What Can You Expect?

A single location with all the information you need to help you on your journey. No more trawling Google for endless hours searching for answers.

What is covered?

Simply, everything that will help you build a new business, or decide if this path is really for you. Work through the modules and topics below with information presented through slides, videos, infographics, tables and downloadable resources.

All The Information In One Place

Learn everything from branding and marketing your new business, to managing the day-to-day operations in the 60+ business topics spanning 9 key business modules.

1. Being Business Ready

Being Business Ready guides you through everything you'll need to consider to ensure you are prepped and ready for the road ahead.

Topics:
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    Finding Your Why
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    The Pros and Cons of Owning Your Own Business
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    Your Product or Service
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    Who Are You Going Into Business With?
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    Where Will You Work?
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    Skills and Limitations
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    Goals, Objectives & Milestones
2. Laying The Foundations

Laying the foundations walks you through the day-to-day essentials of setting up your business and includes a comprehensive list of considerations to help you get up and running.

Topics:
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    What Kind Of Business And Why
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    Incorporating Your Business Legally
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    Bank Accounts
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    Finance
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    Business Insurance
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    Registering for VAT
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    Business Premises
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    Technology and Infrastructure
3. Product Development and Supply Chain

In today’s digital age, access to information and technology, from AI and cloud capabilities to 3D printing, has opened up new and scalable product design opportunities. This module will take you through the process of developing a physical or non-physical product.

Topics:
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    Product Development
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    Pricing and Margins
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    Buying or Manufacturing
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    Packaging
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    Supply Chains
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    Sales Channels
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    Insurance and Indemnity
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    Licenses and Certification
4. Franchising

If you’re considering taking your first steps towards running your own business with a franchise, the Franchising module leads you through the decision-making process and fine print to help you achieve this.

Topics:
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    Types of Franchises
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    Franchise Research
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    Buying A Franchise
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    Network Marketing
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    Which Franchise For First Time Business Owners
5. Money, Financing and Accounting

Money, Financing and Accounting provides an overview of everything finance-related that you will need to know when starting your business.

Topics:
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    Forecasting and Cash Flow
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    Management Accounts
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    Loans, Overdrafts and Other Funding
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    Creditors, Debtors and Invoicing
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    His Majesty’s Revenue and Customs
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    Finding An Accountant
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    Value Added Tax
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    Equipment and Vehicles
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    Financial Planning and Wealth Strategies
6. Importing and Exporting

Importing and Exporting is an up-to-date module taking you through everything you need to know if considering overseas sales as part of your business plan.

Coming Soon!
7. Employing People

Employing People guides you through the process and best practices to use when taking on additional members, from staffing to freelancers and interviewing to onboarding.

Topics:
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    Recruitment
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    The Employee Experience
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    Retention
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    Payroll and Pensions
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    Employment Law and Contracts
8. Branding and Marketing

Branding and Marketing is a comprehensive module helping your business to generate awareness and drive sales.

Topics:
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    Your Brand
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    Your Marketing Plan
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    Websites
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    Video
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    Shows, Exhibitions and Conferences
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    Social Media
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    Digital Marketing & SEO
  • arrow-icon
    Advertising and PR
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    PPC & E-commerce
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    Partnerships and Affiliate Scheme
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    Networking and Affiliate Groups
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    Finding The Right Group
9. Day-To-Day Operations

Day-To-Day Operations will guide you through the most common everyday activities to keep you focused, on track, and progressing through life as a small business owner.

Topics:
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    Managing Suppliers
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    Health and Safety
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    Customer Service
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    Sales and Marketing Metrics
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    Work-Life Balance and Delegation
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    Helpful Software
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    Vetting Customers
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    Stress Management

All The Information In One Place

Learn everything from branding and marketing your new business, to managing the day-to-day operations in the 60+ business topics spanning 9 key business modules.

1. Being Business Ready

Being Business Ready guides you through everything you'll need to consider to ensure you are prepped and ready for the road ahead.

