We are looking for sole traders to take part in an interview for 90 minutes in London about setting up businesses
Tuesday 26th June or Wednesday 27th June 2018
Various times available from 2pm – 7.15pm on both days
Please answer the questions below.
A business owner
Other – Please specify
Which of the following best describes you?
My business accounts for all of my personal gross income
My business accounts for most of my personal gross income
My business accounts for some of my personal gross income
Which of the following best describes your projected turnover for this year?
Please tell us if you agree or disagree with the following statement?
I am responsible for all the financial decisions made in my company regarding how we manage banking and finances including who we bank with
How many full-time employees do you have in your business?
1 – Sole trader
More than 1 employee
Which of the following statements best describes your business?
My business trades only online
My business trades mostly online with some face to face
My business trades equally between online and face to face
My business trades mostly face to face with some online
My business trades entirely face to face
Which of the following statements best describes you?
My business has its own clients and is customer facing
My business is freelancing only, and I do not have my own client base
In what year was your business set up?
How long have you been trading for?
Which of the following statements apply to you?
I have left a well-paid employed job, earing in excess of £75k, to start my business
I have aspirations to grow my business so that it has the potential to match/improve on my previous income
My business currently has a lower turnover than previous years
In previous years I have been able to draw a personal salary of £75k+ from my business
I intend to grow my business back to the level it was running at before
I have encountered difficulties through setting up/running my business, which has impacted on my personal and professional life
I am planning to retire in the next 5 years
Do you have a separate bank account for your personal and business banking? Yes/No?
Which bank do you use for your personal banking?
Which bank do you use for business banking, if applicable?
Which of the following financial products do you currently use for your business and personally?
Business current account
Personal account for business use
Deposit or investment account
Please forward this on to anyone you know who may be interested.
Unfortunately, it is impossible to reply to all emails or phone messages. We receive lots of responses to researches that are emailed out. You will be contacted by phone if your application is successful. However, we apologise if you do not hear from us, but please keep trying for future projects that are sent out.