Decision making for entrepreneurs
Sometimes making easy decisions is the hardest thing for entrepreneurs to do. Take advice from a psychologist on how to work your decision making muscles.
Is your management team strong enough to impress investors?
Discover the management team qualities that investors are looking for when they assess your business.
The role of brokers in securing SME funding
Growth Lending works with brokers and intermediaries regularly – they are a hugely important part of the funding ecosystem that has developed around small and medium-sized enterprises that are looking to grow.
The difference between debt financing and equity financing
Debt or equity? This guide breaks down the difference between the two, as well as the advantages and disadvantages of each.
Amazon Vendor versus Amazon Seller: What’s the difference?
Have you considered scaling your business through Amazon, but are confused about whether Amazon Vendor Central or Amazon Seller Central is the best fit?
The Ultimate Guide to Amazon Vendor Central
Are you looking to take your business to new heights by becoming an Amazon Vendor? In this ultimate guide, we cover everything you need to know.
Invoice Financing: What Is It and How Could It Benefit You?
Explore the benefits of invoice financing. Discover how it works, eligibility criteria and how it can support your business to access next-level growth.
Mansion House Compact: The answer to unlocking £50bn of SME investment?
The Local Government Pension Scheme offers a tremendous opportunity for investment in UK businesses, which would drive growth and create new jobs. But do we have the political will, asks Phil Woolas.
How to secure funding as an Amazon vendor
Selling into Amazon can mean high upfront costs while you await payment for your goods, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Find out more about funding for Amazon vendors.
The Guide to Flexible Invoice Discounting
A strong cash flow position is a key characteristic of any successful business and yet cash flow challenges can leave even the most robust of businesses reeling – discover how Flexible Invoice Discounting could support you.
Ad Tech Industry: All You Need To Know
Ad tech is the short term for advertising technology, and refers to the technologies and software used for delivering online ads. Discover all you need to know, here.
How to build a diverse team
When it comes to recruiting, it should always be done with an open mind. Discover the importance of building a diverse team, and the benefits it will bring to your business.
Unleash your global potential: Get ready to grow
Prepare to go global with these key considerations for your expansion plan
The Story of Our Culture | Growth Lending
With culture an integral part of the fabric of Growth Lending, Organisational Psychologist Heather Bingham reveals exactly how our culture was curated and what it means for the organisation.
Expanding into new markets
Whether you are exploring product diversification, geographic expansion or an acquisition, discover the key considerations for expanding into a new market.
Five ways to improve cash flow
Cash flow management is vital for every business, but in the current economy it becomes even more important. Discover five expert tips for better cash flow management.
Looming overheads: how fast-growing businesses can tackle rising costs
Leaning on the expertise of our portfolio, we assess the challenges facing growing firms and offer advice to SMEs.
The Growth Lending Guide to Export Finance
Export finance covers a wide range of funding streams. Discover how your business can best utilise export finance to access next level growth.
Guide to Bad Debt Protection
As market uncertainty lingers, protecting against bad debts provides much-needed assurance to growing businesses.
Preparing for tomorrow’s world: How is the funding landscape changing for consumer brands?
We look at the benefits and drawbacks to both funding levers, giving you an insight into how you can best maximise each option.
What does budgeting mean for a small business?
Budgeting effectively is crucial to the day-to-day operations of any business, but for smaller firms it’s even more crucial…
Should my business offer early payment discounts?
For many businesses, the delay between delivering goods or services and customers paying their bills can cause real problems…
How to finance a small business
When it comes to financing a small business, there are a number of options available to owners. The most common method of financing is through personal savings, but other options include taking out a loan, using a credit card, and seeking investors.