If you’re starting a new business, or thinking of setting up a company, how do you know if it’s the right thing to do? Here we look at the key steps you will need to take, and things to consider before taking the leap.
If you’re planning to set up your own business, you’ll have to decide where you can be at your most productive. Do you run your company from home, lease an office, or rent occasional space?
Creating a business plan doesn’t have to be a laborious process and you can ease the burden by using the Business Model Canvas – a one-page plan
Royston Guest, author of ‘Built to Grow’, refers to business growth as being split into 5 distinct stages – each stage having its own set of challenges or business behaviours.
With many small businesses run by just one person, many start-up tasks are dealt with as quickly as possible due to time constraints. Dave Millett highlights some important things to look out for before you sign a telecoms contract.
Unless the services or products you offer are truly unique, you are likely to be operating in a competitive market against dozens, if not hundreds, of other companies. One way to help give you an edge over the competition is by creating a powerful visual identity for your brand – a logo!