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using social media to promote your business

Using social media to promote your business

Using social media to promote your business can set you on the path to success. We’re all aware of social media on a personal level, but if you run your own business do you use this medium to its full advantage? Whether you’re just starting out or are an established business, which platforms should you

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Starting your own business

Starting your own business might be a dream you want to turn into reality. Some of us are lucky enough to enjoy the full support of our employers when it comes to child care, and some of us have a wide ranging support network who can help us out – making a regular paid position

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Working from home ideas

Wondering what working from home ideas are out there? Whether you’re a stay at home parent, unable to get out to work or just want to earn some extra cash, there are several ways you can contribute to the household income by working from home. It does take motivation, drive and determination and if you

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What is a mumpreneur?

The Only Way Is Essex might have catapulted phrases like ‘well jel’ and ‘totes amaze’ into our lives but what is a ‘mumpreneur’ and where did it come from? It has certainly found its way into the English dictionary and as more and more mums are discovering their entrepreneurial streak, it’s a term we are

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Should my company be limited?

Should my company be limited?

Should my company be limited? A question many of you will ask when venturing out to the world of self employment. Setting up a business on your own can be a daunting process that requires courage, time and the patience to wade through some of the paperwork required to turn your dream into a reality.

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Should I rent an office or work from home?

‘Should I rent an office or work from home?’ – If you’re a small business this is probably a debate you had with yourself when starting out. Maybe you’ve grown your business and are now thinking about whether to invest in office space or continue working at home. What are the advantages and disadvantages of

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