sources of business finance

Sources Of Business Finance: A Definitive Guide

Kurt Graver Business Funding, Business Start-up Advice, Business Start-up Advice, Business Start-up Guides

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 start each year. 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 the most popular ways to get your business …

Startup Marketing

Marketing For Startups: Our Definitive Guide

Kurt Graver Business Start-up Advice, Business Start-up Advice, Business Start-up Guides

Getting your startup marketing wrong is one of 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 …

start your business with no money

How To Start A Business With No Money

Kurt Graver Business Start-up Advice, Business Start-up Advice

Traditional sources of financing for most new business ventures such as angel investment and venture capital are a long-shot. Less than one per cent of all start-ups get any venture capital funding. Even bank loans are exceptionally difficult to get for startups these days. This means if you are really serious about starting your business you will have to learn …

Start Own Business

Definitive Guide: How To Start Your Own Business

Kurt Graver Business Start-up Advice, Business Start-up Advice, Business Start-up Guides

Over 500,000 new businesses were registered in the UK in 2018. 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 …

Make Your Business Successful

How To Make Your Business Successful

Kurt Graver Business Development, Business Start-up Advice, Business Start-up Advice

There are a couple of questions we get asked a lot. “How to make your business successful?” and “How do we get from being a start-up to being a successful and established business?” We have studied hundreds of different businesses and have identified a few common characteristics most of them share. Business Success Formula We have simplified this system and …

Development Plan

Business Development Planning – Grow Your Business Fast

Kurt Graver Business Development, Business Start-up Advice, Business Start-up Advice

Whether you are just starting up or an established business every business has room for improvement. The market is constantly changing if you are not planning to improve and grow your business you are just stagnating and risking sustainability. This is why the stock market value of companies crash when they announce lower than predicted sales growth. Growth is a …

Business Plan Outline

How To Write A Business Plan: An Outline For Success

Kurt Graver Business Plan, Business Start-up Advice, Business Start-up Advice

Writing a business plan is a challenging experience for many entrepreneurs. Even if they have a great idea, they fail to start the business or get funding – mainly because, to put it nicely, their business plan just plain sucked. Writing a business plan shouldn’t be a daunting experience, it should be an exciting document where you put together all …