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Sage One Blog

Sage One news, tips and advice for start-ups and small businesses.

On the flight to success, a wingman can be your saviour

Starting any new business venture is always difficult. As a small business owner you will know the daunting prospect of starting your business, maintaining it and most importantly, growing it. Some believe that hard work and determination are key to success, which it certainly is but there is also another aspect that many small businesses…

Top Tips for Crowdfunding Success (by Indiegogo UK)

Guest blog by Anastasia Emmanuel (UK Marketing & Community Manager, Indiegogo). If you’re looking to raise money for a new business start-up or project through crowdfunding, there are certain things you can do to increase your chances of success. My top tips are the 4 P’s: Prepare, Pitch, Perks, Promote! Prepare You only have one…

[Infographic] No such thing as luck in business?

Over the past month we have been discussing luck in business on the Sage One blog with research showing businesses do not believe luck plays a part in their success, as well as an interview from the founder of Packed Munches who told us how her lucky idea was followed by months of hard work…

[Infographic] 281,197 new start-ups in the UK so far in 2014!

This morning, Enterprise Nation shared a great infographic on their blog which shows there are 281,197 new start-ups in the UK at the mid-point of the year with the vast majority of them (70%) started from home. There’s no doubt in my mind that organisations like Enterprise Nation (and countless others up and down the…