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Growing your business

How to Succeed in a Seasonal Business: Garden Centres

20 June 2017
3 minute read

When it comes to seasonality, some businesses will be more familiar with the peaks and troughs of it than others. One example of this is garden centres. With more than 2,500 garden centres currently operating across the UK, surviving those footfall fluctuations means that businesses would benefit from having a plan in place.

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Growing your business

Spotlight On: Unique Business Ideas

13 June 2017
5 minute read

There are now more than 5.5 million small businesses in the UK, so the pool of competition out there is vast. Business owners need not only to think big, but to think unique too! These successful one-of-a-kind ideas can be hard to come by, but when they do it’s worth celebrating! That’s why this week we’ve spoken to a few of our favourite, most innovative and inspiring unique small businesses to find out more.

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Attracting customers

Pub Promotions That Work

06 June 2017
3 minute read

According to reports, an average of 29 pubs close every week in the UK, which means that pub owners should always be looking for new ways to draw in more customers. So, how do we do just that? We have given our top promotion tips for pubs to utilise.

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The General Election 2017 for Small Businesses

05 June 2017
4 minute read

On the 8th June 2017 the UK will be facing a snap general election, where – regardless of the victorious party - education policies, employment laws, and business taxes will all be set to change. We’re taking a look at exactly what they’re offering to the world of SMEs – but which parties’ policies would work best for you and your business?

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Celebrating 10 Years of Liberis

01 June 2017
2 minute read

Since starting out in 2007, we’ve helped thousands of small UK businesses access over £150 million of funding. We’ve been working hard to continuously operate on our three core principles – a simple product, responsibly delivered, by specialists who understand our customers – and we’re proud to see this reflected in our achievements over the last ten years.

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Attracting customers

How To Stand Out In The Automotive Industry

31 May 2017
4 minute read

Automotive services are essential to every community - from repair work to car washes, to MOT and servicing – especially as many drivers are now choosing to repair and maintain existing vehicles over the years, rather than purchasing new ones.

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Growing your business

Small Business Refurbishment and Renovation Guide - Part Two: Funding & Costs

23 May 2017
2 minute read

Renovation is a big project, and is certainly not one without risks. Keep everything running smoothly by staying organised and taking your time to do things properly, ensuring a quality transformation for your business; our Small Business Refurbishment and Renovation Guide should help you out

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Growing your business

Small Business Refurbishment and Renovation Guide - Part One: Planning & Design

23 May 2017
4 minute read

Renovation is a big project, and is certainly not one without risks. Our Small Business Refurbishment and Renovation Guide should help you out! Keep everything running smoothly by staying organised and taking your time to do things properly, ensuring a quality transformation for your business.

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Launching Sage Pay Business Finance

23 May 2017
2 minute read

Liberis are proud to share the launch of Sage Pay Business Finance! A brand-new product formed in partnership with enterprise software developers, Sage Pay, as announced at last month’s Sage Summit, London.

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Attracting customers

How Beauty Salons Can Win With Online Bookings And Reviews

22 May 2017
3 minute read

The hair and beauty sector is constantly embracing new technologies; and with more and more affordable and flexible options available, many salons are keen to get on board. However, with so many options out there it can be tricky knowing where to start; what should salons be prioritising?

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Small Business Of The Month: Godfrey's, Harpenden

19 May 2017
2 minute read

Godfrey's is a traditional, family-run fish and chip restaurant in Harpenden, Hertfordshire. Functioning as both a takeaway and dine in restaurant, the business has won over fish and chip lovers from near and far with their fresh and sustainable menu – and gone on to win dozens of awards, including a Top Ten Finalist position at the 2017 National Fish & Chips Awards.

Growing your business

Preparing Your Hotel or B&B For Summer

16 May 2017
5 minute read

With summer fast approaching, there is no better time to start preparing your hotel or B&B for the busy months ahead. Having a few things set up beforehand will be a great help in catering to the seasonal increase in bookings, getting ahead of your competitors, and boosting profits whilst attracting new visitors.

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