What is “gearing” and how can you make it work for your business?
When people talk about ‘gearing’ in a business, they are usually referring to one of two types; Financial gearing Operational gearing Here’s a guide to what gearing is, and how you can use it to…
How to get the best price when selling your business
For most business owners, selling their business is a once in a lifetime event. It’s also often the culmination of decades of hard graft so it’s important you get it right. With so much at…
Late payment debt recovery service for ByteStart visitors
As late payment problems consider to plague small businesses, we have teamed up with a leading debt recovery service to ensure ByteStart visitors can receive help getting their invoices paid.
What to do if your company is running out of cash
Here are some of the best options potentially available to you if your company is facing a financial squeeze and is running out of cash, along with some ideas on how to approach the turnaround…
8 signs that a small business may be approaching insolvency
Although it does not necessarily herald the end of a small business, the decline into insolvency can bring significant changes in company structure, operations and management style. Here are 8 early warning signs that indicate…
Business angels or dragons – who do you trust to invest in your company?
Looking for an investor to help fund your business? You’d better make sure they’re an angel, not a dragon! Most businesses require outside investment at some point in their development. Whether you are a new…