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Here you’ll find all the quick tips, handy tools and in-depth insight you’ll need to start and grow your business. It’s your home of small business knowledge.

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.


First-time employee

Hiring your first employee

Recruitment can be costly - find the right employee for your business with these quick tips

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Jeremy Corbyn ready to go to war with big businesses

Jeremy Corbyn ready to go to war with big companies

If elected, the Labour leader says he'll win back billions for small businesses

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Businesses can save on their water bills

How to save a few bob on your water bill

Here's how you can capitalise on the recent deregulation of the water market

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HMRC are closing in on tax avoiders

HMRC close in on tax avoiding businesses

Are you paying these two types of taxes correctly?

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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

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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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