Running Your Business

Running Your Business

For any modern business the need to be found is paramount and today, with more online directories than ever before, the potential audience reach and demographic drill down is completely staggering. Yet with so much choice comes the possibility that...
As a Startup business owner, your budget is tight and every penny and pound you make defines the difference between growth and becoming one of the notorious 50% of start-ups that fail in their first year. During the first...
As a business owner, you’re time is short. Between running the day-to-day operations of your business, whilst also scheduling in time for planning ahead for growth, there can be few, if any hours, left in the day. When leading...
According to a new survey released by business advisers BDO, concerns about global economic growth has dramatically affected UK business confidence. This report suggests that many businesses may be unlikely to invest in the next few months, which could...
When you start up in business with a friend or business partner then you may never consider that your relationship could sour in the future. Unfortunately, without giving consideration to that possibility you may face difficulties if things do...
Life is about opinions. There is never a shortage of people willing to give you the benefit of their wisdom, especially when it comes to running a successful business. With this in mind, here are a few pointers that...
The best age to start a business debate has been rumbling on for years. Is it when you are young and naive, so you have plenty of time to make mistakes and correct them, or is it when you...
Cloud computing has grown in prominence over the last couple of years and is being promoted as the key to the future of Information Technology. But what actually is cloud computing and how can it benefit small businesses. Cloud...
Working capital is a measure of both a company's efficiency and short term health. It is the difference between current assets and current liabilities and it highlights whether a company has sufficient assets (cash flow) to cover its short...
Running a small business is a very rewarding experience. The hard work and effort which you personally invest in your business will reap many dividends, especially as you will be directly responsible for how successful it is. In order...