How this entrepreneur created the ASOS of women’s sportswear


Entrepreneur Kamil Bajolek saw a gap in the online women’s sportswear market and decided to create his own company. What is the business, when was it started and what were you doing beforehand? Flybery is a shopping portal specialising in women’s sportswear. We currently partner with more than 60 different stores such as ASOS, Nike, The post How this entrepreneur created the ASOS of women’s […]

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How to use a chalkboard to boost your business brand


Our high streets are changing thanks to the chalkboard. The way consumers choose to shop has evolved from the days of browsing large retail chains on a Saturday afternoon to multi-channel shopping experiences that touch almost every part of our lives. But while technology and changing delivering channels have certainly had an impact on the The post How to use a chalkboard to boost your […]

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A guide to marketing your small business on YouTube


As small businesses and their customers become more tech-savvy, marketing is increasingly being undertaken through online channels; video being an especially important one. Market your business on YouTube correctly and you could reap the benefits. Some 1.3 billion people use YouTube globally, and as such promoting your company through the platform represents a substantial opportunity in The post A guide to marketing your small business on […]

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Exporting: why no business is too small to send goods overseas


Historically, exporting was perceived as the reserve for big businesses. Those producing goods en-masse were more desirable for innovation (Dyson) or prestige (Land Rover). And it’s not hard to see why, when you consider the amount of goods being shipped, not to mention the cost and logistics involved. Sending goods overseas gives the impression of The post Exporting: why no business is too small to […]

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Protecting your profits from currency volatility


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Why business success depends on surrounding yourself with self-starters


Being a new entrepreneur can feel both bewildering and exhilarating. In the early days of any business journey, as an entrepreneur you will need to be all things to all people. Because of this, you will need to be extremely tenacious and ride the rows of obstacles that will be thrown your way. In the The post Why business success depends on surrounding yourself with […]

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Why start-up businesses should have a mentor


Start-ups and entrepreneurs can benefit from working with a mentor to gain valuable insight and perspective from that person’s experience. Mentors can provide advice and training, as well as being a good sounding board for your strategy and ideas. Incubators, accelerators and start-up programs like Escape The City: Idea Accelerator and Virgin StartUps can be The post Why start-up businesses should have a mentor appeared […]

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A guide to trade marks and the benefits of registration


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How to avoid basic bookkeeping errors as a small business


What is the tell-tale sign of a successful small business owner? Easy! When you ask them about their ‘numbers’ they are on top of them; no bookkeeping errors. They know the key ones and are watching them assiduously. But what are the key numbers? Sales targets are certainly vital. Any business that is going to The post How to avoid basic bookkeeping errors as a […]

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How to use technology and space to spark employee creativity


Fostering creativity in the workplace can be challenging, but it’s doable. Business leaders are starting to realise the importance of offering employees the skills and tools they need to thrive in this new world of work– otherwise, they run the risk of high staff turnover and an unproductive, unhappy workplace. There are many ways for The post How to use technology and space to spark […]

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