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Before You Start

Starting a business should never be an impulsive decision. It should be carefully considered and planned down to the last painstaking detail. Here are some important things to think through before you start.

Starting a Business Checklist
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Watch this brief introduction video to the chapter below.

Have You Got What It Takes?

Things to think about before you take the plunge and start your own business.

What You Don't Know Can Hurt You

About half of businesses started in 2013 closed by 2018. Just over one-fifth failed in the first year. Find out how you can prevent this from happening to you.

To Buy or Not to Buy?

Buying an existing business can be an appealing option, but there's much to consider.

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