RfM Business Consulting has launched a new Business Growth Strategy package tailored specifically to the needs of smaller businesses (five people or fewer). We have found that many smaller companies – who are often busy and doing well – don’t have the time or the expertise to develop a plan for how they will move their business on to the next level.
Do you have plans in place for coping with a severe disruption to your business? According to recent findings by the Federation of Small Businesses, most UK small firms are completely ‘unprepared’.
When it comes to raising finance from traditional lenders on the high street, many small businesses can hit a dead end. A new government initiative designed to address this problem – the Bank Referral Scheme – has made a promising start.