5 benefits to having an online presence

Even now, it surprises me how many small businesses I meet at networking events who still rely solely upon social media to run their small business and do not have their own responsive websites. The Federation of Small Businesses stated that one-in-four UK small businesses still operate without an online presence, and for those that do, only a third are using it for sales.  Small Businesses in the UK seem to be sucked into a social media void and with all the latest ups and downs with Facebook I really can’t reiterate enough the importance of having your own online web presence.…

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How Claims Management Software is Assisting PPI Claims

The payment protection insurance (PPI) claims deadline, set for August 2019, is edging ever nearer. The rush is on for people to make a claim within plenty of time before the deadline. To ensure no-one is caught out by the cut-off date, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has hired Arnold Schwarzenegger to promote the deadline. In television adverts, Arnie is yelling at people to “do it now!” and decide if they want to make a claim. The FCA has reported positive feedback from the deadline campaign, with over a million views to their dedicated PPI website. PPI claims companies are…

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3 Ways to Kick Start Your Small Business

Many of my networking circle started a small business in order to provide themselves with a family flexible working environment. We all desire it and in many cases our old employment doesn’t fit our now altered commitments and childcare is a massive strain and expense.  Freelancing is quickly becoming a much more feasible option alongside new and exciting opportunities to earn an income via social media, meaning working from home has never been easier. To physically start up a small business you might require a Small Business loans or you could look at how to incorporate bootstrapping, which is a posh…

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