Tag Archives: Home Based Business

Popular Social Media Sites

Came across this blog and thought it was so good have reproduced it all here: 60+ Social Networking Sites You Need to Know About in 2018 Updated 1st June 2018  Human nature by default has been programmed to be socially … Continue reading

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Ways to Market your Micro Business

Small businesses usually can’t afford the high marketing budgets that large companies take for granted.  Micro businesses must be creative and determined to achieve their marketing aims. Here at the Centre for Micro Business we know how to achieve this.  … Continue reading

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Starting a business from home

It’s simple to start a business from home and growing numbers of people are doing it. There are 2.9m home-based businesses in the UK and they contribute £300 billion to the economy.  As part of its long-term economic plan to … Continue reading

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So where do you get start up advice?

So you’re ready to start a business. The UK has a very supportive environment for startups, with a flourishing wealth of networks, groups and organisations for all types and style of new business, where you can get practical advice, ideas … Continue reading

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What can I call myself?

What are the restrictions on choosing a name for my sole trader business? If you’re looking to start up as a sole trader but don’t want to use a business name that already exists how do you check? . Are … Continue reading

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On your bike!

There are naturally lots of benefits from having your employees cycle to work. People who are cycling on a daily basis tend to be healthier, meaning you have less days lost to sickness each year. They also tend to have … Continue reading

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Mobile Friendly Websites?

Guest post from one of our associates – Nigel Stevenson I’m going to concentrate on the present big issue with website design … “Mobile friendliness will affect how prominently websites appear in Google search results pages from 21 April” (source: … Continue reading

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Financing a new businesses

A bank loan is not the only way that you can raise money to fund your startup business. For some businesses, particularly new riskier ventures, equity investment – raising capital through the sale of shares in a business – may … Continue reading

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The Challenges Facing Small Business

5 Biggest Challenges Facing Small Business (Plus Solutions!) Ask any small business owner and they’ll tell you: running a small business is anything but small. It takes dedication and lots of hard work to get off the ground, but creating … Continue reading

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A third of UK adults are or want to become entrepreneurs

Taken from Elite Business Magazine – by Jess Mackinnon Research finds one in three adults own or plan to start their own business, with a desire to be their own boss and a dislike of working for others cited as … Continue reading

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