You’ve had a great idea, you want to turn it into a money-spinner, you’re ready to go it alone and start-up your dream business
When a client sub-contracts a research project they have to make decisions about who they want to work with and who they think will get the job done. Imagine you could choose a university, or an agency with hundreds of staff, or a boutique firm with ten staff. These are my competitors. And then there's me, a sole trader.
Small businesses could be a key factor in tackling our employment crisis. If a quarter of the UK's 4.1 million sole traders and small businesses took on one additional member of staff, we could, in theory, eradicate youth unemployment in this country.