If you are a start-up owner, your priority is probably the growth of your company. You are dealing with long working hours, payroll and many hassles that are a part of building your own business. Most likely, cyber security is not on top of your mind unless something happens that makes you realise how important […]
Posted on 2nd September 2016 in Start-ups.
When starting up your own business, one of the main concerns for many is how much it will cost to turn an initial idea into a reality. But what if someone told you that funding a start-up doesn’t need to break the bank?
Posted on 1st September 2016 in Start-ups.
A burgeoning start-up scene in Spain shows how Spain, just like London, is turning crisis into an opportunity for entrepreneurs.
British entrepreneur Peter Jones CBE has called upon businesses to inspire young people and encourage them to follow in his footsteps by creating their own start-ups, following a significant decline in GCSE results.
Over 3.8 million British people are turning their passions into careers, with more than one in ten (12%) leaving jobs to become a ‘funtrepreneur’ and 24% of working millennials planning to do the same.
Previously we looked at generating your startup idea where we identified a way of coming up with a business-to-business startup idea and offered criteria with which to analyse its feasibility. Once you have decided on your idea and have begun building the product, it’s important to get it out in front of users as soon […]
Posted on 19th August 2016 in Start-ups.
By Fiona McBride, partner and trade mark attorney at Withers & Rogers Choosing a name for a new business venture is often looked upon as the moment when an entrepreneurial idea becomes real for the first time. However, as has been shown by the recent move by Google to name its parent company Alphabet, such […]
We are often told that more than half of all new businesses fail within the first five years. Those entrepreneurs that do take the plunge are always on the lookout for hints and tips on how to find the best recipe for success.
If you dream of starting your own company after waking up one morning with that ‘Eureka’ idea, it’s well worth remembering the precautionary words of Thomas Edison — “Vision without execution is hallucination.”
Posted on 24th August 2015 in Start-ups.
Lifting your business off the ground is a tricky task. According to Allmand Law more that 50 percent of all start-up businesses fail within the first few years. Entrepreneurs have a challenging task: juggling resources, raising finances and standing out in a highly competitive crowd.
Posted on 21st August 2015 in Start-ups.
Over my career, I have observed people with different personalities, backgrounds, and behavioral styles achieve success in life. Many times I wondered if there was a reoccurring theme running through their success stories that would clearly illustrate what creates success.
Posted on 20th August 2015 in Start-ups.