First steps to your own business
Since the system transformation has significantly increased the number of private companies. Despite the crisis, the market still create new businesses, and many people are wondering about the commute-time employment to self-employment. To such ideas and plans put into practice, take a look at the information about where to start and how to start your own business. Let's see how to take the first steps to your own business.
First steps to your own business start from the idea
Popular saying works perfectly in this case a business idea is the first thing you must think of the future entrepreneur. It is important that not only the great market innovation can guarantee success.
One of the biggest advantages that even itself suggests business idea is the experience and knowledge of the specific industry. A person who has behind him many years of employment history is not only the knowledge but also the necessary skills, abilities, can better anticipate and quickly find a way out of difficult situations. How to use it? You can open a business in which services will be provided similar to when working a full-time, or to become an advisor, consultant. Such a solution often guarantees immediately clients former employer, knowing the capabilities and knowledge of the person, the easier it will establish with her cooperation than with complete strangers, a private entrepreneur.
A good solution can also assume business niche. It is an idea of ??what already exists on the market, but the consumers are not fully satisfied, or are looking for something in a slightly different form. A small number of competitors is less need to fight for the client, as well as greater flexibility in shaping their own prices which especially in the first period of the company will be a very big plus.
Sometimes it happens that the idea for their own business perfectly fits the current needs of the market. It is worth to think about it starting with a new company in a situation where consumers are not interested in his offer at any given time may end in failure. But "-firing" at the right moment can guarantee success much faster and better development of the company.
What is always needed a new entrepreneur, it is the enthusiasm, optimism and sense. Good idea, excellent business plan can bring a really big benefit, and the motivation of the owner is required, not to indulge in the very beginning.
Forms of business that is what the company and how to wear it?
First steps to your own business is also to decide on the form of the assumed business. When the future entrepreneur determine already in what the industry wants to set up his new company, he will have to make another decision to choose the right form of business. Fortunately it is a bit easier than searching for an idea, because in this case the taxpayer chooses from an exhaustive list of possibilities.
Depending on the industry and type of business, amount of partners or financial capacity at the start, you can opt for self-employment, civil partnership or one of the companies or corporations. They all have specific advantages and disadvantages and getting to know them will provide new entrepreneurs choice better suited to its needs and possibilities.
One-man business or a partnership? The company without legal personality
One-man business and partnership is the best form of business to start. Their assumption is not difficult or expensive, and keeping also should not be a problem, even for those with little knowledge about running your own business.
The term "legal personality" refers to the ability of an individual to have rights and obligations of civil-law relations. This means that the company is a legal person can own and have their own separate assets, incur liabilities and acquire rights on their own account, as well as himself in the courts and administrative bodies.
One-man business and partnership do not have such a personality. In this case, the subject of the rights and obligations of the owner or owners of the company. This situation entails both benefits and risks and which of these features will be greater, depending on the needs and size of the company.
This form of activity is one of the most popular. Replace can be anyone who is over 18 years old. At the same time there is no limitation only to the citizens of Polish sole proprietorship can also run the citizens of the European Union and the European Economic Area. The rules setting up and running such a company have been included in the Act on freedom of economic activity of 2 July 2004. And in the Civil Code.
This form of activity is a solution designed for small businesses with a single owner. Ideally suited for active people and focused on the target and those that have their own opinion and do not like a subordinate. In such a company owner himself is the master, determine working hours, annual leave, but also trends and changes in the business.
What is very important in establishing a single economic activity does not have to lead a full accounting. For such companies it provides for the simplified bookkeeping until the turnover does not exceed EUR 1 200 000. Such facilitation and a choice of several possible forms of calculating income tax permit to run your own business, even those who have no training in accounting. What for some will be a big plus, others may significantly impede performance. Keep in mind that self-employment assigns all responsibilities to one person the owner. This often means working after hours, leave and absence of excessive load. In addition,
if someone can not motivate myself to work, perhaps too quickly settle on our laurels.Self-employment is not suitable instead on building a large company. Since it has no legal personality of its owner in case of loss or bankruptcy regulates debt, drawing from all your assets not there is a division between private and corporate resources. While the company as a sole proprietorship business is often use as a "springboard" from which begins the adventure of business in order to further stages of change the form of business in the more advanced.
What further encourages the foundation of the company in the form of one-man business, is the possibility of using grants and incentives. A new entrepreneur can eg. Pay social security contributions in the lower, preferential rate for the first 24 months of running a company, or use of the EU de minimis aid.