Business Management

Business managment advice is essential when running a sustainable, successful venture

Whether you've been in business for 30 years or 3 months, every entrepreneur needs business management advice and inspiration from time to time. In this section we’ll explore everything to do with entrepreneurship – from mindset to ideation, from starting up to leadership. We’ll also look at the economics and finances, and the processes that makes business more efficient.

​Investors’ Rights in a Company

​Investors’ Rights in a Company

— Read More — ​Investors’ Rights in a Company

​Investors’ Rights in a Company

As an investor in a company you're classed as a shareholder - make sure you know your rights, what you can do and the restrictions.

Why Should I Care About Project Management?

Why Should I Care About Project Management?

— Read More — Why Should I Care About Project Management?

Why Should I Care About Project Management?

Most business owners have so many things on their mind, managing individual projects often gets delegated down. But here's why you should think otherwise...

Synergistic Communication and your Business

Synergistic Communication and your Business

— Read More — Synergistic Communication and your Business

Synergistic Communication and your Business

How opening your mind to new possibilities and opportunities can improve you as an entrepreneur, and your business as a whole.

Structuring Your Customer Services Department

Structuring Your Customer Services Department

— Read More — Structuring Your Customer Services Department

Structuring Your Customer Services Department

Your customers are vital to your business, therefore it is crucial to ensure that your customer services team are managed and performing well.

Five Ways to Grow Your Small Business

Five Ways to Grow Your Small Business

— Read More — Five Ways to Grow Your Small Business

Five Ways to Grow Your Small Business

​By their very definition SMEs have the scope to grow. So want to go large? Here are some top ways to grow your SME.​

Managing Your Company's Culture

Managing Your Company's Culture

— Read More — Managing Your Company's Culture

Managing Your Company's Culture

When it looks like your company culture is failing to meet the objectives for which it was made, how can you manage, or limit the effect on productivity?

Why Don't People Listen?

Why Don't People Listen?

— Read More — Why Don't People Listen?

Why Don't People Listen?

What is the most common reason that people don’t listen to you and how to overcome this?

How Can I Inspire my Employees?

How Can I Inspire my Employees?

— Read More — How Can I Inspire my Employees?

How Can I Inspire my Employees?

How, as a leader, you can inspire all of your employees to work productively, creatively and keep your business moving forward.

Finding a Manufacturer

Finding a Manufacturer

— Read More — Finding a Manufacturer

Finding a Manufacturer

Key points to think about when looking for and setting up a new manufacturer relationship.

The Importance of Effective Communication in Business

The Importance of Effective Communication in Business

— Read More — The Importance of Effective Communication in Business

The Importance of Effective Communication in Business

Effective communication with employees and customers is the backbone of any successful business. But what's the secret to communicating with clarity?

How do I Improve my Public Speaking Skills?

How do I Improve my Public Speaking Skills?

— Read More — How do I Improve my Public Speaking Skills?

How do I Improve my Public Speaking Skills?

Public speaking can be challenging for many people, causing many to flat out refuse. Here's how you can overcome your nerves to deliver the perfect speech.

Gone Are The Gurus

Gone Are The Gurus

— Read More — Gone Are The Gurus

Gone Are The Gurus

​In today’s digital democracy we can all access what was once locked away in the minds of hot shots and prodigies.

Choosing and Protecting Your Business Name

Choosing and Protecting Your Business Name

— Read More — Choosing and Protecting Your Business Name

Choosing and Protecting Your Business Name

The name of your business is one of the most important factors in establishing a strong brand. Here's how you can choose and protect your business name

Is Your Business Ready For The Next Step?

Is Your Business Ready For The Next Step?

— Read More — Is Your Business Ready For The Next Step?

Is Your Business Ready For The Next Step?

Every entrepreneur, at some stage, comes to a point where their small business needs an office. If this is you, how do you find the right one?

Introduction to the CMA

Introduction to the CMA

— Read More — Introduction to the CMA

Introduction to the CMA

Take a look at what the The Competition and Markets Authority ​(CMA) does and what areas are covered by its regulations.

Key Criteria for Making Redundancies

Key Criteria for Making Redundancies

— Read More — Key Criteria for Making Redundancies

Key Criteria for Making Redundancies

Redundancy is never an easy thing to do, so here's guidance on how to handle this difficult task.

Being the Best Leader You Can Be

Being the Best Leader You Can Be

— Read More — Being the Best Leader You Can Be

Being the Best Leader You Can Be

What are the seven key characteristics of a great leader, and how can you apply them to yourself and your business? Knowledge Hub investigates...

Motivating your Staff to Work Effectively

Motivating your Staff to Work Effectively

— Read More — Motivating your Staff to Work Effectively

Motivating your Staff to Work Effectively

Managing a workforce and keeping them performing effectively can be tricky. So just how can you keep your team working like a well oiled machine?

Adapting Communication for Different Audiences

Adapting Communication for Different Audiences

— Read More — Adapting Communication for Different Audiences

Adapting Communication for Different Audiences

Each professional situation has different goals, so should your communication style adapt to different audiences to help you effectively achieve them?

What to do Following Threat of Disciplinary Action

What to do Following Threat of Disciplinary Action

— Read More — What to do Following Threat of Disciplinary Action

What to do Following Threat of Disciplinary Action

If you've received a warning or threat of disciplinary action from HR, follow these steps