Start Own Business

Definitive Guide: How To Start Your Own Business

Over 500,000 new businesses were registered in the UK in 2016. The number could be close to a million if you take into consideration how many unregistered businesses are started.  What does this mean? First, the UK is an entrepreneurial hotspot. Second, starting a business is within reach for just about anyone.  In this article, I will explain some of …

Financial-Management

Financial Management For Startups: A Definitive Guide

Getting a grip on the finances of your startup may seem to be a daunting task. The aim of this blog is to demystify some of the main accounting phrases and concepts and try and help you to apply them when running your business. I am not trying to turn you into an accountant; I still recommend you purchase accounting …

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Marketing For Startups: Our Definitive Guide

Getting your startup marketing wrong is one the main reasons why start-ups fail.  The key to making your marketing a success understanding the difference between strategic marketing and promotional marketing. Strategic marketing is the foundations of your plan. Here you assess your market and plan how you will reach that market. Promotional marketing is the actual execution of your strategy, …

How To Get A Startup Loan

Definitive Guide: How To Get A Startup Loan

The Start Up Loan Scheme started in May 2012. It is a government-funded initiative that provides startup funding and mentoring for entrepreneurs across the United Kingdom. It helps solve the problem of supporting people who have a feasible business idea or want to become self-employed but no access to funding. The Start Up Loan programme aims to equip enterprising individuals …

Getting your business funded

Sources Of Business Finance: A Definitive Guide

The rate of new businesses registrations has rapidly accelerated in the UK over the past few years. It is estimated a record 500,000 businesses started in 2015, with this number set to rise in 2016. One of the first challenges of any new business owner has to face is how do they get business funding. This article will take you through …

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The Definitive Guide To Writing A Business Plan

If you are a serial entrepreneur or an aspiring business owner then learning how to write a business plan should be an essential part of your skill set. Being able to write a convincing business plan will help you improve and grow your business. Let’s start with what a business plan is: it is a document that outlines the vision …