Even with all the experience you’ve gained in the recruitment business, going it alone means you now have to run a business. And that’s different. From now on you’re the boss.
From the outset you’ll need to get your finances in place. Starting-up needs capital. You may of course have some of your own, but arranging firm financial backing is essential. It’s the bedrock of your business and being under financed and ill-advised at the start can be catastrophic.
Next, you’ll need to have a solid financial plan that takes you from the thrill of the launch through to the reality of being operational.