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BCC research highlights need to delay Making Tax Digital

With just weeks to go before its planned introduction, new research suggests nearly one in five businesses above the VAT threshold still know little or nothing about Making Tax Digital, according to...
Susie Parker
Susie Parker
Business West
Posted on: 07.03.19
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12 Biggest Profit Mistakes Every Entrepreneur Makes

Far too many entrepreneurs don’t really understand profit – what it is or how to ensure they make it. Here are the 12 biggest, and most common, profit mistakes that entrepreneurs make.
Jonathan Amponsah CTA FCCA
Jonathan Amponsah CTA FCCA
The Tax Guys
Posted on: 27.02.19
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How to do SEO for Ecommerce Sites

Building an SEO oriented ecommerce page is not as straightforward as some people think. So how do you begin to start ranking product pages on ecommerce sites?
Joe Cox
Joe Cox
Superb Digital
Posted on: 21.02.19
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Digital advice boosts South West business through funded support

We chat to Andrew Lavender, co-founder of Plymouth based business Pixalytics, specialising in satellite remote sensing, about how they started, and how free funded support via the Growth Support...
Susie Parker
Susie Parker
Business West
Posted on: 09.01.19
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How Design Thinking informs Product Innovation

In this guide for Business West, Chris Flynn of Flynn Product Design, talks us through what design thinking is and what it means for small growing businesses.
Chris Flynn
Chris Flynn
Flynn Product Design
Posted on: 17.12.18
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How can your business benefit from grants & support for embracing electric vehicles?

If your business is in the West of England, now is the time to benefit from funding, grants & discounts available to revolutionise your business transport needs by embracing Electric Vehicles (...
Laura Ross
Laura Ross
Posted on: 22.10.18
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Jetting off this weekend? Eschew the souvenirs, bring back Bath some fresh ideas

Travel is supposed to broaden the mind. And as it’s getting to the time of year when people start to go off on trips, in this country, across Europe and the rest of the world, it got me thinking...
Ian Bell
Ian Bell
Posted on: 23.05.18
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Growing a business in Somerset & Devon: Q&A with Ben Leach

Ben Leach left a career in the NHS to start up a consultancy business. To help him grow and learn new skills he joined the Growth Support Programme, a business support programme offering advice and...
Charlie Garnham
Charlie Garnham
Business West
Posted on: 12.04.18
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Social media for business in 2018

The value of social media marketing for business purposes has become a must have tool for the marketing mix.
Chris Smith
Chris Smith
Posted on: 16.02.18
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