losing sales as customers are not completing orders due to delivery concerns, research from Royal Mail has revealed.

  • September 14, 2010 - Anonymous

    Workplace deaths higher than official estimates, warns TUC

    The Government needs to do more to encourage occupational safety, the Trades Union Congress (TUC) has said, warning that official estimates of deaths at work don't cover the thousands of fatalit

  • September 14, 2010 - Anonymous

    Equal pay guidance clarifies rules for small firms

    Small-business owners unsure about their equal pay obligations, can clarify their responsibilities following the publication of a free online guide by the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC

  • September 10, 2010 - Anonymous

    Local Enterprise Partnership scheme may be too “parochial”

    Business groups have warned that the Government's new system of business support may be too "parochial", after its tender process revealed that as many as 57 separate groups would like to establish a Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP).

  • September 10, 2010 - Anonymous

    Firms must be flexible as tube strikes set to continue

    Businesses should allow staff to work flexibly to minimise the disruption caused by the ongoing London tube strikes, the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) has said.

  • September 10, 2010 - Anonymous

    Employers not responsible for correcting tax glitch, says ACCA

    Small-business owners are not responsible for resolving the tax problems that found six million taxpayers paying the wrong amount, the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) has said.

  • September 10, 2010 - Anonymous

    Free online training helps firms cut waste

    Small businesses can get help reducing their waste, following the launch of two free online training courses by the Waste and Resources Action Programme (WRAP).

  • September 03, 2010 - Anonymous

    Donut founder to share business tips at Sage World

    Donut founder Rory MccGwire will be among the speakers at the Sage World event for start-ups and growing businesses at the International Centre in Telford on 8 and 9 September.

  • September 03, 2010 - Anonymous

    Advertising watchdog to crack down on misleading online marketing

    Marketing messages delivered through websites and social media are to be regulated for the first time, in an attempt to crackdown on misleading promotional statements.

  • September 03, 2010 - Anonymous

    Cash-strapped small firms negotiating shorter leases

    The average length of a small business lease has fallen by more than 12 months in the last two years, as business owners looked to retain their flexibility, research from the British Property Federation (BPF) has found.

  • September 03, 2010 - Anonymous

    One third of small firms performing worse than in the recession

    More than a third of small firms performed worse in the second quarter of this year than in the same period in 2009, a survey by Accountancy Magazine has found.

  • September 03, 2010 - Anonymous

    Migrant cap will increase skills shortage, warns CIPD

    The Government’s planned permanent cap on skilled migrant workers will increase the skills shortage, when almost half of businesses are already struggling to find the recruits they need, the Charte

  • September 03, 2010 - Anonymous

    Six more councils plan to introduce workplace parking tax

    The Forum of Private Business (FPB) has called the Government’s workplace parking levy (WPL) a “stealth tax” on businesses, following reports that at least six more local councils are planning to introduce the duty.

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