Category Archives: Business support


Would you like to take part in a free review of your project management capabilities? Association for Project Management (APM) is the Chartered body for project professionals leading the way in setting and maintaining a universally high standard for the Read more…


Cyber Security Awareness Month reminds us of a category of crime that continues to inflict taxpayers and companies with damages amounting to billions annually. Staying updated on the latest attack types and prevention techniques is the only way to future-proof Read more…


The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has unveiled a range of new, free-to-access support options for London’s million-plus small businesses as they prepare for Brexit.  Nine new London Growth Hub centres across the city will offer face-to-face advice and resources, Read more…


HSBC UK today launches a £14 billion lending fund to support small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the UK, as part of its commitment to help British businesses realise their ambitions for growth and navigate Brexit. Since launching its initial Read more…


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New rules come into force in October for VAT-registered firms reporting under the Construction Industry Scheme (CIS) as part of HMRC’s attempt to tackle fraud in the industry. Fraudsters who set up companies in order to siphon off VAT and Read more…


HSBC UK Commercial Bank is supporting British companies to meet their environmental and sustainability goals with the launch of a new green finance proposition. The new range – available for small to medium enterprises (SME) through to large corporates – Read more…


SME businesses in Brent can now attend a range of free support programmes specially tailored to help them grow. The Brent for business programme will support SME’s to learn new skills, access new opportunities. Brent council is teaming up with Read more…


BT has announced that they will stop selling ISDN services from 2020 with a target date of 2025 to switch off the old legacy network. Why? In acknowledgment that technology is evolving and that communications has changed to IP (Internet Read more…


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If the UK leaves the EU with no deal you will need an Economic Operator Registration and Identification (EORI) number that starts with GB to trade goods into and out of the UK. A UK EORI number starts with GB, followed by Read more…


It is only four months into the year and we have already seen some key employment law developments. The remainder of the year is likely to be similarly eventful. From 6 April 2019 The following key changes came into effect Read more…