The festive period can be one of great opportunity, but it can also blow up in the face of the unsuspecting small businessperson.
Cashflow crunches, tax slip-ups and staffing woes are just some of the Christmas disasters your business needs to avoid if you’re to make it into 2013 unscathed. Today, we outline the five main pitfalls you must be most aware of.
We’ve also got details on the participants in next year’s Startmate incubator program, entrepreneur Jonathan Weinstock explains what he looks for when investing in a start-up and we profile a new online flight auction venture with a difference – you bid one cent at a time.
Oliver Milman, Editor