Between 1998 and 2010, the majority of jobs in the UK were created by small firms, with smaller firms tripling their share of total employment, according to the Forum of Private Business. It says these figures demonstrate that the Government needs to do much more to help small firms if it wants the private sector to lead the economic recovery, something wanobe.com supports wholeheartedly.
Call to celebrate the UK's 4.5 million micro business owners with their own special day gathers pacePress Release Oct 24, 2011 12:19 BST
A call for a national micro business owners day in the UK to celebrate the entrepreneurs who run Britain’s 4.5 million small enterprises - who provide a third of all UK jobs - has won the support of the Forum for Private Business and The Business Woman’s Network. Both have fully backed the idea first launched by David Noble, founder of wanobe.com, the online business knowledge market for SMEs.
Widespread support is growing for a call on the government to instigate a Micro Business Owners Day to celebrate the contributions to the economy and society of the UK's 4.5 million micro businesses. The initiative was launched by wanobe.com, the online business knowledge market.