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Better Business has been providing reliable, informative and up-to-date content for independent business owners since 1992. Our readers include independent business owner-managers, freelancers, consultants and business advisers. The journal is published in print and digitally four times a year.

What will you find in Better Business?


Ideas and Opinion

Challenging, thought-provoking opinion and features affecting micro-business and enterprise support.


Compliance and legal guides

Plain English guides to the regulations that have an impact on your business.

Case Studies

Interviews and case studies

How business owners have overcome the challenges of starting up and surviving in business.

E Business

Marketing know-how tips and ideas

Jargon-busting, low-cost tips and ideas to help you network and promote your business.

And more...

That's just our regular features! Of course, we always publish high quality, original articles about the entire small business experience. We cover topical issues like the budget and common compliance, sales and marketing as well as managing your staff.


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