How to avoid the biggest risks faced by small businesses

Written byAnna King
Updated 18th October 2016

Starting and running your own company can be, quite literally, risky business. You're investing your time, energy, hopes and dreams – not to mention hard-earned cash – in your idea and vision for the future.

Most entrepreneurs and business owners know that it's risky territory – and choose to do it anyway. But that doesn't mean throwing caution to the wind. Instead, it pays to know the key threats facing your business and take steps to avoid them. That way you have the peace of mind and headspace to focus on building your empire!

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Nobody wants to think about things going wrong, but that's often the problem – you're in denial until it's too late! But when it's something as important as your business, cutting corners isn't an option.

From cyber and data breaches to legal disputes and loss, theft or damage of business assets there are so many risks facing small businesses today. To find out how to prepare your business for all eventualities, and what steps you can take to avoid them, read the full article here.

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