Business Zone Directory

Business Zone

Start Ups

An entrepreneurial primer

An entrepreneurial primer

JT Ripton gives some advice on how to narrow your goals to a fine point.…

Discussion: 0 comments

Read Story

Related tags: Start-ups

Enter the age of the female self-starter

Enter the age of the female self-starter

Women over 50s make up a growing number of female entrepreneurs.…

Discussion: 0 comments

Read Story

Real life inspiration stories

Real life inspiration stories

Tina Boden of Enterprise Rockers says there are too many unrealistic media stories about starting a business. She wants more real-life role models.…

Discussion: 0 comments

Read Story

Related tags: Start a business

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.…

Discussion: 0 comments

Read Story

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.…

Discussion: 0 comments

Read Story

Starting a business? Your questions answered

Starting a business? Your questions answered

Business in You, a Government website supporting people running their own businesses, has responded to questions from Workingmums.co.uk readers.

Discussion: 0 comments

Read Story

Start earning from your expertise

Start earning from your expertise

Linda Cheung talks to Workingmums.co.uk about Honesty Boxx, a web tool which enables self employed professionals to earn as soon as they start up.

Discussion: 0 comments

Read Story

How to grow your business through social media

How to grow your business through social media

Using popular social media websites like Facebook and Twitter can grow your home-based business for little to nothing in cost - except your time. Your social media efforts can be effective in finding more paying customers and increasing your sales if you go about it in the right way. These tips from small businesses consultant Kish Winner will help you get started.

Discussion: 1 comments

Read Story