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The Start My Business Guide

Make your idea into a business

Plan for a successful start

They say that our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them. When it comes to starting your own business, besides courage one must be committed and work hard so that the dream business can become real business. For some it never happens, but for a great deal of dedicated entrepreneurs the dream does come true. Their dedication and hard work has been the inspiration for this guide. 

You do not need to go through every single step or read every single word from Step 1 to Step 6. As the title says, it’s a guide to starting your business and how you choose to use it, is up to you. We hope it will help you get your business started in the best possible manner. 

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Meet five Nordic entrepreneurs

Do all business starters think alike?

Before you dive into the first step of Start My Business, you might want to get familiar to the successful Nordic business starters, who has been interviewed for this guide. One is enthusiastic about e-sports, one is occupied with lead generation, one designs her own clothing line, one wanted to make invoice payment easier and one has a passion for fruit juices.

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See how starting a business, various company forms and entrepreneurship affect your personal finances.

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2. Doing your research Opens new window

Read about the benefits and tools of market research and about competition in the markets.

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4. Dealing with financing Opens new window

Learn about analysing your financing needs and various financing alternatives and see our pitching tips.

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5. Clearing legal matters Opens new window

Read about the legal matters and agreements that your company will encounter.

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6. Make it happen Opens new window

Read about how to grow and market your company and see our practical recruitment tips.

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7. Let’s get started! Opens new window

The first steps of a small business can be challenging. We will enable you to steer clear of obstacles and help you with the practicalities.

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