Starting your own business can be one of the best decisions you make in life, and you’ve done it…nice one!

You’ll find below the areas of a business you now need to consider in order to grow – see, that’s why it’s a tree.

Back in 2010…

We were in your shoes taking the decision to start our own business, it was an exciting time, but it was also a daunting time.

According to reports from Companies House, 8 out of 10 businesses fail in the first 18 months.

Having built our company up over the last 8+ years to the success it is today we want to share with you our experiences and lessons learnt to help you succeed in your business.

Our first piece of advice


We are experts in online recruitment advertising, we know job boards inside out but what we are not experts in is accountancy or website building etc. We soon realised that for our new business to grow and become a success we needed to surround ourselves with a network of trusted suppliers.

Not knowing many people to speak to can make you feel alone but you don’t need to. During the past 8 years we have built up a support network of suppliers who can help you build strong foundations to enable your business to grow.

Candidate Source Ltd are the West Midlands based award-winning, online recruitment media experts, so trust in us to provide you with the right advertising solution to succeed.