Business Guidance

Businesses, new and established, will face fresh challenges and opportunities. Our comprehensive range of online business resources and tools are designed to help.

Business guidance for start-ups

Our start-up guides will take you, step-by-step, through some of the key issues you’ll face when starting a new business.

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Insight & ideas

Get inspired, examine new viewpoints and see how we’ve helped businesses in practical ways too.

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Managing a business

Our guides will support you through the everyday ins and outs of managing your business – from marketing to trading online.

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International business

Looking to trade overseas? Our guides can help you maximise the benefits and minimise the risks.

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Digital knowhow

Going online can open up new markets and audiences. Our guides help you with everything from building a website to accepting online payments.

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Enterprise mentoring

Could your business benefit from the support of an enterprise mentor? Find out more about how this free service might be able to help you.

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Fraud Guidance

Our awareness and education guidance about protecting your business from fraud.

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Open a business account

To open a new business account or switch to us please call on 0345 3001319.

Our commitment to Scottish business

We're committed to helping Scottish businesses grow and develop by giving them the support they need – our Business Charter will tell you more.