Small Business Consultancy

Archive of articles and guides on Small Business Consultancy issues.

Business management

The Consultant Hub’s advice on consultancy fees and service charges

Here, The Consultant Hub takes you through what to keep in mind when you’re reviewing your fees and charges as a consultant.


How to bootstrap and avoid consultants when growing your business

Here, Rune Sovndahl, ‎CEO and co-founder at Fantastic Services, gives us some bootstrapping tips to save money for small businesses.


UK SMEs spend £60 billion per year accessing expert consultants

Research shows that SMEs in the UK spend over £60 billion on external consultants and experts, per year.


Five certain signs you need a marketing consultant

In this piece, we look at the benefits a marketing consultant can bring to your small business.


UK businesses left disgruntled by poor professional advice 

Poor professional advice from third parties or consultants has resulted in one in six small and micro-businesses losing money, according to new research.


Freelancers could account for half of working population in five years

Half of people in work will be operating in a freelance capacity by 2020, research predicts. 

Small Business Insurance

Why Marketing Consultants should consider Professional Indemnity Insurance

Imagine the advice you give your client, which at the time you think is perfectly sound, ends up having a negative impact on their brand.

Business Ideas & Planning

Why I started a business: Consultant 

Mary Cummings talks about the transition from working for a corporate to starting her own marketing consultancy.

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16 ways to improve your business cash flow

Read here for 16 tried and tested tips and tricks to improve potential cash flow problems

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Agility – the new rocket fuel for today’s SMBs

How Microsoft Teams is helping small businesses stay nimble

Partner content

Six ways to boost your small company’s culture with technology

Getting the most from Microsoft Teams to help build a common purpose and connection within your business

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Five ways to boost SMB cyber defence so you can focus on growth

Want to boost your cybersecurity? Check out these five ways to strengthen your defences against attacks