Starting a home based business in the UK

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

Linkilaw Home-Based Business

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

Linkilaw Company Law, Family Business, Home-Based Business

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

Linkilaw Company Law, Home-Based Business, Startup Advice & Tips

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 …

common startup legal mistakes

Common Startup Legal Mistakes And How To Avoid Them

Linkilaw Company Law, Home-Based Business, Startup Advice & Tips

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?

Linkilaw Business Structures, Family Business, Home-Based Business

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?

Is Your Kickstarter Campaign Legally Sound

Linkilaw Company Law, Home-Based Business, Record Keeping & Taxes, Startup Advice & Tips

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

Linkilaw Family Business, Home-Based Business, Motivation & Success

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 …

outsourcing work to freelancers

Are You Using Legal Best Practices For Outsourcing Work To Freelancers

Linkilaw Family Business, Home-Based Business, Startup Advice & Tips

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 …

online entrepreneurs

How Online Entrepreneurs Are Making Their Money

Linkilaw Business Finance, Home-Based Business, Marketing & Social Media, Motivation & Success, Startup Advice & Tips

Does your job require that you rise before the sun or stay in the office long after it has set? Would you rather not be rubbing elbows with strangers during an uncomfortable daily commute? Are you counting the clock down for lunchtime, closing time or pub time? If your response is “Yes” to any of the above, then it’s likely …

digital skills uk

Digital Skills Gap in UK

Linkilaw Business News, Employee Regulations, Home-Based Business, Startup Advice & Tips

Welcome to our roundup of news that matters for UK startups! This week we’re addressing digital technology – and the dichotomy existing between dynamic business growth and the apparently under-developed digital skills of the larger populace. One solution is to bring experts in from outside the EU; another is to encourage ramped up adult training and STEM education in our …