Start Up School 4 : Where will you work?

I'm often asked why should someone choose to work in a coworking space? The alternatives of working at home or in a cafe can appear alluring from a financial perspective however this crude measure overlooks the following benefits offered by coworking offices such as altspace. Altspace is Altrincham's first indepedent coworking space offering desk solutions … Continue reading Start Up School 4 : Where will you work?

Startup School 3 : Branding your Business

Steve Upham : Director of altspace coworking office, Altrincham Once you've established your company structure and financing then you need to think deeply about naming and branding your business.  It's a cliche but first impressions count and you want to create a favourable presence and emphasise professionalism from day one.  This week I'll cover some recommended … Continue reading Startup School 3 : Branding your Business

Summer Startup Camp 2 : Business Strategy

Following a productive period of creative thinking you should hopefully have a business idea or two that you can further investigate. The real hard work starts now as you plan your business strategy covering areas such as your business structure, company name, funding and lots of research into your market. This week we'll cover some … Continue reading Summer Startup Camp 2 : Business Strategy

Startup School : Think of a business idea this Summer

Post by Steve Upham, altspace Coworking Office, Altrincham The Summer is a great time to take some holiday, get out of your routine and put some thought into your business plans. If you are considering freelancing or starting up your own concern it can be a valuable chance to get some inspiration, research an idea … Continue reading Startup School : Think of a business idea this Summer