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8 Top Tips for Saving Your Small Business Money

8 Top Tips for Saving Your Small Business Money

Britain is a nation of entrepreneurs, with huge numbers of companies starting up every year. At Basepoint, we are always aware of the financial needs of small businesses, and run affordable office centres in many areas of the UK, as well as virtual offices to rent which are ideal for those working from home. One […]

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How to Cultivate a Green Culture in Your Small Business

How to Cultivate a Green Culture in Your Small Business

Going green in an organisation is more than just switching the lights off each night when you go home. It’s a change in culture, and the directive has to come from the top. The management of a company needs to clearly show they mean business if the rest of the staff are to follow suit. […]

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Office Space in Exeter – Should You Move Your Business to This Historic City?

Office Space in Exeter – Should You Move Your Business to This Historic City?

Entrepreneurs are increasingly realising the importance of attaining a good work-life balance, and searching for a business location which will help them to achieve this. As a result, many are looking beyond London and deciding to move to other areas of the country known for a high quality of life. The South West, including Devon, […]

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Reasons Why Swindon Is a Great Location for Digital Companies

Reasons Why Swindon Is a Great Location for Digital Companies

If you are looking for a great location for a digital start-up, the fast-growing town of Swindon in Wiltshire is a popular place to be based. There is a high level of skill in the area, which falls within the cluster of digital expertise in South West England often described as “Silicon Gorge. Basepoint provides […]

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Choosing a Name for a New Business

Choosing a Name for a New Business

Business names are more important than ever in the digital age, so anyone starting up a new business needs to think carefully about what to call it. Your name is your brand, which will feature strongly in your web presence and be one of the factors which helps to attract potential customers. Basepoint Business Centres […]

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6 Top Tips to Help Small Business Owners Cut Stress

6 Top Tips to Help Small Business Owners Cut Stress

Stress in the workplace is a major concern for businesses of all sizes, with many millions of working days being lost every year as a result of related conditions. Small business owners can be especially vulnerable, because they often work long hours, take work home with them and feel under personal pressure to ensure their […]

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Reasons to Choose Shoreham-by-Sea as Your Business Base

Reasons to Choose Shoreham-by-Sea as Your Business Base

The West Sussex coast is known for its beauty and high quality of life, but it is also gaining a high reputation as a business location. Shoreham-by-Sea and the surrounding area are within easy reach of London, and also have great communications with Europe by both sea and air. An increasing number of small companies […]

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With London Office Space in Short Supply, Should You Move to Eastcote?

With London Office Space in Short Supply, Should You Move to Eastcote?

Pressure on office space in London has been growing, with more and more companies wanting to be based in the capital. Increasingly, business owners are realising that there are many advantages to being based further out of the centre, where there is less congestion and prices are more affordable. Taking up office space in Eastcote […]

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Reasons for Startups and SMES to Choose Exeter as Their Base

Reasons for Startups and SMES to Choose Exeter as Their Base

Exeter might be best known as a beautiful and historic cathedral city, but increasingly it is also seen as a place to do business. It is one of the latest locations to become known as a hub for digital startups, after Google Startup Weekend was staged at the University of Exeter in 2015. That event […]

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Working from Home – 4 Advantages and 4 Pitfalls

Working from Home – 4 Advantages and 4 Pitfalls

If you currently spend hours every day travelling to and from a large office in a city centre, working from home is likely to seem like a very tempting prospect. More than 4 million people in the UK have already cut out the commute and turned their home into their workplace. Some are running their […]

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