Read our blog posts below for information and advice on company formations, VAT registration, company types, business banking, and many other aspects of starting and building your business.
How To Register For VAT

If you’re just starting your business, there are lots of processes to go through, including registering for VAT. We’ll explain when you might want to register for VAT and how to go through this process.

15th July 2021
How To Upscale Your Small Business

Your business may have started small, but for many entrepreneurs, the goal is to go big. So how do you scale up your business successfully while maintaining all the great work you’ve already done?

16th June 2021
Common Product Business Terms Explained

When you’re starting a new business, there can be a lot to set up and become familiar with. One of the things you may need to brush up on in the early days is the language used within the trade. Here we explain some of the jargon and acronyms used by product businesses and suppliers.

13th May 2021
5 Branding Considerations When Starting A Business

One of the key factors to consider when setting up and starting your company is your brand. In this article we look at five points that are worth considering when it comes to branding your start-up.

13th April 2021
What To Expect When Applying For A Start Up Loan

Start-up businesses have considerable costs in their early stages, so many people turn to loans. But what is a start-up loan? And is your business eligible for one? In this article we explore everything you need to know about start-up loans.

25th March 2021
What Insurance Do You Need To Start A Business From Home?

There are a host of benefits that come with choosing to start and run your new business from home, but to do so you need to be adequately insured. As there are so many types of cover out there, in this article we look at some of the options you should research as a potential home-based business owner.

9th February 2021
Are Entrepreneurs Born Or Made?

If you are an aspiring entrepreneur, this age-old debate question may be a topic of interest: Are some of us born with entrepreneurial genes or is business-savvy something that can be taught to mould you into an excellent businessperson?

18th January 2021
Have You Budgeted To Buy A Business?

An important part of becoming a successful entrepreneur is to carefully consider your finances and not overextend yourself. As budgeting is a critical component of any business, in this article we explore how to prepare a sensible budget when buying and managing a business.

22nd December 2020
Does Your Business Need a Company Secretary?

Despite the perceived job role of a secretary of answering phones and managing appointments, a company secretary’s role is quite different and complex. Having a company secretary can be beneficial to your business for many reasons.

12th November 2020
4 Considerations When Choosing Your Perfect Office Space

There are many things to consider when looking for office space, and each choice will be unique to every business. In this article we look at some important considerations for choosing the right space and registering your company address.

15th October 2020


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