This book has been written to help you take your business to the world and there’s never been a better time to have this on the agenda. Here’s why:
In 2010/11 the UK faced budget cuts and pay freezes, and business owners were staring at a domestic market that wasn’t what it once was. The situation was summed up by Ernst & Young in their ITEM Club Spring 2010 report:
“2010 will be a gloomy year for consumers, with disposable incomes flat and spending increasing by just 0.5%. With government also retrenching, GDP is forecast to grow by just 1% this year.
“Further growth is dependent on the UK increasing its overseas earnings to replace the massive overseas borrowing that financed the ‘noughties’. ...