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Thomas Costello

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Life is what you make of it: An Interview with Theo Paphitis

 
 

Theo Paphitis has helped thousands of businesses to grow and succeed. From offering advice on social media to giving huge sums of investment, Paphitis is arguably the UK’s number one champion of small businesses. He is also one of the UK’s most recognisable, having appeared for 7 years on Dragon’s Den – again offering huge…


Our ‘Do it Digital’ pledge to help small businesses in 2017

 
 

This year, an important campaign has been set up to help small businesses get to grips with digital technologies. Do It Digital, the independent, not for profit campaign, has been set up to help small businesses thrive online, whether that be for a website, platform trading or social media. This years’ campaign aims to help…


What we learnt at Startup2017

 
 

In January 123 Reg sponsored Enterprise Nation’s flagship event StartUp2017. The event brought together over 1,000 small businesses to the headquarters of KPMG and HSBC in London as well as hundreds of small businesses across the UK. Across the day, 123 Reg hosted a number of workshops aimed at those aspiring entrepreneurs on topics including…


Get inspired by these New Year start-up stories

 
 

January is generally a really good time to start. We have all the best intentions for the new year, we have made our new years resolutions and are on the path to forming new habits. This year, record numbers are expected to register their new business ideas. At the back-end of 2016, we conducted a bit…


Upcoming 123 Reg events in 2017

 
 

123 Reg is committed to helping you grow your business and succeed online. Over the course of 2017, our marketing and product experts will be out and about sharing their knowledge at a number of events across the UK. The events have all been specially selected and will help you to gain knowledge, tools and…


Time to shake up the digital high-street

 
 

Research has revealed that when searching online for shops or services in their local area, three in five people say the search results show large retailers rather than small independents, and nearly half (45%) say it can be hard to find a good range of both small and larger businesses. The study, commissioned by 123…


Introducing 24/7 customer service

 
 

123 Reg is delighted to announce that we have extended our customer service offering to include 24/7 support. This service is an extension of 24/7 support which has been enjoyed by Dedicated and VPS customers. Our overarching goal is to empower small businesses and help them to take advantage of all that the internet has…


Forget the doom: SMEs must seize the Brexit opportunity

 
 

In June, the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union. In the immediate hours after the vote, the top order fell, and the future looked bleak. In June and July, it seemed as though the United Kingdom was staring down the barrel. But since the result three months ago, things have changed and stabilised.…


Are your digital skills holding your business back?

 
 

Small and micro businesses are the lifeblood of the UK economy. They make up nearly a fifth of the UK economy and represent 95% of all businesses. But the digital revolution has changed things, and despite the small and micro-business dominance of the economy, when it comes to digital things are much different. Do digital…


Are you ready to Go Global?

 
 

Small businesses with big ideas Business, like imagination, knows no borders. That is why we are offering you  the chance to win a trip to grow and expand their businesses on three special trade missions set up by our partners, Enterprise Nation. Go Global is a unique opportunity to take your business to the next…