May 24, 2013 - Rachel Miller
The vast majority of businesses are aware of the introduction of pension auto-enrolment, and more than half are already prepared to enrol staff, according to a new survey by the IOD. However, for 36% of small firms, there is still significant uncertainty.
May 17, 2013 - Rachel Miller
Accessing work-related emails is no longer just confined to the working day. According to a new report, small business employees are checking their work emails at all hours of day and night – even at social occasions that include weddings, school events and family get-togethers.
May 10, 2013 - Rachel Miller
Late payment continues to be a problem for small firms, with Bacs, the organisation behind direct debits, revealing that one in ten SMEs are owed £50,000 or more in late payments and SMEs face an average wait of more than 38 days for payment.