Reduce your CGT liability to as little as 10%
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We look at three factors which could affect the value of your company, so you can address these and improve.
We look at the skills and qualities every entrepreneur needs to take a business through significant expansion
Shirley Wolfe of Boom Training discusses little-known government subsidies available to small firms
British workers are producing less than those in other countries but there are ways that SMEs can tackle the issue
Many businesses don’t know right now if they need an EU base. But they should know what their options are, just in case
How can growing businesses best identify the risks on their horizon and respond effectively?
All entrepreneurs are passionate about their businesses – but that doesn’t necessarily mean they’re the right person to lead the company as it grows
Taking care of the small print can prevent people who work for you from damaging your business
Even Facebook made mistakes in the early years – the way the relationship between its founders soured is a lesson for all entrepreneurs
Lego proved that making the right decision between focus and diversification can be a game-changer – and entrepreneurs need to take note
An entrepreneur's passion is perfect for launching a business but as it grows you do need advice and professional support
Private equity investments have traditionally supported management buyouts. However, it is now also an increasingly strong source of growth funding
Growing companies focused on winning new customers shouldn't lose sight of the importance of those they already have
KPMG Small Business Accounting looks at how new GDPR regulation affects your business.
When your company is for sale, it’s important to remember potential buyers will always look very closely at the key people running it
If you want to achieve real growth you will need to find new clients. But how and where can you find them?
With just a year to go until the UK leaves the European Union we find out where opportunities lie elsewhere in the world
Entrepreneurs can learn a lot from Greggs the bakers when it comes to reputation management
With trade dominating future concerns, cyber threats are rapidly rising up the risk agenda.
The EU is introducing new legislation to protect personal data. But are SMEs ready to comply?
Bivek Sharma, Head of KPMG Small Business, considers the different approaches to financial management.
Benefits that concentrate on tackling employee ill-health and helping people stay in work are gaining political traction.
Succession planning is critical to the long term success of any business. Put your plans to the test.
The chances of achieving sustainable growth are vastly improved with a strategic plan and the right people around you
The drive for more diversity on boards is as relevant to growing businesses as it is to FTSE giants. It can help you understand your customers better and boost profits
Bivek Sharma of KPMG Small Business Accounting asks whether you’re underselling your business
As your business expands, it’s time to consider the implications of a cyber attack and whether you can afford to be without protection
How W&I insurance can provide vital protection during merger & acquisition activity
Although business plans don't guarantee success, Bivek Sharma of KPMG believes that you're more likely to succeed if you have one.
Bivek Sharma, KPMG Small Business, discusses how it pays to be frugal in the early days
Kington Smith considers the impending impact on employers
Auto-enrolment may be just another thing on your long to-do list, but the key is to prepare in advance.
Can a family business survive a family breakdown?
Developing a strong brand can wait until a start-up has got the business fundamentals right
People start businesses for all sorts of reasons. Bivek Sharma of KPMG looks at whether the dream matches the reality.
Gender Pay Gap Reporting is here... but what's the point? Kingston Smith study the details
Getting professional legal advice to make sure your intellectual property is properly protected is an absolute must
Is your business ready to manage the introduction of tighter data protection rules? Stackhouse Poland look ahead to next year’s regulatory change
Early intervention and rehabilitation services are now helping to return more than one in four employees back to work
Most organisations conduct their operations on digital platforms so cyber threats and data loss scandals are not new phenomena
All entrepreneurs want to see their businesses grow – but when something happens to trigger an episode of hyper growth, it creates new and sometimes insurmountable challenges
Linder Myers Solicitors consider how a 127-year-old legal ‘default’ can impact the future of a business
Nowadays, debt capital is often seen as freely available and currently at rock-bottom prices, but many business owners face a struggle to access such debt
In the world of business, Bivek Sharma, Head of KPMG Small Business, says the virtue of patience is often overlooked in favour of speed
Strategies to take when a bigger company tries to steal your market
How inward investment helped one entrepreneur grow his business and rebalance his life
The Government's Making Tax Digital project is intended to simplify tax for businesses and HMRC. But will it succeed?
From financing to flooding, cyber crime to social media – organisations today face an ever-changing risk landscape. How can you protect yourself against risk while still making the most of the opportunities it affords?
Reduce your CGT liability to as little as 10%
Planning early for the sale of your business can help you maximise reliefs and preserve your wealth
Adequate insurance is fundamentally important for a business, and in many cases it is actually a legal obligation.
High rates of absenteeism among British workers mean that companies need to promote staff wellbeing. Insurance company Unum explains how employee assistance programmes can help
Simple tips to help you calculate your business insurance needs, from AIG.
Copying another company’s restrictive covenant might seem like an easy route – but it often won’t protect your business
Mental illness might be an invisible condition, but its impact on small businesses’ human resources, and on the wider economy, is impossible to ignore. Unum, provider of employee benefits, counts the cost