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The Potential Pros and Cons of a Start-up Business

The Potential Pros and Cons of a Start-up Business

Starting a new business and turning it into a full-time and substantial income is a dream for quite a lot of people, and it is a dream which is more than achievable. There are, however, certain things you need to consider when starting a business, some pros and cons as it were. So, what are the pros and cons of starting a business and is it worthwhile making the leap into being your own boss?

Unpaid invoices in a filing cabinet

8 Reasons Every Small Business Should Consider Invoice Factoring

Cash flow is fundamental to a business. If you run a small business, you will know that the amount of money you have coming in can vary a great deal, making those months of fewer sales very difficult for you. One solution to this is to take advantage of an invoice factoring company.

TTIP

The Pros and Cons of TTIP for your SME

There is a lot of speculation around the impact that a proposed Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) between the EU and the USA will actually have, so let’s look at the facts about what exactly the purported business benefits and negatives of such a trade deal might be.

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How to Get the Business Equipment You Desperately Need

One of the most difficult things about starting a new business is financing it, especially if the kind of business you are planning to start is going to require a lot of expensive equipment to get it up and running. Unless you are fortunate enough to have a wealthy family member or investor friend to help you out in this regard, you are probably going to have to look at what other options might be available to you. Here are two popular options for you to consider when it comes to getting hold of equipment for your business.

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5 SEO Tips for Small Businesses

Making your way in the online world as a small business can be hard, you may even find it intimidating. As you look at the online success of your competitors you may wonder ‘how are they doing it?’ or ‘how can I achieve that?’. If I’m being honest, I’d have to tell you that while it may not be easy to grow an online presence, it is certainly possible, no matter how large – or small – your business may be. So how can you get your small business on the online map? Here are five simple SEO tips for small businesses which will help you to achieve your goals.