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18 July 25
4 minute read

How to be a master of persuasion

Founding and building a business – or setting out as a freelancer - means starting from nothing. No brand. No customers. No infrastructure. No boss to back you up. But one skill is going to serve you above all others – learning how to get what you want.

18 June 11
4 minute read

Facts vs Faith: How to value an early stage business

Coming up with a business valuation is a right-of-passage for every founder, usually when you’re out ‘cap in hand’ to investors. The truth is that when your forecasts are more guesswork than accounting prowess, fitting yourself into a headache-inducing equation can be a waste of time. So, what’s the best approach?

18 April 30
3 minute read

Less than a month until GDPR–what should you be doing?

It feels like we've been talking about it forever, but all of a sudden, GDPR is just around the corner.

18 March 26
1 minute read

How to minimise the impact of a cyber attack

Cyber-attacks are increasingly common, but many businesses are still in denial about the threat of being hit. Here are the key steps you should take to minimise the damage if your business is hit by a cyber-attack.

18 January 12
4 minute read

10 ways to kick-start your business in 2018

We all have a natural instinct to see January as a clean slate. Here's some ideas on how to give your business a kick-start into 2018.

17 December 14
4 minute read

Why privacy by design is key to complying with the GDPR

One of the core changes that the GDPR will introduce is the concept of 'privacy by design'. Read how it can help you build a more secure & sustainable business.

17 November 15
4 minute read

7 financial resolutions for entrepreneurs

It's time to get prepared for a profitable 2018! Here's some of the most important financial resolutions you should be making this New Year: