It is all too common that setting up legals are a lower priority for new business owners. So why should legals be a priority in start up phase? And why are they so often avoided? This question was raised by members of a business mastermind in which I participate as a legal coach and mentor. … Read more Why start-ups avoid setting up legals
One of the most commonly asked questions I get from business owners is whether or not you still need legals if you’re only using Facebook to run your business. Watch the video below for the answer, and how to navigate this issue as a start-up entrepreneur. Many businesses start out by having online presence as … Read more Do You Need Legals For Your Business Facebook Page?
If you are doing any type of freelance work, or working as an independent contractor, I highly recommend having a contract in place with any client. When you have had an informal conversation with someone about work that you are going to do for them and they come back to you with a contract, pay … Read more 4 Key Things To Consider When Negotiating Contract Terms As A Freelancer
Boundaries are a big game changer in business. When you know what you are prepared to do, and importantly what you are not prepared to put up with, you start to feel confident to put those rules and regulations out there for your clients (current and potential) to view and consider. It’s when this starts … Read more Why start-ups struggle to define boundaries in their business
There’s a difference between commercial law and what I do. The reason I say there’s a difference between commercial law and startup business law and advocacy is because the needs are different. I work exclusively with solopreneurs and startups. The reason I do this because in the first 5 years of business your needs are actually … Read more 5 key things you need to know about crafting Terms & Conditions for your business
I recently spoke with money mentor and profit pioneer, Laura Elkaslassy, on the crucial and critical foundations start-up business owners need to consider, but that they often overlook. We believe you need to have these things in place from the outset so that you can clearly and confidently advocate for your own business as you … Read more Crucial foundations for start-up business success