Welcome to the Knowledge Centre

The Knowledge Centre is HSBC’s online magazine and information centre for small businesses with ambitions to grow. The site offers inspirational profiles, expert insights and more, backed up by a comprehensive range of briefings, checklists and other resources to help launch, run and develop your business More...


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How to style your brand

Brand styling expert Fiona Humberstone provides advice for small businesses about creating a winning brand identity “For me, branding is the art of managing every experience, expectation, memory and interaction

Staying connected to your ‘why’

When it comes to creating and growing a successful business, talent and hard work are only part of the story. Two business owners - a former Olympian and a social

From strategy to reality

Simply having an idea of where you want to be is no guarantee of getting there. So what else is needed? Helena Pozniak investigates Stuck in a helicopter submerged upside

Why SMEs own logistics

Through the use of innovation and a personal touch, SMEs are creating valuable niches in the logistics sector Black Friday and Christmas both epitomize the importance of logistics and the