JobLab’s co-founder Aidan Cramer on finding a mentor

When you start a business, there’s no manual. The best advice can come from people who have been there, done that. Aidan Cramer, co-founder of graduate recruitment platform JobLab, shares his experience of finding a mentor.

Dealing with payment terms and missed invoice due dates

Chasing up late invoices can be awkward, but it’s essential to keep your business running smoothly. So, what can you do to reduce the pressure you’re under and get paid? Here’s a few things you can consider to get a good outcome.

Four benefits of using mobile invoicing software for your business

How does your business create and send out invoices? You could save yourself some time and possibly money by switching to managing your invoices on your mobile phone. Here’s how.

Setting up a company pension scheme? Here are six essential reads

We’ve rounded up a few resources from the web on getting your own and your employee’s pensions sorted.

Starting a business from home? Here’s some pros and cons

You’re ready to start your new business, but is your home the right place to launch it from? We look at some pros and cons of starting a business from home.

Thinking of switching from Sole Trader to Limited Company?

As you start making more money, you might want to consider setting up as a limited company. There are a few factors you need to consider before making the switch. Here’s a brief rundown on what you need to know.

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Employing my first member of staff

Abigail Baldwin, co-founder of Leed-based design agency Buttercrumble, shares how she went about employing her first member of staff.

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Making marketing part of your business plan

Every business plan needs to ensure people will get to hear about the great things you’re doing. Here are a few reads from around the web to help you make marketing a part of your business plan.

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Sole trader or limited company? Key considerations

One of the first decisions faced by someone wanting to set up their own business is whether to be a sole trader or a limited company. We've laid out some pros and cons to help you decide what's best for you.