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Setting up your own business is always an adventure, especially for craftsmen and young entrepreneurs! On Drive My Business, you can learn everything you need to know about managing your company day-to-day: from creating and developing your business to insuring your commercial vehicle, getting to grips with invoicing or becoming a master of all things admin.

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How to start a business: 10 simple steps to follow

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How to start a business: 10 simple steps to follow

Starting a business can be one of the most exciting, liberating and rewarding experiences of your working life—but it...

10 ideas to help you find your perfect business name

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10 ideas to help you find your perfect business name

Having a baby, forming a band, starting a small business: what do these great life events have in common? The...

A How-to Guide to Writing the Perfect Business Plan

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A How-to Guide to Writing the Perfect Business Plan

A business plan is an essential prerequisite for any commercial venture. Whether you're launching an entirely...

How to attract investment with crowdfunding

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How to attract investment with crowdfunding

Securing finance is among the first steps of any young start-up. In this day and age, bank loans are the traditional...

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Presenting Your Brand: How to Get Your Message Across
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Presenting Your Brand: How to Get Your Message Across

As a small business, your brand is your reputation. Tell the story you want to tell about yourself and your business...

The Pros and Cons of a Home Office for Your One-man business
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The Pros and Cons of a Home Office for Your One-man business

Many entrepreneurs in the UK are hanging up their ties and wondering whether they should work from home or rent an...

Alt: Becoming a Chef on Wheels: The Right Van for your Mobile Catering Business
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Alt: Becoming a Chef on Wheels: The Right Van for your Mobile Catering Business

If you have an independent streak and a passion for the culinary arts, becoming a chef on wheels could be a recipe...

8 Tips to Reduce Your Fuel Bill
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8 Tips to Reduce Your Fuel Bill

Reducing fuel bills is a top priority for any business involving commercial vehicles. Whether you operate just one...

How to Make the Most of Holiday Season to Boost Your Van Business
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How to Make the Most of Holiday Season to Boost Your Van Business

The holiday season brings many opportunities to boost your small business. It may signal a quiet time or the apex of...

A Quick Guide to Trade Marks, Service Marks and Trade Names
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A Quick Guide to Trade Marks, Service Marks and Trade Names

Registering with the UK Intellectual Property Office can protect your brand name, products, and innovations from...

How to Set Up Your Independent Electrical Business in 5 Steps
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How to Set Up Your Independent Electrical Business in 5 Steps

Thinking of setting up your very own electrical business? As a qualified craftsman providing an essential service,...

What are the requirements to be an ambulance driver?
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What are the requirements to be an ambulance driver?

The exact qualifications for ambulance drivers depend on a number of factors, ranging from the kind of career you...

From Start-up to Growth: What to Expect When Business Picks Up
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From Start-up to Growth: What to Expect When Business Picks Up

Starting your own small business can be all-consuming in terms of time and attention, leaving you unprepared for a...

How to Set Up a Mobile Showroom
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How to Set Up a Mobile Showroom

A mobile showroom for your business really isn’t so different from the tried and tested mobile retail outlet...

5 Novel Ideas for A Food Truck
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5 Novel Ideas for A Food Truck

UK foodies have officially embraced street-food culture, but that doesn’t make it easier to know where to start...

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My Van & Traffic Regulation
My Van & Traffic Regulation

Check our FAQs to get an overview of traffic regulation.

Business quick reference guide
Business quick reference guide

Check our FAQs to know everything you need about making business

Loading my van
Loading my van

Check our FAQs to know everything you need about security.

Driving a van
Driving a van

Driving a van requires knowing certain specific rules: loading, weight... Here are some answers to your questions.

Parking my van
Parking my van

Check our FAQs to know everything you need about parking your van.