Inspiring Progressive Business

If you’re looking to grow your business, there really is a world of opportunity out there. Here you can find the insight and inspiration you need to help take your next step.

Helping you take your next business step

We understand that running and growing your business can be a challenge for small to medium size businesses, that’s why we want to provide you with the insights to help you realise your ambitions. Here you will find helpful articles with practical tips and inspiring business stories from your peers.


 How to defend your business from cyber criminals

The UK’s Office of National Statistics reported that almost half (46%) of all UK businesses experienced cyber breaches or attacks in 2020. That equates to around 3 million organisations. Now imagine that on a global scale.

 It’s time to start your ESG journey

What was until recently described as climate change, is now recognised as a climate emergency. There is ample evidence today proving that we urgently need to inject environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) into our lives.

 Click to grow: 7 lessons in e-commerce

It’s not new – but the constantly changing nature of the way we live our lives online means that e-commerce is a truly powerful weapon in the strategic toolkit of many small or medium-sized businesses.

 Finding purpose in your business

Your business may have values. It may have a vision and a mission statement. But does it have purpose?

 Greater Bay Area – a super-hub of opportunity

We’ve seen the likes of Tokyo, New York and San Francisco demonstrate opportunity on the world stage, but arguably nothing quite on the scale of The Greater Bay Area.

 Harness the power of empathy

How empathetic are you? The soft skill of understanding the thoughts, feelings and needs of others is actually a powerful strategic weapon for business leaders.

We remain focused on helping business navigate these challenging times and to support them in spotting the many opportunities that will open up for SME’s in the coming months.

Dan Roberts, Global Head of Business Banking at HSBC

Want to expand into new markets?

Whether you’re looking to expand into a new market or start your international journey we can provide you with the guidance you need to help you take that next step.

Inspiring Progressive Business

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