Why small businesses need to knock down barriers

Whichever way you voted on the Brexit issue and however strongly you feel about it, the one thing that seems pretty clear is that the task facing this and successive governments is challenging to say the least. Much of what has to be done is completely uncharted territory. None of our leaders will have much if any experience in this. The same can be said for many people starting their own small business. Continue reading Why small businesses need to knock down barriers

The Budget – Key Points for Small Businesses

The Budget - Key Points For Small Businesses

Yesterday’s Budget was particularly relevant for the small business world. Here we break down the key points that you need to be aware of: Continue reading The Budget – Key Points for Small Businesses

The Autumn Statement – Things you need to know

The Autumn Statement - Things you need to know

Here at MadeSimple we like to keep on top of important developments within the world of startups and inform you of them as and when they happen. So in light of yesterday’s Autumn Statement we thought we would give you the key points – and how small businesses will stand to benefit. Continue reading The Autumn Statement – Things you need to know

So what is a Small Business?

I recently heard an article on the radio under the heading of “The importance of SMEs to the UK’s economic recovery”.

Obviously, this pricked my ears and I waited to listen to an item relating to a small or medium sized business r only to hear an interview with a representative from a company with more than 1000 employees.   Continue reading So what is a Small Business?