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As the COVID-19 pandemic progressed and businesses saw their calendar of events cancelled or postponed, virtual events and digital networking were kicked into overdrive to replace them. As the business owners of 2021 now look optimistically towards the future, how much is the digital realm likely to surrender to live events as restrictions are once again relaxed?
The technology behind the fourth industrial revolution, or ‘Industry 4.0’, is frequently showcased in the media, but how can smaller businesses, with a smaller budget, put them to use? What does the next stage in digital evolution mean for a local business and how can you make the most of the new opportunities it opens up?
Sustainability is climbing the business risk agenda, but it also offers significant opportunities for those companies keen to embrace a greener future. Find out how to turn risk into reward and build a more resilient and sustainable business.
Trading overseas can offer great opportunities for your business, but it can also increase your risk. Watch our video to find out how our trade solutions can help you manage that risk and benefit from international trade.
Businesses can access great opportunities trading overseas, but it can also lengthen your trade cycle and place additional strain on your cash flow. Watch our video to find out how our trade solutions can help you manage your cash flow more effectively.
Where is your company on the Net Zero journey? The transition to Net Zero is the collective responsibility of businesses of all shapes and sizes. For many it will present significant challenges, but with that comes opportunity, and the possibility of developing new business models and driving efficiencies. Join our panel who will share their expertise on demystifying and simplifying net zero, discuss some of the challenges and benefits of undertaking this journey, and explore a business case study to bring your learnings to life.
Whether you’re facing new challenges or pushing for growth, taking care of your cash flow is vital. From putting off admin to paying suppliers too quickly, our quick video runs through the classic cash flow mistakes every business owner should watch out for.
Remote working isn’t for everyone, but when we’re all encouraged to work from home as much as possible, making it work is important. Whether it’s a short-term move or something you’re considering for the longer-term, we look at some of the benefits and challenges and how you can make it work for you and your business.
32% of UK businesses reported a cyber-attack in 2019, with an average cost of £4,180. Watch our video to understand how you can best protect your business and the steps can you take to respond and recover, if you do fall victim to cybercrime.
This article was developed based on content from The Sustainability Consortium in collaboration with HSBC - “Improving Supply Chain Resilience to Manage Climate Change Risks” - June 2020.