Reduce your CGT liability to as little as 10%
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, 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.
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, Bivel Sharma of KPMG believes that you're more likely to succeed if you have one.
British workers are producing less than those in other countries but there are ways that SMEs can tackle the issue
Bivek Sharma, KPMG Small Business, discusses how it pays to be frugal in the early days
Kington Smith considers the impending impact on employers
Kingston Smith asks whether checking employees’ social media is a sensible precaution or invasion of privacy?
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
Lego proved that making the right decision between focus and diversification can be a game-changer – and entrepreneurs need to take note
Even Facebook made mistakes in the early years – the way the relationship between its founders soured is a lesson for all entrepreneurs
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
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
The confirmation of Brexit-day – 29 March 2019 – is, perhaps, the first definitive clue as to what the next two years will look like for businesses. Bivek Sharma, Head of KPMG Small Business Accounting, gazes into his crystal ball…
As a small business, it can be challenging to find the time to look at growth and problem areas. Kingston Smith discusses how putting performance measurements in place will help you track the progress of your company
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