• The power of the ‘pilot’ – 3 reasons you should test your business idea before launch

    Creating and selling your own products and services, building a network of happy customers and managing your own time are just three of the perks that come with running your own business. But all too…

  • 5 factors to consider when expanding your business overseas

    According to a study by Elements Global Services, 69 percent of UK businesses are planning to expand internationally in the next three years. At the same time, 58 percent of businesses described hiring and onboarding…

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    5 businesses you can start and run part-time

    Running a part-time business alongside your regular job doesn’t have to be a load of hassle or massively time-consuming. Earning a second income can be achieved with just a few hours’ work every week –…

  • The key legal issues you will face as a small business owner

    There are a number of different legal matters which need to be addressed before setting up a new business. Seeking good advice to help you through the planning and setup process ensures your business is…

  • How to successfully start a business in the evenings

    If you think lack of time is stopping you from launching your own business, think again. In this guide, we look at how you can realistically start your own small business by working in the…

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    How to set up a taxi business

    If you are thinking of starting up a taxi business, the most important and initial steps to take are to research the UK taxi industry as a whole, find a unique selling point, choose a…

  • 10 teps to successfully managing projects

    The 10 steps to successfully managing a project

    Businesses operate by planning and executing a series of never-ending projects, though we may not always see it that way. Everything from running a successful marketing campaign, to taking over a rival company, is essentially…

  • tips to successfully runnning a business with your partner

    Starting a business with your partner – 10 tips to make it work

    To some starting a business with their partner is a great idea. A chance to spend more time together and to share the experiences of running a business. To others it’s a nightmare. The thought…

  • 8 common mistakes new business owners make

    Building a successful new business is a roller-coaster. There will be days you know you couldn’t do anything else, and days you wish you did. Sometimes you’ll be on top of the world, but at…