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.
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?
The best cloud software for your small business
Josh Hall | 21 Aug 2013
The cloud has revolutionised the way we use computers. Check out the best cloud software for your business.
Small business digital security guide
Josh Hall | 21 Aug 2013
Read our guide to help you secure your business against digital risk.
Running a business while studying - What you need to know
Josh Hall | 8 Aug 2013
It’s hard to find work. Student fees are the highest they’ve ever been. Accommodation is expensive. How can you make university pay?
Advanced Twitter guide for small business - The Knowledge
David Buxton | 22 Jul 2013
Twitter is undisputedly a great tool for small business. The ability to connect instantly with thousands of potential customers – for free – is something that most savvy businesses won’t pass up.
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.