Small business confidence drops amid inflation and tax hikes, new study finds, as Chancellor urged to act
Article Mon, 25 October 2021

Small business confidence drops amid inflation and tax hikes, new study finds, as Chancellor urged to act

The latest Small Business Index reveals smaller firms' growth worries in the face of coming tax rises, ahead of this week's Budget

Treasury must play its part to support small businesses ahead of NLW increase
Article Mon, 25 October 2021

Treasury must play its part to support small businesses ahead of NLW increase

Response to the announcement that the National Living Wage is set to rise by 6.6 per cent from £8.91 per hour to £9.50 in this week’s Budget

Small firms welcome focus on numeracy in new Budget announcement
Article Mon, 25 October 2021

Small firms welcome focus on numeracy in new Budget announcement

FSB responds to news that the Government will announce a new scheme to improve the maths skills of adults across the UK at the Budget

FSB Newsletter - Friday 22 October 2021
Article Fri, 22 October 2021

FSB Newsletter - Friday 22 October 2021

COP26 - What Businesses Need to Know
Article Fri, 22 October 2021

COP26 - What Businesses Need to Know

With COP26 fast approaching, all eyes are on us here in Glasgow. The UN Climate Change Conference, taking place between 31 October and 12 November, will attract 25,000 people to the city from across the world. Like any important global event, COP26 will cause some disruption to local residents and businesses. At the same time, the tourism and hospitality sectors in the city and beyond look likely to get a welcome boost after a very difficult year and a half.

Four ways to cut your vehicle use
Article Thu, 21 October 2021

Four ways to cut your vehicle use

Learn more about the impact of a greener commute, how you can cut your vehicle use and the eco-friendly alternatives to driving.

How to achieve sustainable procurement
Article Tue, 19 October 2021

How to achieve sustainable procurement

Discover how sustainable purchasing and ethically sourced products in your supply chain can help your business on your net carbon zero journey.

How to look after your mental wellbeing during the festive season
Article Tue, 19 October 2021

How to look after your mental wellbeing during the festive season

In the run-up to the busy festive period this year, the added pressure to make most of it may feel overwhelming. FSB Care shares tips for looking after your mental health and wellbeing.

Net Zero Strategy marks foundation on which to build, say small firms
Article Tue, 19 October 2021

Net Zero Strategy marks foundation on which to build, say small firms

New green strategies are a start, but small businesses need to see much more from the Government to move the sustainability agenda forward

Seven questions for your first export order
Article Mon, 18 October 2021

Seven questions for your first export order

Received your first export order? Lesley Batchelor OBE, COO of Open Borders Direct, explains what you need to consider and how you can access additional support.