Planning your start-up business

Planning your start-up business is a crucial step and if done diligently will save you time, money and ensure your new business venture has the greatest chance of success. There is a lot to consider, below are just some of the key things - but it will give you a good start on developing your thinking for your new venture.

Creating Your Business Plan

Putting together a business plan helps you to clarify what you wish to achieve, how you are going to do......
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Market and Sector Research

Market research helps you spot opportunities, reduce risks and make better decisions....
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Start-up Checklist

Start-up planning will improve your chances of success and help you anticipate and deal with any difficulties...
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Choosing the Legal Structure for Your business

Choosing the Legal Structure for Your business...
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Start-up Essentials workshop

18th May 2022
1:00pm - 3:00pm

Hallam i-Lab S1 2BG, Sheffield

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Case Studies

SGD 3D  


SGD 3D are a Nottingham-based 3D printing company. After working with the D2N2 Capital Growth Fund they are now...

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Innovate UK Smart Grant Competition opened 25th April 2022  

Innovate UK Smart Grant Competition opened 25th April 2022

Innovate UK, through UK Smart grants, will be investing up to £25 million in the best game-changing, and world leading ideas.

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Innovation Loans  

Innovation Loans

The Government has launched a new Innovation loans to support innovative SMEs with research and development projects at all stages...

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