The story from a highly frustrated UK start up Entrepreneur has been dictated to me by one person and told to me by others , who have similar stories. Here is a summary of what I have discovered; May I also suggest you read a well written article by Brad Nosser, below. “Are we doing enough to support small business growth? I posted an article into my Blog “Interco Development and Training/BASS Business Skills Charity site” called “Are we doing enough to support small business growth? in the UK (My addition) This a well written and thought out article written by Brad Rosser, Non-Executive Chairman, Xref, who does not believe the UK Government has a well-orchestrated plan for ongoing small business support. Personal comment. I support the article but…… I still do not believe the report gets to the Nub of the real issue and that is for small start-ups to find actual funding both Grants and Secured and Government-backed loan funding is a nightmare. My story that follows is from a story of a fairly astute businessman with his startup experience. I didn’t just accept it I went through his documentation and it was all confirmed. I can now say in
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