Author Archives: David Goulden

3 Reasons Why it’s a Good Idea to Register Your Company

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3 Reasons Why it's a Good Idea to Register Your Company

Registering a company is a big, yet simple step, that comes with a number of benefits. In this post we’re going to look at three reasons why you should take the plunge and register your company. If at the end you do decide that now is the time, register a company here! Let’s get started. Continue reading

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An Interview with Lord Young – Part Three

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An Interview with Lord Young - Part Three

In this, the final part of our interview with Lord Young, he talks to us about what he has done to encourage entrepreneurship in young people. In particular, we look at initiatives such as The Youth Training Scheme, The Small Business Charter and The Enterprise Passport.  Continue reading

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An Interview with Lord Young – Part Two

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An Interview with Lord Young - Part Two

In the first part of our interview Lord Young gave his opinion on what makes a great entrepreneur and his most recent initiative, Start Up Loans – and how it has created opportunities for small businesses which did not exist before. In this week’s post Lord Young gives his views on the possibility of a tech giant emerging from the UK and what he thinks of the EU (amongst various other things). Let’s get started. Continue reading

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An interview with Lord Young – Part One

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An interview with Lord Young - Part on

Lord Young has had a remarkable career in both the business and the political worlds, serving under various conservative governments and acting as the Secretary of State for Employment. He has spearheaded multiple initiatives including Start Up Loans, was an Enterprise Adviser to David Cameron and has written a number or vital reports about the small business landscape in the UK. Towards the end of last year we were lucky enough to sit down with him and discuss ‘business’. Continue reading

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Why Online Company Formation is the way to go if you are looking to register your business

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Why online Company Formation is the way to go if you are looking to register your business

Firstly, congratulations. You are now at a stage where your business idea is ready to become a reality. The next step is registering a company with Companies House, the question is; what is the best way to go about doing this?

You can of course go straight through Companies House, but what if you want something more than a bare-bones formation?  Continue reading

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How can a Registered Office Service keep your home address private?

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The company formation arena is one that’s full of jargon. Here at Company Formation MadeSimple we like to explain what some of these key company terms mean and look at how you can benefit from understanding the details.

One of the most significant things that you will need to be aware of is the registered office – this is vital to know as it has potential ramifications for your privacy. This blog will explain what a registered office is and look at how our service can help you.  Continue reading

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What is the Northern Powerhouse and how will it affect small businesses?

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What is the Northern Powerhouse and how will it effect small businesses?

As a business owner it is important to know about wider issues – which may indirectly affect not just your venture but the business landscape in which you operate in. As a small business one of the most important skills that you will need to have is adaptability. Circumstances may never be totally ideal so it’s important to find ways to adapt to societal changes – whether this be a global recession, heightened terrorism or a weak government – you as a business owner need to adapt to changing landscapes. Continue reading

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What is a social enterprise?

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What is a social enterprise?

Here at MadeSimple we believe that a starting a business can not only be life changing, but also offers fantastic potential to transform society and benefit the lives of others. Some truly fantastic business ideas can be hugely beneficial to deprived areas. If you are looking to create a company that operates in this way then turning your business into a social enterprise may be the way to go. Continue reading

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