More business-minded people are taking matters into their own hands.
Figures from the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy indicate that there are now more than 5.5m companies in the UK, and 99 per cent of these businesses are small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs).
This figure is at a record high – jumping dramatically from 2010, when there were 4.5m SMEs, and from 2000 when there were 3.5m. It’s clear that small firms are now the engine of our economy.
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