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7 reasons why you should quit your job and join a startup

Many hats

Every now and then, I get asked why I made the leap from corporate gig to technology startup. I’d seen Rocket Lawyer’s products, believed in its mission and liked its […]

Seed funding – the deal with Term sheets


“Shall I compare thee investor to a summer’s day?” “How very romanticised!” I hear you cry, but if you think about it, the relationship between a start-up and an investor […]

5 questions to ask when hiring for your startup

5 questions to ask when hiring for your startup

1. What goals do I need to achieve? As a new business, you are likely to have certain goals to realise. A good way to help you decide who to […]

5 IP facts that new businesses owners should know

New IP ideas to protect

In this series of posts about starting a new business, I’ve discussed How NOT to name your new business, funding your startup, 5 pre-registration decisions you need to make for […]

4 questions on tax obligations for your new business

Tax for businesses

In addition to paying VAT (which experts Zervant wrote about last week on the Rocket Lawyer blog), businesses also have pay corporation tax, file an annual Company Tax Return and […]

How to keep your company compliant with Companies House

Companies complaint

In the third and fourth #getstartedup series I discussed how to create your company and the decisions you would need to make to when doing so. I also discussed the […]

4 questions on VAT for small businesses


You don’t need to be a financial guru to run your own business, much less an accountant. You do, however, need to know a few of the basics. Zervant have put […]

Documents you need to have for your company

Documents for your company

You may think that submitting your company registration forms are the end of the hard work. However there are various records and documents you have to keep up to date […]

5 decisions to you have to make when setting up a company

Decisions to make for your company

As the founder of a new business you need to decide what type of business you want to run. Many startups begin life as a company, but you can also […]

Funding your startup

funding your startup

If you’re starting a new business, it is likely that you may need some funding from other sources. Know your business plan Before you start looking for investors, loans or […]

How NOT to name your business

Bright idea

In the current series of Dragons’ Den a company called Yogiyo were questioned on how they came up with their company name. They explained that Yogiyo in Korean means “over […]