Start up business ideas


Smart ways to improve your work-life balance

One advantage of running your own business is that you can do things your way - but juggling demands is a key skill. Three entrepreneurs reveal their own approach to achieving a successful work-life balance.

Set up a business

Financing a business

Tax and National Insurance

Business law

Business planning

Sales and marketing

Business premises



New employee details template

Before taking on employees, you will need to gather certain personal information. This template will help you collect the correct information.

Scale up your business


Franchise your business

Turning your business into a franchise could offer an effective and less risky way to expand significantly. Find out what it involves.