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There’s never been a better time to start a new business. With low costs in marketing and online technology allowing us to connect with customers around the world, the only major issue that many entrepreneurs face is raising investment...
TechCrunch has recently reported that they have acquired documents from an unverified Facebook source which suggests that the social media giant will be launching advertisements within its Messenger app in Q2 2016. This will come in the form of...
For any modern business the need to be found is paramount and today, with more online directories than ever before, the potential audience reach and demographic drill down is completely staggering. Yet with so much choice comes the possibility that...
Tech is booming across Europe and new startups have become the norm rather than the exception in many cities. London leads the way but Berlin, Paris, Amsterdam and Barcelona are not far behind. With better legislation and financial rewards, as...
Keeping up with the news can be tricky. Even the most eagle-eyed observer can miss a vital news story.  We think being up-to-date on economic developments is key to the success of your startup. Every Wednesday we provide the top...
Tourist destination or University town, Brighton & Hove comes under many guises, but unbeknown to most holidaymakers, this good-vibe city is one of the UK’s entrepreneurial capitals. Creativity is never hard to find in Brighton and it is one...
Workplace pensions

We’ve recently seen on our small screens the rather friendly looking blue and purple Workplace Pension monster character (which cost £8.5m of public money to create, no less ). However, with pensions being such a notoriously baffling topic, with...
Regardless of what product you produce, which service you deliver or what market you operate within, you need to know and understand your customer. This is the very most basic building block to a successful business, without it you’ll...
Keeping up with the news can be tricky. Even the most eagle-eyed observer can miss a vital news story.  We think being up-to-date on economic developments is key to the success of your startup. Every Wednesday we provide the top...
SIC Code

The Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) code, or UKSIC as it is sometimes referred to in the UK, is an industry classification that is used to help separate out and classify businesses depending on the type of economic activity that...