Job Support Scheme Expansion

We outlined the initial Job Support Scheme (unveiled as part of the Government’s winter plan for pulling the country’s economy through what looks to be a very difficult winter) in our blog which you can read here. Since then, on the 9th October, Rishi Sunak announced an expansion to the existing scheme- specifically to help…

Kickstart Scheme

As part of the Government’s Plan for Jobs, the Kickstart Scheme aims to provide 6-month work placements for 16-24 year olds who are unemployed and currently on Universal Credit. What jobs can be created? Organisations of any size and based anywhere in the UK can apply for funding to create placements. The placement you want…

Mental Health as a Business Owner or Entrepreneur

As the owner of a business or as a one-man-band entrepreneur, your mental health and wellbeing is absolutely paramount.  Running a business can be draining, all-consuming and full of ups and downs. Add to that the usual pushes and pulls of life; kids, relationships, non-work related commitments (and the occasional global pandemic) and you’ve got…