Steps to start-up

Striking out on your own can be a rewarding and exciting, but also risky, with a third of UK start-ups in the UK failing within the first year.   However, two thirds succeed and thrive, with research showing that those that seek start-up support have an even better chance of success.  So what can you do to increase your odds?

Before you start anything, take time to think through and plan your venture.

What’s your business idea?

Do your market research

Write a business plan

Funding your business

Take the leap