How to build resilience
Your business can build up its resilience in many different ways, whether that’s via its business model, its processes or its offering. We look at how your business could become more resilient.
Business health checklist
Understand your business’ health, identify possible issues and ways to solve them, and learn how to prevent potential problems from arising.
Beware taking advice from an unqualified accountant
Learn more about the risks of getting advice from an unqualified accountant and what qualifications to be aware of when looking to hire someone.
How to hire and retain staff
Hiring and retaining staff has long been an issue for businesses. Learn how your business can recruit from a wider pool and retain its best staff.
Maintaining your mojo
Useful tips from successful businesspeople on how to stay motivated and driven, particularly during challenging times.
Team-building: don't waste a crisis
A crisis can be a golden opportunity to motivate individuals and bring a team together. Read advice from Dr Patrick Dixon, business consultant and influential business thinker, on how to use a crisis to galvanise a team and maintain focus on finding solutions.
‘Don’t compare, just adapt’: small business owners share valuable lockdown lessons
With little time to prepare for the effects of a national lockdown, some businesses fell off a cliff-edge as customers cancelled orders, shopping habits changed and supplies became sparse. It’s been a struggle for all, but many have survived. For some, that is due to a creative outlook that has seen them reshape their offering to suit the so-called “new normal”.
UK creativity can inspire the world
The UK's creativity is an economic success story and a therapeutic tool during difficult times, says Creative England Chief Financial Officer Mehjabeen Patrick.