Looking for that stability that all startups need? 'How to survive your first year in business' co-authored by Xero and Virgin Startup, is a free eBook that helps you grow your own business.
This guide was produced in partnership with Virgin Startup, the not-for-profit Virgin company for entrepreneurs that provides government-backed Start Up Loans and one-to-one business advice to entrepreneurs launching or growing a business in England or Scotland.
This guide is all about giving you that stable platform from which your business can succeed. Chapter by chapter, you will learn how to:
- Create a business plan
- Produce a budget
- Register for VAT (and what plan to choose)
- Start working with an accountant or bookkeeper, and when
- How to pay your employees quickly and easily
- Keep on top of cashflow
- Become a successful business owner
- How to apply for additional funding and mentorship