"We know our customers rely on Yell to help them connect with consumers brilliantly online. As more businesses plan their return to work with lockdown measures easing, we want to help ensure that you are best placed to take full advantage of the 'new normal'. This page has up-to-date information and guidance on the current COVID-19 situation, as well as articles and advice to help you with this. I hope you find it useful. I would like to thank you for being a customer of Yell and while we appreciate that these continue to be difficult times for everyone, I assure you that we will do everything we can to support you and your business."
Further advice for businesses
As government advice and guidance continues to evolve and as businesses prepare to become 'Covid-secure' as lockdown restrictions ease, we aim to direct you to the most relevant, authoritative and free advice that we can find, in order to support you and your business.
The UK Government has provided guidance for Business Owners along with support from Public Health England. As well as UK Central Government, there are also a number of regional initiatives being announced for businesses in Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.
As businesses begin to re-open and return to work, the UK Government has now provided guidelines on Working safely during Coronovirus.
There are also a number of third-party websites providing more detailed advice for small businesses and business owners. The ones we recommend reading are all free to use (they do not require paid subscription, but may contain third party advertising):
- The smallbusiness.co.uk website is a great source of free independent advice on topics such as how to access the various Government grants and loans announced by the Chancellor.
- The Business Survival Hub from the team at Donut is another source for free advice, as is the Coronavirus Support Hub from the team at Enterprise Nation.
- The CIPD Advice for UK Employers provides some great advice, including this guide to returning to the workplace.
- ACAS also has some great independent articles on helping businesses with advice on workplace rights, rules, and best practice as well as guidance on mental health during coronavirus