Vive La Cash Flow Revolution!

It’s time to change the money conversation for small businesses. The Cash Flow Revolution explores how small business owners feel about managing money and what we think can be done to put control over cash flow back in their hands.

Perspectives

What we know about tackling Covid-19 as a business, so far

Tessa co-founder of OLIO – the food sharing app – shares the 5 lessons she's learned so far about how to tackle Covid-19 as a small business owner

Asto Community Spotlight: Meet Suzanne Noble, Silver Sharers Co-Founder

Suzanne Noble, Asto customer and co-founder of Silver Sharers gives the low down on running her business. What she loves about it, the things she finds a challenge, and some great tips for other business owners.

What’s new in the Asto app

We’re always looking for new ways to improve our app and make it easier for our customers to use. In the last few months, we’ve added several new features – take a look and see what’s new.

Perspectives

Working during COVID-19

Harry Compton, a self-employed gardener shares his experience of running his business continuously during lockdown, how he handles clients and what it's meant for his business.

Perspectives

Helping small businesses to safely reopen their offices after lockdown

This article by Rype Office founder, Dr Greg Lavery explains the key themes of the government’s guidelines and provides best practice actions for small businesses to help them re-open the office now lockdown has been lifted

Perspectives

From one frazzled freelance parent to another: the juggle is real

Amy Rutter is a freelancer, and a parent. Like all freelance parents, the outbreak of COVID-19 had a big impact on Amy's daily routine. She shares her top tips for staying on top of work and kids – and accepting what you just can't change.

Perspectives - 5 min Read

Making the most of local suppliers and partners

Today Bread was a successful local cafe visited by the local community. Obviously the pandemic changed all that. Alexandre talks us through how they pivoted their business and found support in local suppliers and businesses.

Perspectives

4 tips on handling your events during Covid-19

If you’re looking for help on what to do if your event has been affected by Covid-19, Angelica Malin co-founder of About Time Magazine shares some great tips she's learned during the pandemic so far.

Founder Stories

Personal stories of business founders sharing their challenges, their passion and success in starting and running a business.

Founder Stories - 3 min Read

The highs and lows of a social enterprise start-up

Alan Mahon is the co-founder of Brewgooder, a brewery with a conscience. Now that his start-up has turned two, he looks back on the pros and cons of launching a social enterprise.

Founder Stories

Dealing with personal pressures as a business owner

We spoke with Nina Clark, small business owner and founder of Nightire about her journey managing the pressures of starting and running a business.

4 min Watch

Business growth with Andy Holland – How to grow with little time

Taking your business up a level isn't easy. By the time you've done your day job, and all the business admin and paperwork – you've little energy left.

Perspectives

Helping you save time with quick and easy to digest perspective from business owners and general information for running a business.

Perspectives

What we know about tackling Covid-19 as a business, so far

Tessa co-founder of OLIO – the food sharing app – shares the 5 lessons she's learned so far about how to tackle Covid-19 as a small business owner

Perspectives

Working during COVID-19

Harry Compton, a self-employed gardener shares his experience of running his business continuously during lockdown, how he handles clients and what it's meant for his business.

Perspectives

Helping small businesses to safely reopen their offices after lockdown

This article by Rype Office founder, Dr Greg Lavery explains the key themes of the government’s guidelines and provides best practice actions for small businesses to help them re-open the office now lockdown has been lifted

Podcasts

The Work in Progress series podcasts tracks the highs and lows of starting and running your own business. Each episode gets to grip with a different challenge of being a business owner.

40 min Listen

Work In Progress season 2 – Entrepreneurial Mindset: Innovation, change and being reactive

In this episode, Angelica Malin is joined by three entrepreneurs to talk all about mindset, innovation and being reactive to changes in circumstance, both personally and professionally.

28 min Listen

Work In Progress season 2 – Money Talks: Creating a positive relationship with cash

Money – it can be a tricky thing to talk about, but it’s a core aspect of running a business (or making the world go round…). We’re talking to two experts in this episode, diving into the conversations on spending, saving and salaries.

30 min Listen

Work in Progress season 2 – Project you: Finding your niche & building your community

In this episode we discuss how to find your focus, why it’s vital to try and innovate, and the importance of building and supporting your community.