Do you want to work for yourself? You can find some great home business ideas in this section. Starting a business from home, can be an excellent way to create the work-life balance you need. In this section you will find information and advice about how to start a home business and ideas for running a home based franchise business, as well as tips on freelancing and managing the responsibilities which come with being self employed.
Have you ever thought about franchising as a way to set up your own home business? Franchises are a little like a ‘business in a box’, where you buy a tried and tested concept and brand, and are fully supported in setting up your business. Search here for a range of flexible franchise ideas, everything from children’s parties, to business services.
The Government has extended a business loan scheme to help small businesses struggling due to the coronavirus, but critics say it falls short of the... read more
Social distancing is well under way and the schools are closed, which means that many of us are working from home with our children in the house. It's... read more
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The Government has launched a taskforce to encourage greater investment in fast growth businesses led by women. read more
Coach Claire Buckley on what has helped her get the flexibility she needs after going self employed. read more
Jordan Brompton from Myenergi.com speaks to workingmums.co.uk about her role as co-director of a renewable energy company - a role that saw her win a... read more
A new report shows that women-led companies, though increasing, get significantly less investment than male-led ones, particularly from venture... read more