What are the Articles of Association?
Jun 20, 2018
In the UK, every company formed is required to have articles of association which are legally binding on the company and all of its members.
Forming a Company in the UK
Jun 13, 2018
Here at @UKPLC Company Registrations we form companies across the UK, inclusive of England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. In today’s blog post, we thought we’d take it back to basics and explain how to form a company.
Can I File Documents With Companies House In Other Languages?
May 30, 2018
When forming a company in the UK, you will be required to file a number of documents with Companies House, whether you are based within the UK or overseas. If you are based overseas, English may not be the language your company uses day to day – but does Companies House require all documents to be filed in English?
How To Determine Your Target Market
May 23, 2018
It is essential for any company to determine who their target market is. A better understanding of your customers generally means a better business with better growth. In order to understand who your customers are, you will have to consider a few key points.
How To Get Affordable Public Relations (PR) For Your Business
May 16, 2018
If you want your start-up to succeed, you need visibility. Whilst you certainly need to ensure you have a good idea and a responsive target market, if no one knows about your business, you’ll have a hard time making any money. Public relations (PR) is a great way to get your new company in front of those who need it.
How To Tell If You’ve Had A Winning Business Idea
May 09, 2018
If you’ve had an idea that you think you could turn into a business, it’s good practice to do a little research to ensure the idea you’ve had is a good one. Here are some ways to determine if your new business will be viable.
Working From Home
May 02, 2018
If you’ve just started a business, chances are that to begin with, you’ll be running that business from your own home, rather than external premises. If you’re used to a different working environment, working from home can initially seem difficult, so here are our top tips for ensuring your day goes well.
How To Improve Your Cash Flow
Apr 25, 2018
Poor cash flow is one of the biggest reasons that companies cease trading. Here are 10 ways to avoid and chase late payments to help maintain a steady cash flow.
10 Ways To Deal With A Heavy Workload
Apr 18, 2018
Whilst many start a business with the intention of creating a better work/life balance for themselves, it can take a lot of hard work to get into a position where your new company is allowing you to live the lifestyle you’re aiming for. If you’re struggling with the hard work that comes with starting and growing a business, here are 10 ways to deal with a heavy workload.
Which Legal Form Should I Choose For My Business?
Apr 11, 2018
When first starting a business, there are a number of different legal forms your business can take. The form which is best for your company will vary depending on your own personal circumstances. Each of these has their own advantages and disadvantages.
5 Affordable Ways To Market Your Startup
Apr 04, 2018
Getting your new business in front of potential customers can be tricky and the costs can soon add up. However, there are affordable methods of marketing your startup. Here are our five favourite ways to do this.
Appointing Company Directors
Mar 28, 2018
The Companies Act 2006 requires every private limited company formed in the UK to have at least one director on incorporation, although, of course, more can be appointed at that time or later. At least one director of the company must be an actual person, the other directors can either be personal or corporate directors.
Quick Market Research: 10 Key Questions
Mar 21, 2018
Preliminary market research doesn’t need to be expensive or involve vast amounts of resources. It can even be done fairly quickly on a low budget. We’ve gathered 10 questions to ask as part of your research, based around four key areas: your competition, market, customers and products.
Using Offline Marketing To Promote Your Business
Mar 14, 2018
Despite the growing popularity of digital marketing and online shopping, many businesses can still reap huge rewards from offline marketing. Even when a final purchase is made online, many customers were initially influenced by an offline channel of marketing.