Or Planning, Preparation and Patience ... why it is key for your business to plan and consider available funding before you pay a penny.
The urge to act on your business idea is often too great, you want to see your idea working and making money as quickly as possible, however, there are key things you really need to prepare before you start.
Once you are several months into your project and your available capital has run out, with only weeks before your intended start date, it can often be too late to get your idea to completion, and before you know it, your business has failed before it has even started.
Let me suggest a solution for you.
Check out www.lanarkshirebusinessweek.com, there might still be places available for that key seminar to give you the inspiration you need.
Personally, I'm signed up for the HMRC RTI seminar on Friday 8th at Chatelherault at 9.30. #RTI - Are you ready?