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For many small business owners, working with a board of directors can be a new experience and can be a challenge. This section looks at how to create an effective board and how to run a successful board meeting.

Taking on a directorship is a serious undertaking. It can be a fulfilling and prestigious role, but can also be rather daunting and you may have some questions. This section provides information about the duties and responsibilities of being a director.

Having made your decision and selected your candidate, there are a number of things to consider before they become an employee. This section takes you through the appointment process.

Selecting the right person depends on following a series of distinct steps. These steps provide you with a simple process that can be used no matter what type or level of position you want to fill.

Taking on your first employee is one of the most important steps in the development of your business.

When you take on an employee for the first time, there are a number of key things you need to do under UK law. This section takes you through each of these legal requirements.

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