Help with every step of your new business journey
Follow these simple steps to get your business into tip top shape
Research your idea
Learn how to test your idea with target customers and check out the competition.
Write a business plan
Learn how to write a business plan. It doesn’t have to be a book, by the way!
Do budgets and forecasts
Estimate the costs of starting and running your business, and figure out where that money will come from.
Set your prices
Work out what you need to charge to cover costs. And choose a pricing strategy that will work for your business.
Choose a business structure
Will it be easier to start out as a sole trader? Or do you need the legal protection that comes with being a company.
Sort your startup accounting
Get a few key accounting things right when you start out, and you’ll be sweet when it comes to tax time.
Register your business
Make sure you tick all the right boxes with the government. Find out where and how to register your business.
Create a website
Set up a website so customers can find you online. It’s simple to do and a great way to get found.