Author: Sophie Tyler
A business organisation has launched a simple checklist to help firms keep their cash flowing through Brexit.
Business, Treasury and Cabinet Office ministers met banking chiefs last week to launch new Business Finance Council and encourage support for SMEs.
The Bank Referral Scheme has helped nearly 800 businesses to access the investment they need to grow in the last 12 months.
There has been a 33% increase in the cost of cybercrimes across all sectors since 2016, with ‘human-enabled insider threats’ now accounting for more than 90% of all incidents.
By offering staff the choice to work flexibly, businesses can potentially access a more diverse pool of talent to push innovation, creativity and profitability.
Samuel Knight International has urged the Chair of the Review to ensure that talent shortages across the sector are factored into any proposed reforms.
Alex Fraser, Director from Engage: “While this is the first major fine of 2019, the sheer scale of it should certainly serve as a warning to business owners.”
A new survey shows that the proportion of people categorised as self-employed increased from just under 13% to just under 15% between 1998 and 2018.