SMEs are the lifeblood of our economy. In a debate that’s too often dominated by business giants, we wanted to hear what SMEs have made of the past two years and what shape their future is taking. We’ve put together this business insights report to reveal what’s next for business owners and how they’re planning to get there.
The pandemic and Brexit have caused their fair share of anxieties and obstacles for SMEs across industries. Business owners have been resilient and made the most of the opportunities available. Now they’re focused on building back stronger from the crisis.
This month we surveyed 2,000 business owners across the country to find out how they’ve performed this year and what shape their next chapter is taking. The outlook seems to be cautiously optimistic, with many SMEs eager to trade globally, embrace M&A and invest in a sustainable business future. It’s clear we’re at a crossroads and it’s time for businesses to pick their path for 2022 and beyond.
This report pulls together key business insights from 2021, including:
Download our report below to get the key findings and full insights on SMEs’ short and long-term plans for business investment and growth.