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Time is money - how to spend it wisely

Time is money - how to spend it wisely

Joe Shervell gives some tips on time management for people running their own businesses.…

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High days and holidays as a freelancer

High days and holidays as a freelancer

As the summer approaches, contractors expert Dave Chaplin gives some advice on holidays for contractors and freelancers.…

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Lord Young calls for lifting of age cap on start-up loans

Lord Young calls for lifting of age cap on start-up loans

Helping thousands more new businesses get off the ground by lifting the age cap on the Government’s Start-Up loan scheme and opening up further the £230 billion worth of public sector contracts to the smallest businesses will help boost growth and transform the economy, according to the Prime Minister’s enterprise adviser, Lord Young.…

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Can you have success without sacrifice?

Can you have success without sacrifice?

Martin Bjergegaard believes it is possible to start up a business and get a good work life balance and he's just co-authored a book about how to do it.…

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Women helping women

Women helping women

Deepali Nangia has set up a group which aims to get women business owners to help each other.…

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Single-minded businesswoman

Single-minded businesswoman

Salima Manji spotted a gap in the market for an upmarket dining club for single professionals. She talks to Workingmums.co.uk about how she set up the business.…

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Happy birthday to me

After a year starting up my own business I feel more empowered and, although I am working more hours, I can fit them around my children.…

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Time of one's own

Time of one's own

Serenity Loves is a hair and beauty salon with a difference. Set up by a working mum, it also includes an onsite creche so mums can have their hair done without worrying about bored kids on the loose.…

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