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.
Tips for running your business from bedroom
The number of people starting businesses from home in their spare time has risen by 34 per cent over the past year.
A quick-start guide to content marketing
Mark James | 23 Jul 2014
Content marketing has become a key part of the modern marketing mix, so how can you use it to boost your business?
In the hullabaloo of getting a new business off the ground, you might be excused for having other things on your mind besides turning your workplace into an eco-friendly hub but the benefits of ‘going green’ – even in the short-term – will be hard for small businesses to ignore for too long.
Making an exit - efficient exit strategies for your small business
Josh Hall | 7 May 2014
When you start a business you might not be thinking about how it ends – but you should be.
5 mistakes for small business owners to avoid
Josh Hall | 15 Apr 2014
Starting a new business is a daunting prospect. The majority of startups fail – but with the right preparation and some forward thinking you can give yourself the best possible chance of success.
How to pay off business debt - a quick-start guide
Josh Hall | 18 Mar 2014
Paying off business debt is proving to be a growing priority for many of the UK’s entrepreneurs.
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.
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.