Much of the key data about women’s business ownership in the UK is illustrated in this new infographic published by HM Government. But it misses the big story: for the first time ever more women are starting businesses than men.
A new £60m fund for small and micro-business should make it a little easier to get funding.
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In this recession we need our wits about us. Mindfulness, or the ability to choose our response in any given situation, is the ultimate strength.
Women’s work has changed since the recession, according to new research. There are 170,000 fewer women in full-time jobs and almost 200,000 more self-employed women.
We are all forced to be smart in business. There’s no reason why our personal lives can’t benefit from our brilliant skills.
As a new free business growth programme targets women, Natalie Blakely tells how her business has benefited and is now “growing beyond anything I could have imagined.”
Customers don’t buy products, they buy solutions to their problems. Understanding this will help you pitch your products better and increase sales.
Having left school with no qualifications Sissy built a career and got her education the hard way. She now uses innovative methods to keep kids on the right track and to inspire them to get the most out of their own educational opportunities.
Lack of of self-confidence can destroy your business. Here’s how to break the cycle.
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The benefits of home-working are huge but have you considered the health and safety hazards?
Etsy is the online marketplace for handmade and vintage goods. Over 800,000 independent creative businesses, in 150 countries, use it as a trading platform and over half of them are earning revenues of over £40,000 a year from Etsy.