commercial lease

How To Avoid Mistakes With Your Commercial Lease

Linkilaw Commercial Property

Leasing a commercial space for your business has very little resemblance to renting a home. Both the landlord and tenant have varied obligations, with the leaseholder taking on more responsibilities than you would see in a dwelling contract. If this is your first startup, be sure to check out our post on early-stage support and advice as well. Once you …

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Finding Early Stage Advice And Support For Startups

Linkilaw Startup Advice & Tips

Whether you’re considering a new venture, or your launch date is already set in stone – it’s a good bet there are a lot of questions swirling around in your head. It’s an exciting time, and there’s one thing a new startup owner can never get enough of – relevant support for startups from reliable sources. Well-intentioned suggestions can come …

family business

Tips For A Successful Family Business

Linkilaw Business Structures

A silver lining just may have risen from the dust of a difficult economic climate. People are once again discovering that enlisting the talents of their parents, spouses, siblings and children is a good family business decision. After all, we already know our relatives’ backgrounds and communication skills, and are familiar with their strengths and weaknesses. Conversely, hiring a new …

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Business Mistakes Made by Small Business Startups

Linkilaw Company Law, Startup Advice & Tips

Though everyone will tell you that a list of tasks to launch a business would take up several pads of writing paper, the legal considerations (other than creating a business name) somehow tend to take a back seat. Unfortunately, when you neglect the legal underpinnings of a startup it can cause a boomerang effect, with your best laid plans coming …

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Your Options For Hiring Staff

Linkilaw Employee Regulations

Are you considering hiring staff to work alongside you for the first time? If the answer is yes, realise there are many elements involved in this decision. At the forefront is making sure the timing is right. Taking too large a leap of faith (too soon), because you are envisioning certain success, may very well end up depleting vital capital …

business partner

Do You Need A Business Partner When Starting A Business?

Linkilaw Business Structures

Amongst the crucial decisions to be made, as you prepare to launch a new business, is whether or not bringing a partner into the mix is a wise move. It is certainly a choice with long term impact; one that deserves a closer look at the positives and negatives. A partner can certainly be an asset – if the stars …

legal business structure

Choosing The Best Legal Business Structure

Linkilaw Business Structures

One of the fundamental choices you will make, as you take your business idea from concept to launch, is what type of legal business structure is best. This needs to be considered for both the industry you’re entering, and the individuals who may become partners or co-owners. In our experience liability is an issue many fail to consider carefully when …

Start a business

Starting a Business: 3 Things You Need to Know – Linkilaw

Linkilaw Startup Advice & Tips

Starting a business means a lot of decision making and we know that sometimes it can be hard to prioritise or even know where to begin. Here we need to know things needed for starting a business. Startups are exciting propositions and we get you are keen to launch. In this post though, we urge you to begin by putting in place …