Any chances of investment can be ruined if your business plan isn’t up to scratch, says Clive Lewis, the ICAEW’s head of enterprise
The statistics show that more British start-ups are shunning external finance and doing things their own way. But does a commitment to ‘bootstrapping’ always make for success?
Restoring trust in business is an essential part of our economic future, says the ICAEW’s head of enterprise Clive Lewis
There has been one positive outcome of the shortfall of bank lending to SMEs: it has paved the way for crowdfunding to flourish
It’s safe to say that the business world has suffered a couple of setbacks in the last 12 months as the likes of Google and Starbucks have been criticised for their tax practices.
New government figures reveal that people operating as sole traders or in partnership now account for three-quarters of UK’s private businesses
Much has been said about the reluctance of banks to lend to small businesses over the last few years
High street woes knocking confidence of bricks and mortar retailers