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Business licences for setting up a business

Business licences and work permits when setting up a business

If you’re setting up a small business, you might need to obtain a licence from your local authority. These can include, but are not limited to, businesses in the food sector, animal shops, hotels and beauty parlours. If you are planning to sell or distribute alcohol, you will also need a licence for this as well. The licence types you may require before you start can include software licences, data protection licences or health and safety licences

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professional invoices

Get paid quickly with professional invoices

Getting paid on time is seriously important for small businesses. An interruption in cash flow can lead to issues that damage your sales and the reputation of your company. Fortunately, you can improve payments times with a more professional looking invoice and this guide will show you how.

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How to get your first clients as a freelancer

How to get your first clients as a freelancer

So you’ve decided to drop it all and go solo. Being a self-employed freelancer isn’t an easy gig but it can be incredibly rewarding if you get it right. Whilst you might have some fantastic skills and a great website, this isn’t always enough to get your first client. If you sit around waiting for work to come to you, you’ll find yourself sitting at home very bored and very poor.

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Benefits of being a sole trader

Benefits of being a sole trader

If you’re considering starting your own business, then you’ve probably thought about whether you should set up as a sole trader or limited company.

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Tips and tricks to improve your Instagram page

Tips and tricks to improve your Instagram page

Instagram is used by millions of users every day, so if you aren’t already making use of this exciting app, then why not start today? We’ve listed some of the best tips and tricks you can use to turn your company’s Instagram page into a powerful marketing tool.

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4 things to help you survive the teething period

4 things to help you survive the teething period

Are you looking into starting a small business?

It’s important not to rush into this. It doesn’t matter if you’re going to be self-employed as a sole-trader or you’re starting up an actual company. The facts are three-quarters of start-ups fail within the first three years and a third of those fall by the wayside in the first six months.

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Setting up a small business

Setting up a small business

Setting up a small business requires you to be strategic, as it is often about risks which could make or break your fledging business. For your small SME to really make it, I’ve written some basic tips to keep you ahead of the pack.

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20 tips for women in business

20 tips for women in business

Being your own boss is fun and rewarding but it’s definitely a whole lot of hard work too. These 20 business tips will help you to achieve your goals and be the best businesswoman you can be.

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Hiring An Employee For The First Time

Hiring An Employee For The First Time

Thinking about hiring your first employee? Our helpful guide shows you the most important steps you’ll have to take as a new employer.

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How To Be An Effective Leader

How To Be An Effective Leader

As many successful entrepreneurs will tell you, running a profitable business isn’t just about the deals you make or how well you manage your finances. A fruitful business is also about the people behind the name and without a good leader, your company might just struggle to move forward.

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Your Tax Responsibilities as a Small Business

Your Tax Responsibilities as a Small Business

Tax returns and payrolls can seem light a living nightmare for small businesses and without an accountant, you might find that you are not always aware of your responsibilities. This guide will help you to better understand the different taxes and payroll systems you must register for in order to fulfil your legal business obligations.

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Networking like a pro

Networking like a pro

Business owners are always told that networking is the key to success, whether it’s securing a client or building your brand. Despite this, many people still have no idea where to start when it comes to networking and tend to put it off for fear of embarrassment or rejection. Thankfully, there are a few things you can do to turn your networking nightmare into a success and start networking like a pro.

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Struggles of young entrepreneurs

Struggles of young entrepreneurs

Being young entrepreneurs, you’ll come across many struggles during your start-up journey but pushing on through these is what helps to make your business a success. Below, we take a look at three of the biggest struggles young people face when starting their own businesses.

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