Coaching and Advise for Start-Ups
Starting a new business is exciting, and daunting.
As well as working on your product or service, there are many other things to consider. As business advisers and coaches, we’ll help you figure out what is important for your business, and get you on the right path to achieving your goals. Here are a few areas that we can help with, but this is not an exhaustive list. Your business will have its own unique needs and pain points so don’t worry, we’ll figure out the right direction for your business as we go.
Planning is really important, a well researched business plan could actually make the difference success and failure. A business plan is not just for finance applications. All businesses, no matter how big or small, can benefit from one. It is your proof that you have considered how you will run all aspects of your business, overcome threats, and manage your finances.
Branding is all about creating your business identity and voice. It’s more than just creating a pretty logo. It’s about creating an image that represents your brand and will create the right impression for your company. This is also one area of business that is often reconsidered later down the line, often at considerable cost. Getting this right from the start could save a lot of pain later on!
Finances. Not all new business need an injection of finance to get them started, but it’s worth considering your financial picture as a whole and identify any hidden costs you might not have considered. Knowing your numbers from the start will also put you in a good position when it comes to negotiating with suppliers etc
Intellectual Property is very often overlooked at the early stages of business. But, future proofing your businesses identity could save you a ton of money and stress later on. Plus, knowing what you can and do in respect of other businesses IP is essential to keep your business safe.
Rules for working from your own home can vary depending on your business and your area. We’ll help you work through all the legalities, and make sure you are protecting yourself as you set up your home based business.
Golden Customer. It’s important to get to know the demographics and psychographics of your ideal customer. It’s very easy to think you should be marketing to everyone, but this is a mistake that many businesses come to regret later on. Bringing your customer to life means you can target your marketing well and makes the most of every pound or minute you spend.
Experts will usually either save you money, or make you money. We’ll help you figure out which ones will add value to your business and budget, so you can get off to the best possible start.
How would you benefit from an experienced business coach or adviser?
You shouldn’t have to fight your way through conflicting and confusing advice. We’ll support and guide you so you can make clear, confident decisions.
Get in touch with us now and find out how we can help you find a clear path to your own business goals!