By the end of this book, you will have started your own business. This handy guide will help you to: - Evaluate yourself and your ideas - Assemble your research and your team - Raise the finances you need - Manage and market your business - Make a profit and stay sane! Whilst, other books help you talk the talk, the Teach Yourself Coach books will help you walk the walk. Who are you? * Anyone who wants to start their own business Where will this book take you? * You will have started your own business by the end of the book How does it work? * A combination of practical, tried-and-tested advice, and unique interactive exercises When can you do it? * In your own time and at your own pace What else do you get? * Access to free downloadable resources Why Teach Yourself(R)? * Teach Yourself books are trusted around the world and have helped 60 million people achieve their goals
Carl Reader left school at 16 with an apprenticeship at a hairdressing firm. Aged 34, he now co-owns a successful, award-winning accountancy practice with GBP2 million turnover. He speaks regularly at entrepreneur events across the country, writes regularly for a number of business magazines, and is a qualified accountant.