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ENTERPRISE

Being self-employed or running your own business is an exciting prospect but can be daunting. In the resources below we cover the essentials from setting up a new business to pricing your work.

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REGISTERING FOR SELF-EMPLOYMENT

Becoming self employed may sound daunting but it doesn't need to be. This section’s aim is to help you take the first steps to registering your business with HMRC. This is essential if you want to be legal and be taken seriously.

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STARTING YOUR BUSINESS - FINANCES

Becoming self employed may sound daunting but it doesn't need to be. This section’s aim is to help you on your first steps to going out on your own and to give you a few pointers about how to fund and run your new venture.

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PRICING YOUR WORK

This section’s aim is to help you learn how to price yourself when selling your services. This could be consultancy work, freelance, one off project or retainer work.

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PRICING YOUR PRODUCT

This section’s aim is to help you learn how to price yourself when selling your products whether that's arts, crafts, clothing, it could be anything you make.

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MAILING LISTS

Email marketing is a high-impact, low-cost way of delivering your marketing message to current customers and prospects.

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DEVELOPING YOUR FIVE-YEAR PLAN

Plan out the next 5 years and what you need to be doing.

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FREE ONLINE BUSINESS TRAINING

Links to free online training for starting and running your business.