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Learn Small Business Startup in 7 Days - Heather Smith

Learn Small Business Startup in 7 Days


Published: 30th November 2012
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The practical guide to learning the essentials of starting your own business in just one week.

Thinking about starting a business? Then Learn Small Business Startup in 7 Days is the book for you. Guiding you through the key aspects of getting a new business up and running, from a self assessment about whether you are really prepared, through to finance, marketing, and legal issues, highly sought-after small business commentator Heather Smith covers it all.

Carefully explaining everything you need to know to efficiently and effectively start a business, the book comprehensively covers the basics in 7 chapters, one for every day it will take you to get ready to leave the rat race and live your small business dream.

  • Covers everything you need to know to start and prosper as a small business owner
  • Helps you gauge whether running a small business is right for you
  • Offers expert advice from a highly-respected small-business specialist
While running a small business allows you to turn your passion into your livelihood, it is also often very demanding on your time, your cash reserves, and your sanity. With this book in hand, you have everything you need to lay a solid foundation for small business success.

About the Author

Heather Smith has worked in youth projects, a special school, a residential centre working with families where a child has a very serious or terminal illness, and in a housing scheme for younger people. Currently she is a lead tutor in a London further education college. She works both with students experiencing difficulties with studying and participation in college activities, and the staff who teach and support them.


Day 1: Are you ready to start a business?

Day 2: Establishing your business

Day 3: Getting professional advice

Day 4: Marketing

Day 5: Finances

Day 6: People power

Day 7: Launching your business

Appendix A: Business plan template

Appendix B: Business plan for Mulrenan Gardeners

Appendix C: Resources

Appendix D: Glossary

ISBN: 9780730378235
ISBN-10: 0730378233
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 288
Published: 30th November 2012
Dimensions (cm): 20.8 x 13.8  x 1.5
Weight (kg): 0.32