10 results for tag: business expert


New Business IT and Marketing Plan

As a start-up business, the ability to attract and convert new customers is critical to your success. Unfortunately, regardless of your sector, there’s also a tremendous amount of competition out there, both from new businesses like you and larger, more ...
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Hiring Employees When You’re a New Business

Hiring staff is an exciting time and a significant landmark for any start-up business. It’s a sign that things are going well and demand for your products or services exceeds what you can deliver alone. However, the process itself needs to be handled ...
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What Are a Company’s Accounting Obligations When Starting Up?

The prospect of having to keep financial records and produce company accounts can be really daunting for some business owners, but this process doesn’t have to be an ordeal. Every business owner is legally required to keep financial records for six years, ...
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Choosing a Name for Your Business

Choosing the right name for your business can be surprisingly difficult. If you have a strong product or service and have identified a gap in the market, you might think that's all you need, but your business name is still extremely important. When ...
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Finding a Business Location

Depending on the nature of your business, you may be able to save on the cost of renting a commercial property by running it from home. Even if you do choose to operate from your existing residential property, there are still some factors to take into ...
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How to Set Up a Business

With the planning stage complete, the next step is to put the practical measures in place. That includes everything that’s necessary to turn your idea into a business that can trade legally in the UK and meet all of its tax and accounting obligations along ...
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Finding a Business Mentor

Mentors are an incredible resource for new business owners. The advice of a seasoned professional (and especially one with experience in running a company) can be the difference between turning a profit quickly, or closing within a year. For many people, ...
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Where to Get Business Start-Up Advice

Whether you need practical advice about hiring, finance, employing staff or IT, or access to accelerator programs for hands-on coaching, there are a variety of organisations in place to support startups. Entrepreneurial Spark – Funded by private capital, ...
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Creating a Business Plan

Just as no one would build a house without first drawing up architectural plans, the business plan represents an essential foundation for what you are about to create. How to Write a Business Plan Step-by-Step These don’t have to be huge documents, but ...
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Before You Start Your Business

Is your business idea viable? No matter how strong your gut feeling is, any potential business idea warrants a period of careful thought, research and planning. Is there an established market for the product? How big is this market? Who are your customers ...
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