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Create a prototype

A prototype is a representation of a product idea, whether it is a simple model you put together yourself, a 3D print out or a highly refined version produced by a prototyping firm. Several prototypes are likely to be built, assessed and tested before a product comes to market.

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Business plan tool

Whether you want to raise funding or to understand the best opportunities for your business, a business plan is essential.

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Forming a business

Whether you are forming your first business or adding to an existing one, it pays to set it up correctly. Choosing the wrong business structure exposes you to unnecessary costs and risks.

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Market and sell overseas

Expanding into overseas markets can offer exciting growth prospects. But marketing and selling overseas is a demanding undertaking.

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Increasing profitability

Building long-term profitability allows you to grow your business and the personal rewards you get from it. Creating and increasing profitability depends on doing many little things better than the competition.

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First steps to exporting

Exporting can boost your turnover and reduce your dependence on UK-based customers. But moving into export is a big step - it’s important you consider whether your business is ready for the challenge.

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Floating your company

Floating your company can be one of the most exciting experiences in your business life. But it can also be stressful, time consuming and expensive.

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Subsidised and guaranteed loans

If you have a promising business but cannot provide the security needed for a conventional bank loan, the Government’s Enterprise Finance Guarantee scheme may be what you need.

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