Growing your business in the Recession

We may be struggling through the worst recession in 50 years, but research conducted by Santander Business Banking suggests that the UK’s small and medium sized businesses are still glowing with optimism about the future. One in ten firms are looking to hire, and almost one in five believe their business has never been in better shape. Watch the short Yahoo video HERE

But is going into business or trying to grow considerably in the current economy madness? Gradwell MD Peter Gradwell explains “If SMEs are looking to secure more than a million they should seek professional advice to discuss the available options. If I hadn’t consulted financial advisors I would never have secured the investment from Altitude Partners. Budding entrepreneurs should start small – check that someone will actually spend money on your product before investing time and money.  Gradwell for example began through started selling internet services through Google Groups.”

2012-08-29T16:32:50+00:00

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