Whether you want to start the next Google or do household chores in your neighbourhood, you start at the same place. You need a plan.
A business strategy is what will take you from someone with an idea, to a small business success story. Take a look at our guide to writing a business strategy of your very own.
Thinking of starting a business - but not sure where to begin? Take a read of our why should you start a business guide, as we weigh up some of the most common reasons for people wanting to start their own business, along with pros and cons of doing so.
Business planning and writing a business plan are two of those compulsory processes of starting a business that seems to be over-debated, over-analysed and over-complicated - but they're actually quite simple. Keep reading our guide for handy tips on how to write a successful, engaging business plan.
This advice guide outlines the most popular types of home-based franchise, looking at the investment and skills needed to start each, and the pros and cons of different types and who they suit best. Discover the five most popular home-based franchises here at Transmit Start-Ups.
If you are setting up your business as a Community Interest Company (CIC), you must still register as a limited company, provide additional documentation and be approved by a Community Impact Regulator. Here's a guide to the full process.
If you’re thinking about striking out on your own in business and becoming independent, you should look into becoming a freelance photographer. Transmit Start Ups brings you a complete guide on starting up in the world of photography.
Business rates - also known as national non-domestic rates - are a tax on properties used for business. They help pay for your borough's services. We'll help you work out what you're charged, and why, and how to make sure it's right for your business.