Starting a home based business in the UK

8 Key Considerations Before Starting A Home Based Business In The UK

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Starting a home based business in the UK is an exciting venture but it’s not necessarily as simple as you may think. There are key considerations to think about in advance. Some of these considerations include taxes, business structure, legal issues, accounting, and more. The entrepreneurs that are most likely to succeed with a home based business are the ones …

Legal pitfalls to avoid for startups

4 Legal Pitfalls And How Your Startup Can Avoid Them

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When stepping on unknown ground, especially if you have found yourself alone in the entrepreneurial jungle, it’s easy to fall into legal pitfalls. Luckily, this is the age of superfluous and readily accessible information that you can arm yourself with on your path to professional success. If you can experience all the benefits of learning from a mistake, without having …

key legal issues facing small businesses

Key Legal Issues Facing Small Businesses

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We know that owning and running a small business can be a very rewarding experience.  However, running a small business comes with a lot more responsibility than what you’d experience as a regular run of the mill employee. You’ve got the overhead costs of running the business, employee management, marketing the business, and you’ve got legal issues. The legal issues …

Is Your Business Plan Legally Watertight?

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For everyone trying to make it as an entrepreneur or business owner, a proper business plan is like a spring board towards great professional heights. A lot of thought goes into developing one that’s right for your company. Plus, the startup market is getting increasingly competitive, so you have to do your homework really well! Firstly, examine your own strengths, …

How To Find Funding For Your Startup

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Starting a company and making it successful depends on a number of different factors. From the quality of the idea, through the execution of the project and finding the right people, there are numerous matters you need to consider at the different stages. However, one factor is going to be constantly on your mind and its presence is absolutely crucial …

common startup legal mistakes

Common Startup Legal Mistakes And How To Avoid Them

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As a startup owner, you are probably over the hill about getting the wheels of your game-changing new business idea in motion. While this is absolutely fantastic, such unbridled enthusiasm can make you forget about some arguably less exciting, yet very important legal issues. Negligence of the law (whether it’s intentional or not) can throw quite the wet blanket on …

Is Your Business Infrastructure Secure?

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A solid business infrastructure is vital for building a successful business. Just like anything else that requires a solid infrastructure, businesses without this will struggle to thrive. So what does having a business infrastructure mean? And what does it entail specifically? That’s exactly what we’ll be looking at in this post. Once you’ve finished reading this post you’ll know exactly …

Is Your Kickstarter Campaign Legally Sound

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Crowdfunding has become one of the most popular funding and backing sources in recent years. The biggest crowdfunding platform of all is Kickstarter.   Kickstarter has been used to fund all sorts of projects such as new books, video games, videos, and yep, business ideas and products. Over 1.6 billion dollars have been invested into Kickstarter projects since 2009. It …

How to protect your business

How To Protect Your Business As It Grows

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If there is one thing that’s hard to argue about, it’s the following: starting your own company is extremely exciting! You cannot wait to fill the gap you’ve spotted in the market years ago and offer the world a great new product, paired with sublime service, all under your own name. With your own company, you get to call the …

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Are You Using Legal Best Practices For Outsourcing Work To Freelancers

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Outsourcing is all the rave at the moment. Businesses are now outsourcing work to freelancers more than ever before. Businesses are outsourcing work to freelancers because it is a great way to delegate specific tasks to others who are perhaps more qualified than they are. Other reasons are that they don’t have the time to do that specific task themselves …