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7 Key Steps to a Healthy Post Lockdown Workplace
Published by: cubeadmin 7 Key Steps to a Healthy Post Lockdown Workplace

As businesses around the country gradually return to work following the government’s three-step plan, adhering to social distancing measures and maintaining the safety of employees is crucial. In light of this, we’ve compiled a list of considerations for small businesses to help plan for their reopening.  Read on to help your business re-open safely.  Download […]

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Expert Corner: Cariad Marketing’s Justine Perry on building websites for small businesses
Published by: Cubefunder Expert Corner: Cariad Marketing’s Justine Perry on building websites for small businesses

The recent circumstances resulting from Covid-19 have left small business owners looking to upgrade their digital presence, but many don’t know where to start when looking for a design agency to do so. We interviewed Justine Perry, Managing Director of Cariad Marketing, who specialises in building websites for small businesses. We covered all the topics […]

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Private Sector Coronavirus Grants and Schemes for Businesses
Published by: cubeadmin Private Sector Coronavirus Grants and Schemes for Businesses

The impact of the lockdown in light of Coronavirus has been hard hitting on small businesses. Not only have businesses been forced to adapt to remote working, their finances have also taken a hit. In addition to the continued support from the government, we’ve highlighted some of the major schemes launched by the private sector […]

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The government plan to reopen your business
Published by: cubeadmin The government plan to reopen your business

This is a summary of the government plan to open the doors of businesses in England following the lockdown. Find out the estimated dates, detailed in the 60-page government roadmap, of when your business will be allowed to open once again. The document illustrates the government plan to ease the transition of businesses returning to […]

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Business Toolbox
Published by: cubeadmin Business Toolbox

Given the current lockdown measures forcing businesses to go digital, we have compiled a list of software tools that are cost-effective and user friendly to help with your digital transformation. This article lists popular, cost-effective, and user-friendly small business software solutions to start your digital transformation. Find information on the tools available, what they can […]

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Coronavirus Guidance for Businesses
Published by: cubeadmin Coronavirus Guidance for Businesses

Chancellor Rishi Sunak has committed to doing “whatever it takes” and announced some drastic measures to help businesses in financial difficulty due to the Coronavirus crisis. We have outlined some of the relief options available for businesses across the UK below. Summary: Coronavirus bounce back loan 12-month business rates holiday for all retail, hospitality and […]

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Step-by-step guide to starting with Instagram
Published by: cubeadmin Step-by-step guide to starting with Instagram

Which businesses should use Instagram Instagram is one of the most popular social media platforms, based around sharing photos and videos. This makes it perfect for small businesses with a visual product or service, looking to get customers during the lockdown.  If your business fits into one of these three categories, Instagram could be a […]

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Published by: cubeadmin lockdown-business-software-deals

What’s your role at Cubefunder? I’m the Risk Director. I work closely with customer services, the Lending Director and the underwriting team.

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INDE’s Alex Poulson on working remotely
Published by: cubeadmin INDE’s Alex Poulson on working remotely

Alex Poulson, CEO of INDE, a company home to 35 employees across London, Los Angeles and Budapest shares his advice to businesses going remote for the first time, a pertinent topic amidst the recent Coronavirus pandemic. See the biggest challenges for companies going remote, and Alex’s advice on how to resolve them.   Alex Poulson […]

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Inside Cubefunder with Operations Director, Hayley Turner
Published by: cubeadmin Inside Cubefunder with Operations Director, Hayley Turner

What’s your role at Cubefunder? I am the Operations Director, I oversee the day to day running of the company. I’ve worked here from the beginning and have worked previously with our founder & CEO, Gary. Describe your typical day? I liaise with existing customers and personally visit new and prospective customers. At Cubefunder, we […]

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