Day: March 17, 2020

What does the latest Treasury stimulus mean for small business?

Red flag: the government hopes its latest Treasury stimulus package will help small business

UPDATED: Chancellor Rishi Sunak has this afternoon announced a £330bn package of support for businesses, equivalent to 15 per cent of GDP.

This comes on top of previously announced £30bn package of support for businesses to help them cope with coronavirus pandemic.

  • The government will extend the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan scheme from up to £1.2m per business to £5m with no interest payable for six months. This new loan scheme will be up-and-running by the end of next week. “Any business that needs access to
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why your brand needs to tap into the space craze

As we head into the new decade, there is a real-time battle to keep up with the lightning pace of the news agenda as it relays new and developing technological, social and cultural forces. With trends like the growing role of big data, managing your reputation in the new era of post-truth politics, and communicating your purpose and integrity as a brand, the need to tap into what matters to your consumer has never been more important.

However, one of the most disruptive (and frankly more fun) forces and trends becoming prominent is as old as time itself. As we

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