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Whether you're after start-up help, tips on running a small business, cybercrime advice, or updates on the latest rules and regs, we've got it covered.

Why use an insurance broker?

Don’t pick up the phone to that do-it-all, household-name insurer just yet. There are compelling reasons to use an insurance broker instead.

Insurance for copywriters explained

The pen is mightier than the sword, right? Sure is. Until things go wrong. If that happens, insurance for copywriters is a much better bet.

Management consultants’ insurance explained

We all know what can happen to best-laid plans. Here's how management consultants' insurance can help if a client doesn't see the cunning in yours.

10 things your social media policy should include

It’s a vast digital world out there and your staff is part of it. Here's how a social media policy can help you control the potentially uncontrollable.

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Selling products online: what can go wrong?

Online selling: a hassle-free way to run a shop or a commercial nightmare waiting to happen? Well, a bit of both actually. Here's why ...

The difference between freelancers and subcontractors

Freelancer or subcontractor? What's the difference? Does it matter? It does if you use either and want to call on your professional indemnity insurance.

What insurance do I need for my business?

What business insurance do I need? What don't you need, more like. If you're after a more helpful answer than that, try reading this.

What does ‘duty of care’ mean?

As a professional, you have something called a ‘duty of care’ to your clients and staff - both legally and morally. Here's what that means.

Keeping employee health and wellbeing on the right track

The rise of fitness trackers shows people are more health conscious than ever. They expect companies to value employee health and wellbeing in the same way.

How positive mental health pays dividends in the workplace

It's all very well showing concern for your staff's physical health. But positive mental health is just as important and boosts productvity. Here's how.

How to protect your staff from cyberchondria

What's cyberchondria? And how does it affect you? Here's everything you need to know about the latest and oddest-sounding problem for businesses to deal with

Employee benefits: how can small businesses compete?

Employee benefits like wellbeing plans aren't just for big businesses. Flexible packages are ideal for smaller outfits and are a big hit with staff.