Gloucester Business Circle / Business Blog

Can An Employer Ask About Age?

Can An Employer Ask About Age? If a job candidate is googling this question after a job interview at your company, you may be headed for trouble. The Equality Act exists to prevent businesses from hiring or not hiring based on personal characteristics that are not...

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Mistakes when Starting a New Business

Here are a few common Mistakes when Starting a New Business Starting up a new business can often be hard work with things like creating a business plan, finding business premises, advertising, employees and of course raising finance. Have a Clear Business Model To...

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Go fund yourself

So you have your business idea. Your products and services are desperately straining at the leash waiting to get out there and make you some money. You have done your research and you know that there is a gap in the market wide enough for your business to succeed. But...

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Need a NED? (non-executive director)

Is a NED the best kept secret of a successful business? Many people will have heard of the term non-executive director (NED) but few fully understand what they are, much less what they can potentially do for a small or growing business. It's assumed by many small...

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Business Start Up

Business Start Up Being your own boss can be satisfying and rewarding, however before you jump in with both feet you need to follow a few simple points The Idea You need to think of an idea for your business, something different and unique and you need to think about...

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Choosing a Business Name

When doing the research for your new business name you will need to think carefully for both legal and marketing purposes. A great name could prove to be your most powerful branding tool, so naming your business requires a lot of consideration. What's in a name? The...

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Small Business Marketing Ideas

Here are a few Small Business Marketing Ideas. As a small business owner you may not have the resources of a large brand. However you can still make a strong impact with targeted and creative ideas that will both help you to get your business in front of new potential...

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