BannerPenguin's Recent Activity

  1. BannerPenguin liked RED STAR's post in the thread Suggestions, revenue estimates and cost for salon set up.

    What is your point of difference? Here in London, hair & beauty salons are EVERYWHERE....and most compete on price! Meaning, for the...

    Feb 23, 2017 at 8:19 AM
  2. BannerPenguin replied to the thread Descriptive business name.

    Your business name doesn't need to be literal to be good or effective. Most of the biggest brands in the world aren't.

    Feb 23, 2017 at 8:18 AM
  3. BannerPenguin replied to the thread Debit and credit card charges.

    If most of your charges are over £20 then fine but if not then probably not. It's a case you should perhaps look at moving to a better...

    Feb 22, 2017 at 6:26 PM
  4. BannerPenguin replied to the thread Setting up home salon.

    You need to register with HMRC as self-employed :)

    Feb 22, 2017 at 8:42 AM
  5. BannerPenguin replied to the thread Setting up home salon.

    To answer your questions; If you are just setting up as a sole trader then you don't need to register with Companies House. That's only...

    Feb 22, 2017 at 8:27 AM
  6. BannerPenguin replied to the thread New business do I keep current lease or renew?.

    I wouldn't buy a business with such a short lease to be honest. You need it extended.

    Feb 21, 2017 at 3:29 PM
  7. BannerPenguin replied to the thread Help-about to open treatment room next week.

    £50 a day sounds a bit steep but that aside, I'm guessing you don't have a contract? The problem is you said you assumed how it worked,...

    Feb 21, 2017 at 9:19 AM
  8. BannerPenguin replied to the thread Building a website?.

    They're better but still aren't 'good' per say. It really depends on what you want to achieve with your website. If you want to start...

    Feb 18, 2017
  9. BannerPenguin replied to the thread Sunbed shop.

    For a cheap ROI I'd look at social media marketing.

    Feb 18, 2017
  10. BannerPenguin replied to the thread Building a website?.

    If you don't mind sharing me your website and keywords in private message I'd like to run some tests :)

    Feb 18, 2017