Business startup

5 things you should know before you start your business

Nothing will completely prepare you for starting a business, but there are some things that you can do to set yourself up well.  Some of the areas highlighted below are stumbling blocks in many businesses that I have observed.  While they are relatively minor, they could make a world of difference if considered earlier in the journey of starting a …

What’s in a name?

If you are about to embark on a new business, getting a business name is probably at the top of the to-do list since it’s the first of many other steps – logo, business stationery, website domain name etc. Unless you have a generous marketing budget at your disposal, it would be wise to choose a name that is easy …