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Topics:
  • arrow-icon
    Finding Your Why
  • arrow-icon
    The Pros and Cons of Owning Your Own Business
  • arrow-icon
    Your Product or Service
  • arrow-icon
    Who Are You Going Into Business With?
  • arrow-icon
    Where Will You Work?
  • arrow-icon
    Skills and Limitations
  • arrow-icon
    Goals, Objectives & Milestones
2. Laying The Foundations

Laying the foundations walks you through the day-to-day essentials of setting up your business and includes a comprehensive list of considerations to help you get up and running.

animated image
Topics:
  • arrow-icon
    What Kind Of Business And Why
  • arrow-icon
    Incorporating Your Business Legally
  • arrow-icon
    Bank Accounts
  • arrow-icon
    Finance
  • arrow-icon
    Business Insurance
  • arrow-icon
    Registering for VAT
  • arrow-icon
    Business Premises
  • arrow-icon
    Technology and Infrastructure
3. Product Development and Supply Chain

In today’s digital age, access to information and technology, from AI and cloud capabilities to 3D printing, has opened up new and scalable product design opportunities. This module will take you through the process of developing a physical or non-physical product.

animated image
Topics:
  • arrow-icon
    Product Development
  • arrow-icon
    Pricing and Margins
  • arrow-icon
    Buying or Manufacturing
  • arrow-icon
    Packaging
  • arrow-icon
    Supply Chains
  • arrow-icon
    Sales Channels
  • arrow-icon
    Insurance and Indemnity
  • arrow-icon
    Licenses and Certification
4. Franchising

If you’re considering taking your first steps towards running your own business with a franchise, the Franchising module leads you through the decision-making process and fine print to help you achieve this.

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Topics:
  • arrow-icon
    Types of Franchises
  • arrow-icon
    Franchise Research
  • arrow-icon
    Buying A Franchise
  • arrow-icon
    Network Marketing
  • arrow-icon
    Which Franchise For First Time Business Owners
5. Money, Financing and Accounting

Money, Financing and Accounting provides an overview of everything finance-related that you will need to know when starting your business.

animated image
Topics:
  • arrow-icon
    Forecasting and Cash Flow
  • arrow-icon
    Management Accounts
  • arrow-icon
    Loans, Overdrafts and Other Funding
  • arrow-icon
    Creditors, Debtors and Invoicing
  • arrow-icon
    His Majesty’s Revenue and Customs
  • arrow-icon
    Finding An Accountant
  • arrow-icon
    Value Added Tax
  • arrow-icon
    Equipment and Vehicles
  • arrow-icon
    Financial Planning and Wealth Strategies
6. Importing and Exporting

Importing and Exporting is an up-to-date module taking you through everything you need to know if considering overseas sales as part of your business plan.

animated image
Coming Soon!
7. Employing People

Employing People guides you through the process and best practices to use when taking on additional members, from staffing to freelancers and interviewing to onboarding.

animated image
Topics:
  • arrow-icon
    Recruitment
  • arrow-icon
    The Employee Experience
  • arrow-icon
    Retention
  • arrow-icon
    Payroll and Pensions
  • arrow-icon
    Employment Law and Contracts
8. Branding and Marketing

Branding and Marketing is a comprehensive module helping your business to generate awareness and drive sales.

animated image
Topics:
  • arrow-icon
    Your Brand
  • arrow-icon
    Your Marketing Plan
  • arrow-icon
    Websites
  • arrow-icon
    Video
  • arrow-icon
    Shows, Exhibitions and Conferences
  • arrow-icon
    Social Media
  • arrow-icon
    Digital Marketing & SEO
  • arrow-icon
    Advertising and PR
  • arrow-icon
    PPC & E-commerce
  • arrow-icon
    Partnerships and Affiliate Scheme
  • arrow-icon
    Networking and Affiliate Groups
  • arrow-icon
    Finding The Right Group
9. Day-To-Day Operations

Day-To-Day Operations will guide you through the most common everyday activities to keep you focused, on track, and progressing through life as a small business owner.

animated image
Topics:
  • arrow-icon
    Managing Suppliers
  • arrow-icon
    Health and Safety
  • arrow-icon
    Customer Service
  • arrow-icon
    Sales and Marketing Metrics
  • arrow-icon
    Work-Life Balance and Delegation
  • arrow-icon
    Helpful Software
  • arrow-icon
    Vetting Customers
  • arrow-icon
    Stress Management
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Platform Features

Business Modules

Work through comprehensive Business Modules at your own pace. Your dashboard will show you the topics included in each module, when the information was last updated, approximately how long the module will take to complete, as well as any relevant files or resources to download.

