If you are planning to start a business in the United Kingdom, you have come
to the right place.
Start Your Own Business contains information and advice but,
unlike other start-up sites, it also contains details of LOCAL organisations
who can help you.
The firms listed on each page have declared themselves to be 'new business
friendly' and will welcome your enquiries.
Over the years, we have have collected useful information that has already helped thousands of new business start-ups and we hope that it will help you too...
directories containing all the contacts that you will need to to help you start
your business. We currently have separate local sites for England,
Ireland, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Australia and New Zealand. Each of these is
broken down by county, town and classification to make it easy to find LOCAL
No Money to Start a Business? No Problem. Try These 5 Options. Five simple suggestions for starting a business with little or no money. Even if these are not a a perfect fit for you, they could get you thinking!
Hiring great people - The sustainable competitive advantage Employing the right people, of course, comes down to good interview technique - and that's the problem. Few people have formal training in carrying out interviews and most of us do it only rarely. It's an interruption to an already busy week, something that has to be done rather than an opportunity to find a great new member of staff to drive up profits and make life better.
We have created a series of FREE downloadable local business start-up guides. Each one covers a different local authority area and contain a step-by-step guide to starting your business as well as a directory of organisations and relevant businesses who are keen to help you.
STAY THE RIGHT SIDE OF HMRC
Make sure that you keep records of your business activities, all invoices and receipts. HMRC now do spot checks and if the record keeping is inadequate they will issue you with a fine. M G Associates Limited (20-10-14)
Hiring a professional for your website or graphics.
Having a professionally designed Website, Stationery or printed media can make all the difference when you are trying to start a business. These items are often your first point of contact with prospective clients or customers. Making a good impression from the start can give you the competitive edge you need to dominate your target marketplace. Dreamkatcha (18-10-14)
And they said No!
Whenever someone says "No" to your plans and ideas, plan to make them wish they had said "Yes"! ;-) Centric First Aid Training (18-10-14)
Public Liability Insurance
If you're running a business then it's always necessary
to consider public
liability insurance. For a great quote try Swinton
We are a small friendly team and always
welcome enquiries from anyone who is thinking who is planning to start a business
or from anyone who can offer help and support. Contact