Enterprise Nation founder Emma Jones comments on the chancellor's Spring Statement.
"It's great to see
"With the news of
"We're also delighted about the announcement to create a more sophisticated measure
"We've been pointing out that the mechanisms used by the ONS and the government to evaluate the productivity and economic contribution of small business are outdated. It's no longer relevant to rely on a head count to calculate
"Small firms often grow by outsourcing and provide important benefits to wider society and their local community.
"The call for evidence from productive and unproductive businesses is also a radical step in the right direction and we'd be very keen to play a key role in this."