Whether you're interested in the smaller business community, are planning to start a business or have an existing business, we have a package for you.
Our most popular package is FSB Business Essentials which includes a whole range of benefits and products designed to make your business fly
A suite of legal benefits including a dedicated helpline, bundled insurance products and a range of online information to keep your business safe. Plus a whole range of negotiated benefits to help save you money and win business.
Our Business Creation package is designed to make starting a business simpler, allowing you time to focus on what's important - making it a success.
Specialist company formation benefits, access to FSB networking, business banking and a range of products to help get you setup in business.
Joining FSB Connect is free and is a great way to be part of the FSB Community and have your voice heard.
You'll be able to access specialist networking events with like-minded members of the community and have your say in our Big Voice survey panel.
Whatever your circumstances, we have a package to suit you and your business. Click the button below to see which benefits are included in each package and start your FSB journey.
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'What you can save by taking up some of the membership offers will save you your membership fee.'
We represent a diverse range of businesses from retailers to marketing agencies and just about everything in between. Take a look at more member stories and see how we could help your business fly.
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We offer three packages to suit your business needs. Joining FSB Connect is free, our Business Essentials package starts at £172.50 in the first year and our specialist Business Creation package has a fixed price of £129.
Digital is paving the way forward but, as a small business owner, it can be difficult to know how to get started or what to be aware of.
Here are five key steps towards becoming more digital.
Gone are the days where you’d have to make choices between digital and traditional marketing – nearly everything is digital now. Just take a look at publications switching to purely online editions or people reaching for their mobiles to order products. Although there’s still a place for more traditional techniques, they should be integrated into wider digital campaigns.
The internet has transformed customer buying behaviour and allowed people to search for information at the touch of a button. Traditional advertising and sales techniques don’t carry the same impact as they used to and have been overtaken by good content, the fuel of good modern marketing.
It’s easy to become overwhelmed by what you should be doing (and when) with digital. The key is to take time to find the right digital activity for you and then focus on doing it well before moving onto another. Take social media: it’s better to focus on doing a single platform well, rather than have stagnant profiles on multiple.
Often a more hidden benefit, there’s a wealth of interesting and useful insights and data you can find online. Tracking digital advertising campaigns shows you what works, and social media demographics show you who your customers really are. The important thing is to take advantage of this data by using it to make better business decisions.
FSB Cyber Protection includes an insurance policy with cover of up to £10,000 and an unlimited use helpline to answer all your Cyber Security questions.
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