start, manage, grow

Whether you’re running a business from home,
opening a brand new shop or doing something else altogether,
we’re here to help. Explore our tools, information and products
to help you start, manage and grow your business.

starting up


We're making it easier to help you start your new business.

creating a plan

Your business plan is one of the most important tools in creating the right blueprint for your business

figure out the money side

You'll need to crunch some numbers, to understand how much money you'll need to get started and what it will take to break even and turn a profit.

your business type

Find out which business type suits your venture.

understanding the red tape

Before you start, you will need to take care of a few legal formalities.

need help?

Our small business specialists are here to help.

managing the day-to-day

Once your business is up and running you want to keep it in great shape.

manage your cash flow

Your cash flow is the driving force behind your small business.

keeping on top of tax

Understand your tax obligations and what deductions you may be able to claim.

protecting your business

It is important to identify and manage your key business risks, to protect you and your business.

getting noticed & promoting your business

There are a number of ways you can promote your business and stand out from your competitors.

need help?

Our small business specialists are here to help.


growing your business

What does your business need to grow? It all depends on what kind of business you run and what direction you want to take.

planning for growth

The key to growing your business is planning ahead and knowing what you'd like to achieve.

funding growth

Once you’ve made plans to grow your business, you might find you need extra cash to put your plans in action.

building a great team

Investing time and effort in your employees can create a supporting workplace and help your business prosper.

need help?

Our small business specialists are here to help.

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