The Skills You Need Guide to
Self-Employment and Running Your Own Business
Learn about the essential skills you need to run your own business or set up in self-employment.
Based on our popular self-employment and entrepreneurship content.
The Skills You Need Guide to Self-Employment and Running Your Own Business
If you are thinking of setting up your own business, then this book is for you! It will also be helpful to those who have already set up their business, but feel that they need a little more guidance to move forwards.
It is a sad fact that many businesses fail in their first few years. There are a number of reasons for this. Some are simply bad luck: the development of an economic downturn, for example. Others, however, may be more avoidable through better planning and management, or perhaps by understanding more about the risks that you are taking.
The Skills You Need Guide to Self-Employment and Running Your Own Business guides you through the process of self-employment. It starts with explanations of the terms involved, and moves through the skills that you will need, before explaining to how to set up and run your business effectively. With chapters on freelancing and franchising as well as entrepreneurship, this book is for anyone who is thinking of self-employment as a career move.
Published by: Skills You Need Limited. April 2019.
Business Strategy and Analysis
The Skills You Need Guide to Business Strategy and Analysis is not just ‘another business book’.
Instead, it is designed as a simple, practical guide to business analysis. Effective analysis is the only way in which you will be able to understand your business, your market and the environment, including your competitors. Only by doing so will you be able to develop a strategy that will help you to succeed.
The eBook provides you with the tools you need to understand your business, your market and your competition helping you to succeed in business in the longer term.
The Skills You Need Guide to Numeracy
This four-part guide takes you through the basics of numeracy from arithmetic to algebra, with stops in between at fractions, decimals, geometry and statistics.
Whether you want to brush up on your numeracy basics, or help your children with their learning, these are the eBooks for you.
The Skills You Need Guide to Leadership
This four-part guide to leadership is the second edition of the Skills You Need Guide to Leadership, with new and updated content.
Our eBooks will guide you from your first steps into leadership, through developing and becoming more confident in your leadership style, and learning to manage people and teams, to how to get things done.
This essential guide is ideal for new and experienced leaders alike.
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