• planning your business for short term and long term success

    Short and long term financial planning for small businesses

    Planning ahead is important. It helps you to understand where you want to get to and how you’re going to get there. However, financial planning can be a bit of a mystery for many small…

  • reorganise

    How to restructure and reorganise your business

    Restructuring a business can be a turbulent time; you may be juggling legal issues with disgruntled employees, expansion plans with uncertain investors or faced with frustrated customers.

  • business planning

    5 warning signs your business plan is unrealistic

    As you start up your business, the need for a well thought through business plan is clear. Even if you are just going to be you sitting in your spare bedroom selling things over the…

  • Why financial forecasting is important for startups, and how to do it painlessly

    When you are launching a new business, it’s fair to say that planning your finances isn’t the most exciting aspect of of being a startup. However, it is a crucial part of understanding whether your…

  • cashflow forecast

    Why you need a cash flow forecast and how to produce one

    One of the most useful bits of advice that established entrepreneurs give to people starting their own business is this: ‘cash is king’. It doesn’t matter what business you’re in and how profitable it is,…

  • mentor coach

    The differences between a business coach and a mentor

    Many of the world’s most successful business people became that way with help from a key figure in their lives. When you have a mentor or a coach, you are involving someone else in the…