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One Person Business: How To Start A Small Business

One Person Business: How To Start A Small Business (Paperback)

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Opportunities always exist for those with skills and relevant experience to create and build a business of their own. And if it's a service industry that you are offering it is possible to start from your home with very little or no capital outlay. Many one person start-ups are capable of providing significantly higher income than is provided through employment - and they have the potential to grow. This book sets out the essential aspects of running a small business, and explains the commercial frameworks that apply for trades, professions, personal and management services, agencies, trading activities and creative concepts. It includes: * Defining your market and studying the competition * Specifying your product or service * Pricing and marketing your product or service * Calculating risk and breakeven * Budgeting and keeping records * Using other services and professionals * Understanding the basics of commercial law * Structuring your business for tax efficiency * Employing staff * Acquiring or renting property* Dealing with expansion

BusinessBusiness & managementBusiness innovationBusinessBusiness & managementEntrepreneurship & business livesBusinessBusiness & managementOwnership & organization of enterprisesSmall businesses & self-employed Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group Publication Date: 20/06/2013 ISBN-13: 9781845285036  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Clive Morton has held accounting, commercial and marketing roles and been a director and managing director of a number of companies during his career, including a subsidiary of Unilever. He subsequently started a solo consultancy and developed a franchise concept specifically to provide strategic services to smaller businesses, meeting several hundred business owners/managers and working with many of them. He now practises as an accountant with small business clients, many of whom have built solid operations from one person start-ups. He lives in Oxfordshire.

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