Start up business ideas

Sarah Giblin, founder of RiutBags

Article

Q&A: Can I start my own business?

Wondering if you can start a business? Sarah Giblin, founder of RiutBags, answers common start up questions from would-be entrepreneurs.

Set up a business

A mature business woman mentors a younger woman

Article

Q&A: Mentoring

Running your own small business can be lonely and it can be difficult to know what to do when faced with new challenges unless you have a mentor.

Financing a business

Tax and National Insurance

Filling out forms - Q&A tax returns

Article

Q&A: Tax returns

Chartered certified accountant Raphael Coman of Coman & Co answers some key questions about tax returns, including important deadlines.

Business law

An employye negotiates a supplier contract with a new supplier

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Q&A: Supplier contracts

Supplier contracts don't really need to be complex, but it's worth involving a solicitor to ensure all contractual obligations are met.

Business planning

Sales and marketing

Business premises

Employees

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