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Growing Your Business

Up and running and ready to grow your business?
We’re here to help. This section covers everything you need to know to build your empire.

Sales and Marketing

Argos on the high street

Argos, and why innovation isn't just for start-ups

Stop blaming Amazon, and start making changes.

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Sales and Marketing

Mansplaining in action

Your guide to Small Business Advice Week

What you need to know to get the most out of SBAW 2017


Apprentice works in garage

Apprenticeships work. So why aren't small businesses getting on board?

The cost of hiring a full-time employee is often greater than the annual profit of a small business.



Apprenticeships demystified - how to hire an apprentice in 3 steps

Would you take a thousand pounds to hire an apprentice?

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What does the National Living Wage mean for small businesses?

Big changes are afoot for the wage bills of the UK's small business community

Sales and Marketing


Business branding on a budget

Branding can make or break your business, so it's vital that you get it spot on.


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Small business recruitment tips

Need staff but on a limited budget? Follow these top tips


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Anna's week with the XLN Marketing team

Making a marketer: what work experience is really about

For Anna, school work experience was never going to be spent making cups of tea

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Consumers turn to CEOs for answers

Why are consumers complaining directly to CEOs? Good customer service isn't rocket science.

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2016 UK Customer Experience Award winners!

Another award for the cabinet on our mission to making things better for small business

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