Small business news - July 2020

Working from home set to double

New research confirms that the coronavirus pandemic has caused a permanent shift in how people work...

Date: 21 July 2020 By:

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Brexit worries give way to COVID-19 gloom

Growth prospects for small firms in the UK are looking bleak as business owners say cash flow problems, red tape and lack of funding are holding them back...

Date: 14 July 2020 By:

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Employers to get bonus for keeping on staff

Chancellor Rishi Sunak has announced a raft of new measures designed to protect, support and create jobs, including a job retention bonus...

Date: 8 July 2020 By:

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Business-to business sees online buying surge

The coronavirus pandemic has caused a significant shift in the way businesses sell to each other, leaving traditional salespeople out in the cold...

Date: 30 June 2020 By:

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Renewed calls for ethnicity pay gap reporting

Mandatory ethnicity pay gap reporting for businesses will be debated in Parliament after a petition attracted more than 100,000 signatures...

Date: 23 June 2020 By:

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