Policymakers have not kept up with changes in the labour market and need to urgently take action to deal with the concerns of the self-employed over tax, burdensome regulations, pensions, and a general lack of support, according to a new report.
In the next episode of the Small Business Sessions podcast with Xero, James Gold tells the inspiring story of fashion accessory brand Skinnydip London and his very ambitious plans to expand across the world.
There is clear evidence that technology can help small businesses leap over the barriers to growth. According to Zoe Hominick, head of business marketing at O2, embracing the digital and mobile worlds really can help small firms go for gold.
Doug Gurr, UK country manager for Amazon, opened the first of three Amazon Academy events in 2018 by telling the hundreds of small business owners in Glasgow to "learn something new and meet someone interesting." They did that in spades! Here are the event highlights.
It's Wednesday so it means another great episode of the Small Business Sessions podcast. This week, Jamie Hewitt from Rocketship WP shares tips for search engine optimisation and getting your website high up the rankings.