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For a successful business, you need a viable business idea, the skills to make it work and the funding. Discover whether your idea has what it takes.

Forming your business correctly is essential to ensure you are protected and you comply with the rules. Learn how to set up your business.

It is likely you will need funding to start your business unless you have your own money. Discover some of the main sources of start up funding.

Businesses and individuals must account for and pay various taxes. Understand your tax obligations and how to file, account and pay any taxes you owe.

Businesses are required to comply with a wide range of business laws. We introduce the main rules and regulations you must comply with.

Learn why business planning is an essential exercise if your business is to start and grow successfully, attract funding or target new markets.

Marketing matters. It drives sales and helps promote your brand and products. Discover how to market your business and reach your target customers.

Some businesses need a high street location whilst others can be run from home. Understand the key factors from cost to location, size to security.

Your employees can your biggest asset. They can also be your biggest challenge. We explain how to recruitment and manage staff successfully.

It is likely your business could not function without some form of IT. Learn how to specify, buy, maintain and secure your business IT.

Few businesses manage the leap from start up to high-growth business. Learn what it takes to scale up and take your business to the next level.


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Starting your SaaS business is only the first step. You need to scale quickly if you are to capture an international market. These five methods will put you on the right track.
All businesses and households produce waste but do you know to avoid falling prey to a rogue waste removal firm? This article shares some simple things to watch out for.
A look at why small business innovation and lessons learned as a result of the panic must be heeded and continued as firms navigate the new normal.
A logo forms an important part of your small business brand identity. Learn how to create and choose a logo for your new business.
Online forms are used in almost every type of business nowadays, from big businesses to a start-up. Customer data and feedback have never been more crucial for businesses to grow. Here are five key rules to follow when creating an online form for your customers to maximize the amount of information you can gather.
Thinking of starting your own business? If you're to be successful, you need to enter a thriving sector. We look at the top ten start up business sectors.
Payroll software can save small businesses time, reduce errors, and make payroll more secure. Here's why payroll software could be your best investment.
Do you know how your business has performed in 2021. Discover how KPIs can answer your question and give you a strategy for growth in 2022.
Modern ways of working require modern approaches to staff management to reduce costs and wastage, improve staff loyalty and increase efficiency. Enter e-rostering.
Advice for small business owners for 2022 including tips on recruitment, protecting your profit margins, networking and project management apps.

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