Exporting can open up a new world of opportunities for your business – but is it right for you and what is the right approach to take?
A SWOT analysis looks at your strengths and weaknesses, and the opportunities and threats your business faces.
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.
Financing is a priority for almost every community organisation. The more money you can raise, the more you can achieve - but competition is fierce for the limited amounts of funding that are available.
Personal development plans (PDPs) provide a powerful, flexible way to link employees’ professional and personal development with the development of your business.
Marketing is about much more than simply promoting your business. Marketing helps you understand your business environment, identify the most promising opportunities and exploit them.
Successful companies use board meetings to create and improve key business strategies. A similar approach can benefit smaller businesses and strategy meetings in general.
Your business plan should be the roadmap for how you run your business - and it’s vital if you want to attract finance. Follow our tips to create your plan.
An effective treasurer is a vital part of running a community organisation. But taking on the role is a significant responsibility, with even the smallest organisations facing financial red tape and tax regulations.