Pratical knowledge

Setting up an SME

Checklists and detailed information about setting up a business: choosing the right legal structure, steps to follow for market analysis, business plans and registration in the trade register.

SME management

Practical tips for running a business successfully: innovation methods, marketing tools, product certification and social media presence using e-commerce.

Acquiring, selling or closing a business

Tips for transferring and taking over a business: the various scenarios, the business valuation methods and setting the purchase price. The procedure to follow in the event of liquidation.

Finances

All you need to know about loans, leasing and factoring, traditional and alternative financing plans, economic promotion, tax relief and risk management.

Import / Export

Useful information for SMEs on foreign trade: federal customs administration and formalities for import-export, opening an establishment or a subsidiary abroad, risk control.

Personnel

Legal provisions, facts and information relevant for personnel management: recruitment, staff development, partial unemployment and social insurance, labor law, occupational safety.

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