There are many reasons why you would choose to work-from-home but one of the most popular factors driving the decision is becoming a parent. These days there is a wide variety of jobs on the market that do not require you to go into an office....

Now is a good time to be an entrepreneur in the UK. There are over 5.2 million small businesses operating in the UK compared to 700,000 just a few decades ago. According to a recent Populus survey for the Royal Society of the Arts, 84% of...

2016 will be a year for major changes in the way that small businesses operate and succeed. There will be abundant opportunities and also new obstacles to overcome for a small business. From new policies to harnessing new technologies, there is a lot in store. Here are...

Now that you’ve put away the last of the decorations, taken down your tree and eaten the last of the Christmas cookies, it’s time to sit down and think about what’s in store for your career this year. As you stand at the cusp of...

Are you still running a small business without a website? If your answer is a yes, you might want to rethink your strategy: “In today’s information age of marketing, a company’s website is the key to their entire business”- by Marcus Sheridan, author of the...

A successful small business is the result of that ‘one’ courageous decision made by an entrepreneur – they created a vision, articulated it, and relentlessly drove it to completion. Running a small business can be exceptionally rewarding, as it gives you the opportunity to be your...

With the remarkable boom in social media, even the smallest businesses are now using social media to market their business. Everyone’s doing it. “There are some 62,000 social enterprises in Britain today, contributing more than £24bn to the economy and employing nearly one million people.” -...

Many companies today are embracing a remote company culture with a view to getting work done more productively and efficiently. In fact, remote working has become an integral tool for improving company cultures. However, developing a company culture can be challenging for any business. It is therefore...

In today’s digital world it is essential to have a strong online presence. Social media marketing is critical towards promoting your personal and professional profile. According to a survey by Google, 97% of consumers use the internet to search for a local business. An online...

A lot of people dream of working for themselves – but when you are a mum, the idea of working flexible hours is especially enticing. You can choose how and when you spend time with the kids, save time and energy commuting and strike a...