• 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…

  • The 7 qualities every business woman needs

    Popular media would have us believe that the legendary entrepreneurs are born that way, concocting profitable deals with their schoolmates from a young age, and that you either have those elusive qualities or you don’t.…

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    5 businesses you can start for £100

    You no longer need huge financial backing and an original idea to start your own successful business. In fact, you could start your own business tomorrow – and have made a profit by next week.…

  • Brilliant or bankrupt? How to work out if your business idea is viable

    With the enduring popularity of entrepreneurial TV shows, a lot of attention is paid to finding a great business idea by the media. To work out if your idea is brilliant or will bankrupt you,…

  • Be more productive, prioritise tasks with Covey's Matrix

    Covey’s Matrix: the simple secret to great time management

    Managing time effectively is vital if you are to prosper as a business owner, especially when it comes to running a small business when just a few people have to deal with every aspect of…