This 2020 Edition is packed with the information that you need to start or grow a business in Renfrewshire

  • Overview - easy to follow step by step guide
  • Advice - where to find help and support
  • Business planning - are you ready?
  • Market research - is there a gap in the market?
  • Business set-up - choosing the right structure
  • Premises - work from home or premises?
  • Finance & funding - your funding options
  • Accountancy & tax - tax and VAT explained
  • Business networking - tips and local groups
  • Getting online - online marketing, social media
  • Employing staff - how to find and recruit
  • Law & insurance - the key considerations
  • Common mistakes - and how to avoid them
  • Start-up directory - useful contacts

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You can download the whole of this page book now free of charge. We are sure that you will find it both interesting and useful. The 2020 edition is packed with useful hints and tips, relevant, easy to read guides to all of the relevant subjects, real-life examples, and lots of contacts to enable you to get off to the best possible start.

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Kindle Edition

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Free Listing

If you can help local start-ups, we would be delighted to offer you a free listing in relevant section(s) of the site.

This can include, your name, logo or photo, contact details (including a link back to your own website), and up to 50 words of text. There are no catches or obligations and there is nothing to pay, ever.

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