The self-employment trap?

By Ian Farrar | January 4, 2024 |

The seventh London School of Economics, Centre for Economic Performance survey of the self-employed was undertaken in June 2023, with responses from more than 1,500 people. The results revealed that the self-employed are still in the doldrums and their incomes and activity have not resumed to pre-pandemic levels. The cost of living crisis has been…

Simply Business Insights

By Ian Farrar | January 4, 2024 |

Alliance Member, Simply Business, have produced their SME Insights Report which is an annual study of challenges and trends in the small business sector. Their in-depth survey of small business owners gives us unique insight into needs and concerns, from funding to regulation. The data also highlights macroeconomic trends to help us understand the overall…