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Running a business

To keep your business running smoothly, it’s important to regularly assess how your business is doing. Check your business finances and see what you could do to help improve your financial position with our Small Business Resources, including a range of ‘how to’ guides, online training modules, videos, tools and calculators.



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Business Plan template


Your business needs a strong plan that sets out what you want to achieve, how you’ll do it, and what you’ll get out of it. Our business plan template can help you get started.

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Cash flow forecast template (Monthly)


Make better-informed decisions by using this template to project the cash coming in and out of your business on a monthly basis.

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Break-even calculator


A simple tool to work out how much you need to sell in order to achieve your desired financial return.

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Ratio analysis calculator


Keep on top of your current financial situation by working out the financial ratios of your business, including Return on Owner’s Equity.

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Cash flow improvement calculator


Use our cash flow improvement calculator to get a better understanding of your cash flow numbers and uncover opportunities to help improve the running of your business.

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Currency impact calculator


This tool is designed to illustrate the impact of varying exchange rates on your business’ income.

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Revenue calculator


Work out the potential revenue of your business by experimenting with your expected customer leads and conversion rates.

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Cash flow forecast template (Weekly)


Make better-informed decisions by using this template to project the cash coming in and out of your business on a weekly basis.

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