Why Be Your Own Boss?
In this area of the website you will be able to access information that will enable you to make informed decisions about pursuing your business idea and making it a success.
Are You Ready?
In this area of the website you will access information that will help you to understand market research. You will also find information on business planning and gain a better understanding of funding routes.
Realising your idea
In this area of the website you will learn how to use your market research to develop your product or service, create your corporate identity and learn how to use it. You will also get a greater understanding of your customers and what motivates them to buy.
Starting a business
In this area of the website you will learn about the business development cycle and be able to access useful information that will enable you to fine tune your business before you start to trade.
Growing your Business
This area of the website is for those who have been trading for a while who are interested in taking their business to the next level. Use this section to help you prepare for growth.
- Mission and Vision
Your business vision is the plan for where you want to take your business...
- Funding Your Business
All businesses require start up capital, some more than others. Deciding...
- Realising your idea (Branding)
Nowadays the identity of the businesses can be communicated using devices...
- Internal development
You, your team and your business • Quality procedures • Recruitment...
- 'The Taxman' - HMRC
HMRC Your business model and personal ambition should be taken into...
- Business Planning
A business plan is a document that maps out your business in terms of its...
- Realising your idea (PR & Marketing)
The rise of the internet and social media marketing, alongside traditonal...
- Starting up
Once everything is in place you are ready to start trading.
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