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British businesses must get on with getting ready for Brexit, according to Sajid Javid, the UK chancellor.

The man in charge of the UK’s purse strings also warned that the Treasury won’t be lending any specific not lend support to manufacturers that favour EU rules as the sector had had three years to prepare for Britain’s transition.

Which is a bit of a U-turn from the government’s pre-election position, when the Conservative’s pledged to help businesses through the process.

Brexit News Small business

Without wanting to sound like The Grinch, it’s fair to say that Christmas can be a real inconvenience – not only do you have the added travel headaches and increased rail fares to contend with, there’s also the fact that the postal service goes up the wall and the extra bank holidays can cause all sorts of chaos for business owners.

If your business does rely on the postal service, it helps to know when the final postal dates are. Here’s all you need to know.

Around the world News Small business

Working from home has always been seen as a great way to help improve the work/life balance of employees, but not all jobs – or all employees for that matter – are suitable for remote working.

So it’s interesting to see that Channel 4 is introducing agile working as part of its employment policy from January next year.

Flexible working News Work from home

Today is Black Friday – the unofficial first day of Christmas shopping and one of the USA’s more recent exports. There are some great bargains to be had – some great tech bargains in particular – but it’s also open season for online scammers.

Here’s how to make sure you steer clear of online scams this Black Friday and beyond.

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Black Friday is very much part of the UK’s pre-Christmas calendar – so if you fancy grabbing yourself a bargain, here are some of the best offers around for that essential work from home tech…

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