Enterprise Nation

Enterprise Nation

 

10 steps for preparing for the GDPR

Coming into force on 25 May, GDPR is major new data protection rules that affect almost all businesses. In this online masterclass, learn 10 steps you need to take to make sure your business is compliant. The masterclass is one of more than 170 available exclusively to Enterprise Nation members. Not a member? Join today.  
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Jaan Madan, Mental Health First Aid England

 

Mental Health Awareness Week: How small business owners can manage stress

In 2017, 12.5 million working days were lost due to work related stress and one in six adults experiences depression, anxiety or issues relating to stress at any one time. Small business owners often face many pressures which can put them at particular risk. Jaan Madan shares advice for how entrepreneurs can keep their stress levels in check.

Morgan Arnell

Crumbs Brewing
 

The Enterprise Nation member turning bread into beer

Morgan Arnell joined Enterprise Nation through our membership partnership with Reigate and Banstead Borough Council and in this week's member profile, tells the story of Crumbs Brewing, which makes beer with artisan bread. 
Enterprise Nation

Enterprise Nation

 

Top tips from the British baby bottle brand targeting China's 45,000 new babies a day

Jim Shaikh's self-warming baby bottle is now stocked in major retailers including John Lewis, but with around 17m babies born every year, one of the most exciting markets for the business is China. Ahead of speaking at Go Global China in London on 23 May, Shaikh shares his story.
Dan Martin

Dan Martin

Enterprise Nation
 

Britain home to booming 'silicon suburbs' as UK tech sector outpaces wider economy

The UK's technology businesses are growing at more than twice the rate of the rest of the economy with new tech hubs developing in towns like Burnley, Telford and Cheltenham, new figures reveal. 
Emma Jones

Emma Jones

Enterprise Nation
 

The Small Business Sessions podcast (series two, episode 12): 'The pizza tracker for massage therapists'

It's time for the last episode in the current series of the Small Business Sessions podcast with Xero. This week, Giles Williams, co-founder of Urban Massage, discusses the inspirational story of his on-demand massage booking platform. 
Lizzie Slee

Lizzie Slee

Enterprise Nation
 

There's something about VAT: Should the government lower the threshold?

Ahead of the Spring Statement, there were rumours the chancellor was considering lowering the VAT threshold to firms with £20,000 a year turnover. Liz Slee, Enterprise Nation head of media, speaks to small business owners about that potential decrease and what they think needs to change about VAT.  

Clive Lewis

H R C Lewis & Co
 

How to deal with a HMRC tax investigation of your business

Having an investigation by HMRC can be daunting and frightening for a business owner, not least because it can be seen by them as a distraction from running the business. However there are practical steps a business can take to make the investigation as painless as possible.

Jamie Ross-Cumming

Dragonfly Wealth
 

Your online masterclass host for this week: A workplace pensions expert

Every Tuesday at 12.30pm you can watch an online business masterclass delivered by one of our Adviser members. This week, Jamie Ross-Cumming hosts: How to set up a quality workplace pension.