So, you want to start your own business? You're not alone. Thanks to current tech, it's easier, quicker and cheaper than ever to start up, no matter what your background.
Although it takes hard work and sacrifice, running your own business can be hugely satisfying. All you need is a brilliant idea, and a little help to get the basics right.
Our guide, in association with Microsoft, gives you the lowdown on all the key issues to think about - as well as tips from successful entrepreneurs on:
- business types;
- getting inspired;
- understanding your customers;
- managing your costs;
- branding and marketing;
- taking on staff.
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