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How to Write Your Business Plan: The Complete Series (1 of 3)

How to Write Your Business Plan: The Complete Series (1 of 3)

A business plan is required to sell your idea to investors or banks, persuading them to fund you. They won’t just part with their cash, you need to make them believe in your idea as much as you do! Even if you aren’t going down this funding route, creating a business plan gives you focus, direction and a clear path to achieving your goals.

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4 Types of Investor for Small Businesses & Startups

4 Types of Investor for Small Businesses & Startups

In this article, we look at the different types of investors, their characteristics and the stake they have in the businesses they invest in. If you’re looking at who to pitch your business ideas to, it’s worth being aware of the different opportunities for external funding out there.

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How to Fund a Small Business or Startup in 2020

How to Fund a Small Business or Startup in 2020

How to fund your business is a question of key importance for entrepreneurs. Many businesses don’t just seek out a single source of capital, but have a wide variety of different funding sources. In this article, we outline some of the most common ways new businesses are funding themselves today.

Pitching and funding your business

Week 10: Pitching & Funding Your Business

Week 10: Pitching & Funding Your Business

This week our topic is money – specifically – how to fund your business. We’ll look at the routes available for startup funding, including self-funding, grants and traditional loans, as well as the different types of investor and what their involvement means for your business.

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