Start Your Own Business in Scunthorpe

If you are starting a business in Scunthorpe, you have come to the right place!

Start Your Own Business in Scunthorpe contains free resources and information that will help you get your new venture off the ground.

It also highlights local organisations who are happy to offer friendly business advice and services that you need.

The sad truth is that far too many start-up businesses fail in the early stages. The good news is that this really does not have to be the case. Our genuine aim is to increase your chances of success by sharing the tried and tested methods that have proved to work for other new businesses over the years.

Almost everything that you will find on the site is free or very low cost and includes our free start-up pack, a series of factsheets which cover all of the key considerations, relevant templates, links to other useful resources across the world and our own series of Start Your Own Business books.

Free Local Resources

Local resources and contacts sorted by classification

Here you will find a collection of FREE resources defined by topic as well as the contact details for many local businesses and organisations who are keen to help you.

Accountancy & Tax | Bookkeeping | Business Advice | Business Funding | Business Grants | Business Networking | Business Opportunities | Commercial Law | Communications | Design & Branding | Education & Training | HR & Staff | Insurance | I.T. | Marketing | Mentoring | Office Services | Online Marketing | Photography | Print | Property & Working from Home | Web Design

Start Your Own Business Book

Start Your Own Business In 2017
Start Your Own Business In 2017

This 150 page book is packed with start-up information and contact details designed to help you start your business successfully.

We have been running SYOB for over 10 years now and have accumulated an enormous amount of information which could make the difference between start-up success or failure.

Starting a business is easy but keeping it going and making a profit is a completely different proposition. The good news is that there are tried and tested 'rules' which have consistently proved to work.

As the old addage says 'you don't know what you don't know'!

Find out more...

FREE Start-Up Pack

Our FREE start-up pack contains everything that you need to get you started.

It is a common trait amongst entrepreneurs to just want to 'get on with it'.However, if you want to maximise your chances of success, it is worth putting in time and effort before you start to ensure that you have set-up correctly.


  1. Start-up checklist
  2. Step-by-step guide
  3. Business plan template
  4. Personal budget planner
  5. Cashflow forecast template
  6. Marketing plan template
  7. Guide to business networking
  8. Start-up map
  9. Web & SEO Checklist
  10. Start-up map

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Contents:
The key important dates, legal and HMRC requirements; a simple to follow step-by-step guide; relevant fact-sheets; business plan, cash flow forecast, personal survival budget and marketing plan templates; our own very popular start-up map; contents of our Start Your Own Business CD-Rom; and a Powerpoint presentation to accompany the business plan.

Recommended Local Partners

We are extremely grateful to our recommended local partners, without whom this site would not exist. They have been good enough to support us and are equally as keen to help you too. Where appropriate, please do make the most of the services that they provide (and say that you found them here!).

ACCOUNTING

Tyers Accountancy
Tyers Accountancy

http://www.tyers-accountancy.co.uk
Tyers Accountancy specialises in providing accountancy and business support for the smaller business: sole trader, partnership and limited company.

We provide friendly personal service and advice with just one point of contact so you will always talk to the same person! You can call at our office or we're happy to come to your home.

We use our knowledge and experience to help you get your business started up and running smoothly, and we'll handle the necessary registrations for you.

We provide:

A FREE initial consultation with no obligation so you can have your questions answered without pressure.

FREE bookkeeping software to help you get started. That's one less cost to think about! The software can be enhanced if your requirements grow at a later date. We also provide full bookkeeping training and support.

Tax enquiry cover with FREE legal and business helpline. Our cover helps to greatly reduce the anxiety of tax enquiries.

Our rates are extremely competitive - in many cases far below prices you'll find on the High Street.

We provide support for all areas of your business including:
Accounts preparation
Self assessment and Tax Returns
Payroll administration
VAT advice, VAT Returns and registration
Limited companies and incorporation
Bookkeeping service plus software and training

We would be very happy to help you whatever your business needs. Please feel free to contact us for your free first meeting.
COMMS

Wardour Secure Networks Limited
Wardour Secure Networks Limited

http://www.wardour.net
Wardour Secure Networks Limited provide bespoke IT solutions for small to midsize businesses.

From supplying a mouse to a full install and support for servers, PCs laptops and peripherals.

Remote management and support including internet security and backup solutions

Layered security approach from firewalls, email filtering, web filtering, wireless security and end user education.

We take the pain away from your IT and let you get on with your own job
HR

Peninsula Business Services
Peninsula Business Services

http://peninsula-uk.com
For a new business or one which is trying to grow, the last thing you want is to be caught up in employment law and health and safety issues. Want a simple, cost effective way to banish these is problems? Speak to Peninsula Business Services.

Peninsula have a Legal Advice Line Service available to help you with any type of Employment Law or Health and Safety query, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. They are waiting to help you through the maze of legislation, giving advice on recruitment , disciplinary procedures and the Equality Act, to name a few. They are even on hand to give employers guidance on formal letter creation and proof legal documentation for clients. Peninsula can help to install robust policies and procedures within your business to help protect you against any tribunal claims.

They leave absolutely nothing to chance, providing insurance indemnity, tax assistance through TaxWise and hronline - the complete HR management tool for employers. Peninsula are there to inform and aid you every step of the way, giving your business a more certain future.

Their Health & Safety Consultants in the field carry out inspections and analyse clients' needs, followed by regular visits to set up, and maintain manageable health and safety systems within their workplace.

To find out more about the services Peninsula can offer your business, please contact Liam Conway on 07772320521 or via email, Liam.Conway@Peninsula-uk.com.
IT

Wardour Secure Networks Limited
Wardour Secure Networks Limited

http://www.wardour.net
Wardour Secure Networks Limited provide bespoke IT solutions for small to midsize businesses.

From supplying a mouse to a full install and support for servers, PCs laptops and peripherals.

Remote management and support including internet security and backup solutions

Layered security approach from firewalls, email filtering, web filtering, wireless security and end user education.

We take the pain away from your IT and let you get on with your own job
NETWORKING

Business Over Breakfast
Business Over Breakfast

http://www.bobclubs.com/Club/Scunthorpe
BoB Clubs creates a secure and successful networking environment for members to cooperate and exchange referrals. Members actively seek and create opportunities for each other. You and your business will thrive during your professionally structured meetings where you feel welcome, trusted and respected, whilst building confidence and potential business and profits.

You are encouraged to focus on quality referrals, not quantity, leaving you free to network without any undue pressure.

Constant support is on hand to help you save time, earn more money and beat your competition.
MARKETING

Viking Signs Ltd
Viking Signs Ltd

http://www.vikingsigns.co.uk
Whether your start up already has a brand identity and logo or you need help to create one from scratch, we can turn this into a sales lead generation machine - otherwise known as a sign.

On your building; your van, and your office, promote you business everywhere with high quality signage and it will pay you back for years to come.


If you can help local start-ups and small business owners in Scunthorpe, we would be delighted to help you reach them. Add Free Listing

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