Research and plan your business

Preparation: the secret to a successful and thriving business.

As with any major project, the key to success often lies in the foundation of its setup and preparation. Wondering where to start? Don’t worry, we’re here to help you organise your thoughts and planning. The Business Launchpad guides will allow you to build a solid foundation to carry out your new business plans successfully.

Next steps.

Launching your business

A business plan is a great beginning, but you need to turn it into a reality. There’s a lot of important work to do before you open your doors. There’s even more to do before you have a fully functioning business.

Managing your business

Once your business is actually open, learn how to manage its everyday activities. Finance, operations, marketing – they’re all down to you. Access the help and advice you need to get to grips with these.