Business News posts

In the fast-paced world of business, it's important to keep up with the latest developments and hot topics that can affect your enterprise. Read our range of articles that keep a finger on the pulse of what's happening in the business universe.

20 May 22
4 minute read

The Shorthand - unemployment falls, but inflation bites

Your weekly business news roundup that allows you to speed through the top news stories affecting the UK’s small businesses, all in under 5 minutes.

17 May 22
8 minute read

UK local elections 2022 – the impact on small businesses

Voters around the UK went to the polls on 5th May to vote in local authority and devolved assembly elections. Now the dust has settled, we breakdown how the results might impact small businesses.

13 May 22
5 minute read

The Shorthand - wait, what did the Queen say?

Your weekly business news roundup that allows you to speed through the top news stories affecting the UK’s small businesses, all in under 5 minutes.

06 May 22
5 minute read

The Shorthand - where’s the money gone for employee training?

Your weekly business news roundup that allows you to speed through the top news stories affecting the UK’s small businesses, all in under 5 minutes.

29 April 22
5 minute read

The Shorthand - a boost for flexible working

Your weekly business news roundup that allows you to speed through the top news stories affecting the UK’s small businesses, all in under 5 minutes.

22 April 22
5 minute read

The Shorthand – end of the road for fake reviews

Your weekly business news roundup that allows you to speed through the top news stories affecting the UK’s small businesses, all in under 5 minutes.

04 April 22
5 minute read

What is the dividend tax and how much is it increasing by?

On 6th April 2022, the rate of tax payable on dividends paid out to shareholders by UK companies is increasing. Here we explain what dividend taxes are and how the increase works.