Start Your Own Business (now over 12 years old) 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.
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Over the years, we have amassed a large collection of articles which we believe you may find useful. The vast majority of these have been kindly supplied by experts in each relevant field.
Use one of our Apps to scan in your receipts and tickets and automatically add them to the expenses section of our Cloud Based accounting software. no need to collect receipts and add them to a spread sheet at the end of the month.Quick, easy and accurate.
The earlier you plan the more efficient the outcome.
Through outsourcing your payroll function, we allow you to work on your business, by making sure staff are paid accurately and on time, every time.
Make sure your website is responsive, this means that it is viewable on any device. In 2017 more people were browsing on mobile phones than on desktop computers so think about what information is going to load up first. Images (or animations) can be forfeited on smaller devices for faster loading times so content is king, is it attention grabbing? Make sure that the first few sentences you write are going to keep your customers engaged.
Print it to make sure the colour scheme works as well on print as well as it looks on screen
In addition to the information that applies to start-ups everywhere, we have also created LOCAL sections to help you find the help and support that is on your own doorstep. This includes, business advice, networking, funding & grants, accountancy, web design, and much more.