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The best Christmas gift for your business

December 1, 2015 By admin

In today’s hustle and bustle lifestyle, time is a precious commodity. It’s valuable and something that needs to be treasured. So, if I told you there is one time, and one place you can go to get everything you need when it comes to getting the right funding for your business, you’d listen, rig...

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‘How Much?’ How to Value Your Business Properly for Investors

October 29, 2015 By admin

You’re convinced that your company has what it takes to be a roaring success. In fact, given how much effort you’re prepared to devote to getting it going, you suspect it will be turning over millions in a few years’ time, right? It’s great to have high aspirations. Indeed, it’s vital to ...

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10 Great Giveaway Ideas That You Can Use to Market Your Brand at The Business Funding Show

October 22, 2015 By admin

If one thing is true in life, it’s that everyone loves a freebie. Exhibitors at trade shows generally make the most of this fact, by offering a range of promotional items to tempt passers-by. However, not all giveaway ideas are created equal, and it’s important to think carefully about your pro...

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Peer-To-Peer Finance: What Is It and Will It Suit Your Business?

October 15, 2015 By admin

Have you thought about financing your company? At some point, whether you’re a start-up or a growing business, it’s likely that you’ve given the matter some thought. If so, you’ve probably considered the more traditional forms of raising funds, such as bank loans, credit cards, and asking r...

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How To Craft The Perfect Pitch To Get Investment

October 8, 2015 By admin

If you’re trying to get investment, it’s important to be pitch-perfect. Although your business plan forms the sturdy backbone of your company, your investment pitch has an equally vital role. It’s your game-face, your chance to shine, and it should be dressed to impress. However, that...

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Investors: What Would Make Them Invest in Your Business?

October 1, 2015 By admin

Whether you’re a start-up or looking to grow your existing business, it’s likely you’ll need some sort of financial injection to get things moving. However, in spite of the growing numbers of willing investors in the UK, most business owners still look elsewhere when it comes to raising fu...

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Exhibiting: The Three Fundamental Questions Your Stand Must Answer

September 24, 2015 By admin

Approximately 31,000 exhibitions happen worldwide, every year. At these exhibitions, around 260 million people attend, and 88 per cent of them are personally involved in the buying decision. That’s a lot of people potentially interested in your company and what you have to say. Exhibiting at a...

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Heavenly Help? How Angel Investment Can Take Your Business Sky-High

September 17, 2015 By admin

Each year, close to 450,000 businesses start up in the UK. In fact, 99 per cent of British companies are SMEs and 96 per cent have 9 employees or less. There’s a wealth of exciting new ventures being launched every day – but sadly, 40% shut up shop within 3 years. So why does this happen? ...

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Karen Melonie Gould: The Happy Mind Set Entrepreneur

July 28, 2015 By admin

Exclusive Interview with Karen Melonie Gould If you’re looking for the Fast Track to Success for your business it can’t hurt to speak to the author of a book with the same title. Karen Melonie Gould is an entrepreneur, business coach, and published author (see also Happy Entrepreneur M...

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Ketan Makwana aka The “Accidental” Entrepreneur

July 14, 2015 By admin

Exploring Small Business Development with Ketan Makwana So perhaps you’re a backpacker in your mid-20’s, on a soul-searching journey, preparing yourself to launch the business of your dreams. Is your vision so strong and your ambition so fierce that you’re ready for the challenge of finding i...

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