Webinars

If you were unable to join us on some of our latest webinars, then this is your opportunity to catch up. We have selected some of our recently recorded webinars which provide advice and guidance for small businesses experiencing late payment issues.

 

Growth Hub Network 

Recorded 2 July 2020

The Small Business Commissioner provides an overview of the SBCs role and the help available for small businesses.

 

The Improve Show: There is NO New Normal for business after Covid-19 (Episode 2)

Recorded 1 July 2020

The Small Business Commissioner joins a panel in episode 2 of the discussions about what will be the new normal for small businesses post COVID-19.

 

MENTA Facebook Live 

Recorded 30 June 2020

The Small Business Commissioner talks about how his Office can support small businesses during the national crisis.

 

The Improve Show: There is NO New Normal for business after Covid-19

Recorded 23 June 2020

The Small Business Commissioner discusses what will be the new normal for small businesses post COVID-19.

 

IPSE National Freelancers Day: Late payments and how to manage debt

Recorded 18 June 2020

This webinar looks at what rights freelancers have for chasing up late payment, government measures in place to improve the payment culture, and practical advice on how to prevent and manage debt.

 

Open Banking: Open Banking and Small Business Recovery

Recorded 17 June 2020

A panel of small business, FinTech and enterprise experts discuss the economic effect of Covid-19 on the UK’s SME industry.

 

TechUK: The Economy post-COVID

Recorded 12 June 2020

The Small Business Commissioner joins a panel to discuss what has happened to the tech sector as a result of COVID-19 and  how to build an economic recovery that supports long term strategic goals.

 

Purchase to Pay Network: Paying late and the unexpected risks

Recorded 9 June 2020

The Small Business Commissioner joins a panel to discuss the impact late payment has on supply businesses and supply chains.

 

Back In Business: Building a new future for small businesses and freelancers

Recorded 29 May 2020

The Small Business Commissioner talks about late payments and survival tips for small businesses.

Barclays: Back to Business Programme

Recorded 28 May 2020

The Small Business Commissioner joins experts to discuss how businesses can manage their money and cashflow, access funding, and get government support.

 

ICAEW: In conversation with the Small Business Commissioner Part 2

Recorded 15 May 2020

As concerns about late payments rise during the COVID19 pandemic, hear from the Office of the Small Business Commissioner on the role of the Small Business Commissioner, what a late payment case taken through the Small Business Commissioner might look like and the role of boards on this issue.

 

Taulia: Supporting smaller suppliers in a time of crisis

Recorded 14 May 2020

Small Business Commissioner, Philip King joins the Working Capital Forum’s Mike Hewitt and David Venables, Director for UK and Ireland at Taulia, to discuss strategies for supporting small businesses and protecting supply chains.

 

Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce: Making the cash flow with the Small Business Commissioner

Recorded 13 May 2020

Interim Small Business Commissioner, Philip King discusses how small businesses can help their cash flow during these unprecedented times.

 

UK Finance: Responsible Payment Practices

Recorded 11 May 2020

Philip King, Small Business Commissioner joins Matthew Davies, UK Finance’s Director, Invoice Finance and Asset Based Lending, to explore trends being seen during the current situation of businesses delaying payment, and what this means for solvency of small businesses across the supply chain as the economy gears up for Restart.

 

Experian: Payment, Performance and Finance for SME’S

Recorded 5 May 2020

Interim Small Business Commissioner Philip King and Richard Leonard, Head of Data Partnerships at Experian, join Ade O’Connor on the Business Resilience podcast to discuss how businesses have fared at collecting and paying invoices during a challenging time for the economy. They also reflect on what practical steps organisations can take to ensure they get paid on time, as well as discussing other challenges around funding.

 

UK Finance: Navigating the Evolving World of SME Finance

Recorded 5 May 2020

This webinar summarises the issues around SME finance, and the Small Business Commissioner provides some practical steps businesses can take to improve their financial position.

 

BDO: A month since lockdown: What challenges is the UK construction sector facing?

Recorded 30 April 2020

Philip King, Small Business Commissioner and host of the Prompt Payment Code joins the BDO Real Estate and Construction team host a webinar looking at the impact, one month on, of the lockdown on the UK construction sector.

 

London Chamber of Commerce and Industry: London Business Resilience

Recorded 30 April 2020

LCCI CEO Richard Burge talks with Philip King, Small Business Commissioner about how his Office can support small businesses in resolving disputes around late and unfair payment issues.

 

Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce: Making the cashflow

Recorded 29 April 2020

Philip King, Small Business Commissioner discusses the challenges faced by business regarding cash flow and provides some tips, ideas and advice around how to manage this process.

 

Freelance In The Time of Corona

Recorded 24 April 2020

Philip King, the Small Business Commissioner and Matt Dowling, founder of Freelancer Club, on the impact the coronavirus has had on freelancers, their reaction to the Self-Employed Income Support Scheme and the campaign to end the scourge of unpaid invoices.

 

IPSE: Cashflow during the Coronavirus crisis

Recorded 16 April 2020

Interim Small Business Commissioner  joins IPSE for a special session on cashflow during the Coronavirus crisis. Late payments and uneven cashflow can undermine freelance businesses at the best of times, but during the Coronavirus crisis, these can be disastrous. Philip King discusses what he and the office of the Small Business Commissioner are doing to speed-up client payments and help freelancers maintain their cashflow in the coming months.

 

Sheffield Chamber of Commerce COVID-19: Making the cash flow

Recorded 15 April 2020

Interim Small Business Commissioner joins the Sheffield Chamber of Commerce on their latest COVID-19 business support webinar to provide advice on what small businesses can do to improve their cashflow.

 

National Enterprise Network

Recorded 2 April 2020

National Enterprise Network hosts a Live Q&A session with Interim Small Business Commissioner Phillip King. NEN members (and in many cases, their small business clients) share their own Covid-19 business questions, challenges or concerns to gain greater clarity and insights.

 

IoD, EY, Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce: Access to Finance During COVID-19

Recorded 2 April 2020

The Covid-19 crisis has already had a profound effect on many businesses around the world including cashflow issues. This webinar explores access to finance during the crisis and participants will hear from leading experts on finance.

 

Lunch and learn with Enterprise Nation: Getting paid on time

Recorded 25 March 2020

Enterprise Nation founder Emma Jones speaks with Interim Small Business Commissioner and Flemming Bengtsen, founder and CEO of Nimbla, to discuss prompt payment amid the coronavirus crisis and answer questions on how to get paid and build practices now that will safeguard business in the future.

 

CBI: Supporting SMEs impacted by coronavirus

Recorded 23 March 2020

This webinar shows you how to access the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS).

 

Small Business Saturday 

Recorded 23 March 2020

The Interim Small Business Commissioner joins Small Business Saturday to update on the Government’s support for small business and to share advice on business finances.

 

FSB: Coronavirus: Help and support for your business

Recorded 20 March 2020

As the impact of Coronavirus hits the UK economy, the Interim Small Business Commissioner joins the Federation of Small Businesses to give guidance and answers to your questions.

 

Enterprise Nation: Experts discuss coronavirus business survival 

Recorded 16 March 2020

With coronavirus having an impact on every small business, an expert panel answer your key questions.