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Business recovery plan launched by BCC

The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) has published its strategy for helping businesses recover from the recession.

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Wage subsidies could help employers save 'thousands of jobs'

The government is being urged to set up a wage subsidy scheme in order to help hard-pressed employers weather the economic downturn.

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Small firms’ loan scheme 'making a difference'

Lord Mandelson, the Business Secretary, has said that more than £1 million worth of loans are being made each day to small businesses as a result of a government guarantee scheme.

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Customer Relationship Management

Developing a strong relationship with its existing customers is vital for every business during the recession.

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The business of networking

How networking can help secure new business.

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Keeping talented staff 'important' during the downturn

Retaining talented employees is still a priority for many firms, despite the pressures of the economic downturn.

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Delay new business laws, says FSB

The government should look at postponing the introduction of new business laws that could cost small firms up to £800 million.

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Government should keep R&D tax credits, says CBI

The CBI has called on the government not to consider axing the research and development tax credit scheme as a way of saving money.

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Hike in unfair dismissal claims

The economic downturn has seen a rise in the number of insurance claims made by SMEs facing legal action from employees who are citing unfair dismissal.

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Avoiding redundancies

Keeping hold of valuable and experienced staff.

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