* 1. What were the best sources of information and advice when setting up your business? Did you have any access issues with these resources?

* 2. Do you have any advice about using Access to Work to support your business?

* 3. What do you wish you had known before you set up your business?

* 4. Did you experience any difficulties related to benefits when setting up your business? Do you have any advice about this?

* 5. What have been the biggest difficulties in setting up and running your business? How have you overcome these problems?

* 6. Are there advantages for a Blind or Partially Sighted person running their own business versus seeking employment?

* 7. What other advice or experience would you like to share that has not been covered in your answers to the above questions?

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