5 things to consider before starting a small business

June 27 marks Micro-, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises Day! According to a 2021 report by the International Council for Small Business (ICSB), small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) make up 90% […]

Moving overseas? How to migrate your business to the UK

The UK has long been renowned as one of the world’s most business-friendly destinations. There were fears that this might change for the worse with Brexit. In reality, however, the […]

Easter egg economics: can I legally sell homemade chocolate?

The Easter holidays are approaching and the entrepreneurs amongst us might be considering how their love for egg-shaped chocolate could be turned into a viable business venture. But how easy […]

Legal considerations when starting your Etsy shop

Baking sourdough, gardening, Zoom quizzes… the Covid-19 pandemic brought many interesting trends. One of the most exciting and persistent is the boom in people starting their own businesses making and […]

Starting your business – 7 tips for women entrepreneurs

It’s International Women’s Day 2022 – a day to shine a light on female entrepreneurship. Here at Rocket Lawyer, we pride ourselves on encouraging and supporting women business owners, helping […]

What to consider when running an online business?

Technology has drastically changed how people shop, with more and more people buying from online retailers. The Coronavirus pandemic has further accelerated this change, with online sales growing by about […]

Starting a business in 2022

There are around 5.5 million small business enterprises (SMEs) currently operating in the UK – this accounts for 99.9% of the UK’s business population. SMEs account for three-fifths of the […]

How To Start A Home-Based Food Business

Food and drink appears to be an industry that has experienced both highs and lows during the lockdowns. Popular takeaway chains have continued to operate and so have large grocery […]

Starting your small business: the key steps to take

You’ve got your vision, product and business plan down to perfection – so now it’s time to get practical and take those first formative steps to get your business out […]

Setting up as a personal trainer


When starting out as a personal trainer there are lots of things to consider. The Training Room has useful guides on marketing, salaries and finances to help you when setting up […]

Five essential legal documents every business needs

Documents for your business

When starting up your own business, one of your top priorities should be making sure that you have covered the legal fundamentals. There are many good reasons why you should […]

Start a business at your kitchen table

Start a business at your kitchen table

There are around 4.9 million small business enterprises (SMEs) currently operating in the UK which account for two-thirds of the private sector workforce. As well as being vital in building […]