Category: Books

How much is enough

Over the next several weeks we will be publishing extracts from: Take The Plunge – 101 things you need to know before starting your own business by Michael Carter  This week: How much is enough Earlier, in ‘Cash is king’, we briefly considered…

Don’t panic about tax

Over the next several weeks we will be publishing extracts from: Take The Plunge – 101 things you need to know before starting your own business by Michael Carter  This week: Don’t panic about tax However much we like to think of the…

Cash is king

Over the next several weeks we will be publishing extracts from: Take The Plunge – 101 things you need to know before starting your own business by Michael Carter  This week: Cash is king Repeat the refrain: ‘Cash is king’. If you don’t…

Set up using existing skills

Over the next several weeks we will be publishing extracts from: Take The Plunge – 101 things you need to know before starting your own business by Michael Carter  This week: Set up using existing skills If you have existing skills maybe as…

Us and them

Over the next several weeks we will be publishing extracts from: Take The Plunge – 101 things you need to know before starting your own business by Michael Carter  This week: Us and them We imagine most people reading this book have at…

Invention

Over the next several weeks we will be publishing extracts from: Take The Plunge – 101 things you need to know before starting your own business by Michael Carter  This week: Invention You’ve invented something. It could be an item which is both…

The Idea

Over the next several weeks we will be publishing extracts from: Take The Plunge – 101 things you need to know before starting your own business by Michael Carter  This week: The idea It was Albert Einstein who once said ‘ideas are a…

Enthusiasm and selling

Over the next several weeks we will be publishing extracts from: Take The Plunge – 101 things you need to know before starting your own business by Michael Carter  This week: Enthusiasm and selling Look in the mirror. And if like us…

Goodbye Dave: it is only a matter of time

The Coalition Government has three fundamental problems: It is led by a power-crazed Old Etonian. It was voted into office by an electorate which had no idea that their votes could lead to a Coalition between the Conservatives and the Lib-Dems…