All businesses need sufficient funding to cover their start-up costs. But if you’re starting a tech or creative business, you may find there are better opportunities to raise the money. We look at the small business grants and funding available for the tech and creative industries, and what you can do to make your funding bid a […]
With a reduction in lending from the traditional big lenders such a banks, more and more small and medium businesses are turning to alternative finance. We’ve partnered with leading alternative finance provider MarketInvoice to create a pop quiz to see what you know about getting finance for your business – without the bank!
All kinds of businesses could benefit from looking beyond their bank for finance. Here are some ways businesses at different life-cycle stages can benefit from alternative finance.
Financing is a competitive business . Let’s look at the funding options available to fund the new venture and start your entrepreneurial journey.
Research has shown that more than half of small businesses have growth plans but traditional finance isn’t helping. Find out how alternative finance can help.
No need to show your bus pass or get the spare change out of your pocket, the StartUp Britain bus tour is upon us and we want you to get involved!
Choose the right accounting software for your charity – manage gift aid, understand your sources of funding and get the most out of your investment!
On Sunday 8th March it’s International Women’s Day and we’ve been asking people to inspire others with their stories of how they made it happen in business #makeithappen
Today is MicroBizMattersDay: a day where 0-9 employee businesses can come together and help each other by giving 9 minutes of time to offer advice and experience. As a micro business (currently a core team of 4), I wanted to share 9 mistakes I made last year and highlight how learning from them has made us a stronger business. I hope that you can learn from them too.
We know December is an expensive month and no one has any money left in January so we have asked the question ‘Can you start a business with no money?’