Dale Gillham: Crowdfunding – Why Your One Hit Wonder Is A Waste of Time

We are seeing a trend of new businesses, start-ups and millennial-entrepreneurs kick-starting their ventures through crowdfunding. And, while there is nothing wrong with funding their businesses and products this way, it is all too common for them to lack the foundation for building a business and focus too much on launching their product or services. This More...

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By Martina Mercer On Wednesday, June 21st, 2017

How to Finance Time Off from Self Employment

Being an entrepreneur is better than any other job in the world, but no one pays for sick days or time off work. No matter how well you manage your finances, a little more disposable income is always welcome, to More...

By Lee Biggins On Friday, May 19th, 2017

The cost of getting your recruitment strategy wrong

There are several consequences that could arise as a result of getting your recruitment strategy wrong, not least that it could cost you financial losses of up to £15,000 (according to research we conducted earlier More...

By Martina Mercer On Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

How to Manage Your Money as a Sole Trader

Many freelancers instinctively focus upon attracting clients and it is natural to concentrate upon this, particularly when starting out. As a newbie, you are undoubtedly keen to find new clients and gain commitments More...

By editor On Tuesday, April 18th, 2017

UK Insight: Over half of SME business owners and senior managers have never heard of r&d tax relief

Despite renewed focus on R&D by the Government in its Spring Budget, 51% of UK SME owners and managers have still never heard of it Even when they are aware of it, a large percentage believe it’s restricted More...

By editor On Thursday, April 13th, 2017

Make money without working: automate your business

Imagine a business that makes money on autopilot, requiring no oversight, no management, no intervention – no effort on your part. A dream business. Using a combination of software, freelancers and online More...

By editor On Sunday, April 9th, 2017

Starting a business doesn’t have to cost the earth

When deciding to start out in business many people believe they need the following to get started – Physical products or a service to sell (this may mean purchasing stock or equipment to provide the service) A More...

By editor On Sunday, April 9th, 2017

No money? No problem

Thousands of people each year are starting small businesses on a shoestring.  Many of them are still in full time employed work but want a fall-back position in case they’re included in the next round of downsizing, More...

By editor On Friday, January 27th, 2017

Support My Entrepreneur Magazine

Help us maintain and develop My Entrepreneur Magazine. As the net’s fastest growing editorial resource for business owners, we provide an essential information and advice service that’s second to none. More...

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By Martina Mercer On Thursday, January 19th, 2017

The Paperwork Part of Starting a Business

Recently news was broadcast declaring that within twenty years over fifty per cent of the population will choose freelancing as their employment method of choice. There’s no denying that working for yourself is More...