Queen’s Speech: More questions than answers?

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In my last blog I revealed the policy ‘wish list’ of owners and decisions makers of 1,000 small and medium sized businesses. The overall take away was that SMEs want the Government to let them get on with running their businesses, without creating change simply for the sake of change. Last week in the Queen’s Speech, the Government announced its policy intentions for the year ahead with some positive signals for SMEs, though uncertainty still […]

Getting on with the job

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As the dust settles on the political landscape post 7 May, UK SMEs have laid out their policy wish list for the new Conservative Government. The single biggest immediate priority is a simplified PAYE system – a policy backed by almost a quarter of UK SMEs polled*. In creating a vision for the next twelve months, when asked what three policies they would like to see from the Government, almost a third of SMEs leant […]