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Yes Business Can.

This book offers a wide range of information and inspiration to help businesses maximise their potential. It combines expertise from Bank of Scotland and Lloyds Bank, with key insight from supporting contributors and our co-sponsor Be the Business, a not-for-profit organisation established to drive up UK productivity and competitiveness.

There’s something here for every entrepreneur - from securing funding, improving productivity and investing in intellectual property, to trading overseas and safeguarding mental health in the workplace.

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We believe in business, and we believe in Scotland. Scottish business is a powerful force that can adapt and thrive - it has the ability to turn challenge into opportunity, bring communities together and deliver positive social and economic change. So wherever you are on your journey, this entrepreneurs’ guide and all our business insight and guides are here to help you navigate the road ahead.

Business Guides

From starting-up to international trade, our guides can support with a variety of topics to help you build your business.

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Business Insight

Take advantage of opportunities and overcome ongoing challenges with shared and bespoke content from a range of contributors and sources.

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Digital Know How

Improving your digital skills can save you time and increase sales. Sign-up for a workshop or read our online guides.

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