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The Biggest Financial Mistakes Every Business Owner Should Avoid

Pandemic or no pandemic, starting and maintaining a business comes with a number of financial challenges. In the UK market, according to fundsquire, 20% of start-ups fail in their first year, with 60% done within three. It’s statistics like these which hammer home the harsh reality of entrepreneurial life – that being, more often than […]

3 Ways To Improve Your Company’s Culture In The Workplace

Following a year working from home, restrictions are beginning to ease, and businesses are starting to put plans in place to welcome back their employees. One thing that has certainly changed during the past year is company culture. Companies had to find ways to ensure that their employees felt supported, cared for and recognised for […]

The Role of Ethics in the Workplace

There’s a difference between being a boss and being a leader. This has become more apparent than ever during the last 18 months, with some business owners and managers revealing themselves to be true leaders during the pandemic and others behaving in a way that’s raised eyebrows and led to people boycotting their brands. But […]

6 Reasons Why Glasgow is a Great City for Business Growth in 2021

Are you starting a new business or looking to relocate? When weighing up the advantages and disadvantages of where to set up your business, Glasgow is a great city to consider. Glasgow is a lively and welcoming city overflowing with character and great experiences. You’ll find world-class visitor attractions, unique neighbourhoods, stunning architecture, phenomenal food […]

The Right Way to Grow Your Small Business

Your business has been ticking over for a while now, and now is that time to seize your opportunity and focus on growth. Growing your business will ensure that you have a place in the market both now and in the future. Future-proofing your business is important as it will ensure you can survive bleak […]

10 Top Tips to Get a Warehouse Job

Technology is moving forward which is why career paths are changing so rapidly. However, there is one area of work that remains, regardless of progression. Warehousing will always be necessary and it has become especially important with the Ecommerce boom that has happened over the past 10 years. The roles in warehousing may change with […]

How is the Retail Sector Evolving?

Retail is the largest private industry sector in the UK, with a total sales value of more than £436 billion in 2020. However, 27.9% of the total sales within the retail sector in the last year came from online orders. It’s not all doom and gloom though, the top 5 retailers are still dominated by […]

How to improve brand awareness using promotional merchandise

When running a successful business, planning, and implementing a strong marketing strategy is key. Marketing is essential to exposing your business to a wider audience, the benefits of this is to gain brand recognition, impressions, and an increase in customers. To explain further, Adele Thomas, owner of Distinctive Confectionery, shares her expertise on how businesses […]

Useful Ways to Improve Your GP Surgery

When running a GP surgery your primary goal should always be to provide the best possible care you can to your patients, which means that you must always be on the lookout for potential ways to improve the quality of care you can provide. Fortunately, the fields of medicine and technology are constantly changing and […]

Health and Safety Concerns Should the Human Workforce Transition to Robotics

In healthcare, there are major concerns that come into play. Since the use of robotics in healthcare is currently in its infancy and relatively minimal, the emergence of robotic health providers will be limited to research on how to increase their clinical value. In some countries, research facilities are already using surgical robots to perform […]