Starting a business from scratch is an exciting but daunting procedure, so you'll need to use all the valuable advice this book has to offer. "Starting a Successful Business" is a one-stop reference source. It will show you how to make your business a success, keep you from making costly mistakes and save you time and money in the process. The new sixth edition has been brought right up to date. It covers every aspect of running a business, including laying the basic foundations, controlling and raising money, and managing operations, employment, risk management and growth. Including information on opportunities created by the internet, "Starting a Successful Business" contains all the advice you need before starting up your own company in today's competitive business environment.
Michael J Morris is a tutor for the Open University Business School with extensive experience consulting to small firms. He is also the author of The First Time Manager (Kogan Page).