Business Topics

Each module includes a number of topics detailing important information relevant to that module. On each module’s page, the topics are listed chronologically for you to work through. You’ll also see the number of slides in each topic. ‘Begin’, ‘continue’ and ‘review’ will show you your progress, allowing you to jump right back in where you left off or go back and remind yourself of previously seen slides.

Topic Content – Navigation

The topic content is presented on slides. Easily move between modules, topics and slides using simple navigation bars down the left-hand side and at the top of the screen.

Topic Content – Main Information

The topic content is presented on slides split into 2 sections. The left slide details the main content relevant to that topic. Read key information presented in paragraphs, bullet points, tables and infographics, and watch content-specific videos from experts.

Topic Content – Supporting Resources

The topic content is presented on slides split into 2 sections. The right slides include supporting resources for that particular topic. Resources available include a host of videos from business owners and entrepreneurs, as well as useful templates, blogs, guides and articles to give you even more information and help you put ideas into action.

Certificates

After completing each module, you’ll receive recognition through a personalised certificate of completion. Download and save to your computer or print and file them. You can even share them to social media to let everyone know how you’re progressing.

Bookmarking

Bookmark content that’s important to you and your business. The information will be stored on your personal Bookmarks page, with filters available to make it easy to find what you need.

Resource Library

The Resource Library includes videos, blogs, templates and more, to help you on your business journey. Looking for something specific? Search via Categories or the smart search bar.

Business Modules

Work through comprehensive Business Modules at your own pace. Your dashboard will show you the topics included in each module, when the information was last updated, approximately how long the module will take to complete, as well as any relevant files or resources to download.

Business Topics

Each module includes a number of topics detailing important information relevant to that module. On each module’s page, the topics are listed chronologically for you to work through. You’ll also see the number of slides in each topic. ‘Begin’, ‘continue’ and ‘review’ will show you your progress, allowing you to jump right back in where you left off or go back and remind yourself of previously seen slides.

Topic Content – Navigation

The topic content is presented on slides. Easily move between modules, topics and slides using simple navigation bars down the left-hand side and at the top of the screen.

Topic Content – Main Information

The topic content is presented on slides split into 2 sections. The left slide details the main content relevant to that topic. Read key information presented in paragraphs, bullet points, tables and infographics, and watch content-specific videos from experts.

Topic Content – Supporting Resources

The topic content is presented on slides split into 2 sections. The right slides include supporting resources for that particular topic. Resources available include a host of videos from business owners and entrepreneurs, as well as useful templates, blogs, guides and articles to give you even more information and help you put ideas into action.

Certificates

After completing each module, you’ll receive recognition through a personalised certificate of completion. Download and save to your computer or print and file them. You can even share them to social media to let everyone know how you’re progressing.

Bookmarking

Bookmark content that’s important to you and your business. The information will be stored on your personal Bookmarks page, with filters available to make it easy to find what you need.

Resource Library

The Resource Library includes videos, blogs, templates and more, to help you on your business journey. Looking for something specific? Search via Categories or the smart search bar.

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Helen O

Franchisee, London

If I hadn’t completed the Money, Financing & Accounting module before I started, I would have been in deep trouble with my cashflow after just a few months.

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Jim D

Designer, Newbury

Subscribe to My New Venture, it was the single most useful tool after making the decision to set up on our own. Nowhere else has that breadth of information all under the one roof.

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Builder, Leicester

There was a lot to think about when I started out on my own, and a lot I didn’t know, so getting all the information on equipment leasing and tax responsibilities specifically, really helped me out.

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