Managing your business
Efficient business management requires a range of skills. These tips and guides will keep your small business running smoothly, helping you delegate effectively, deal with employees, and beat the recession.
Last week Simply Business hosted our latest Google Hangout, in which we discussed getting business advice.
Risk; how much should I take?
Matt Jones | 3 Feb 2014
So; have you thought about starting up your own business but are in a situation where you feel like you have all the skills and commitment but you are held back.
How can landscapers and gardeners survive the winter season?
Phil Voice | 16 Jan 2014
The challenges for gardeners are relentless –even more so during the winter – so with that in mind here’s some tips for surviving the season intact.
Get to inbox zero now
Josh Hall | 13 Dec 2013
Inbox zero is the mythical destination that we all wish we could reach.
5 top task management apps for the self-employed
Josh Hall | 8 Nov 2013
Task management software can help entrepreneurs and the self-employed work more efficiently.
Watch: Experts answer small business questions on importing and exporting
Josh Hall | 14 Oct 2013
Earlier this month Simply Business hosted a Google Hangout looking at importing and exporting.
Remaining recession risks - and how to avoid them
Josh Hall | 13 Sep 2013
The UK is recovering, according to George Osborne - but small businesses still face recession risks.
Moving into your first office - Top tips
Josh Hall | 28 Aug 2013
The majority of UK businesses are now run from home - but what if you have outgrown the kitchen?
5 creative ways to use Twitter for your business
By Josh Hall | 19 August 2011
Twitter has huge implications for businesses. And with a bit of creative thinking you can make Twitter work for you in a unique, exciting way.
Social media crisis management - 6 tips
By Josh Hall | 6 September 2011
Social media is a blessing and a curse. These new technologies are hugely useful – but they can also cause headaches of enormous proportions.
Encouraging social media engagement - 10 top tips
By Josh Hall | 16 September 2011
Encouraging engagement is perhaps the most difficult aspect of social media, but it is also potentially the most important. Here are our top tips.