Want to start-up a business or become self-employed?
Not sure what to do next?
There are a lot of things to think about when you are considering working for yourself or starting up a business. It is exciting but can also be confusing and a bit overwhelming at times, we get that!
That’s why we have an experienced team here who can really help and guide you on your journey through it. We can help you if you a right at the very beginning of your journey and you have just a seed of an idea and we can help if you just need to know what to do next to develop.
All of the business support services and workshops we provide are totally free [there’s not catch] because our job is to help you succeed, create jobs and grow the local economy across North Devon and Torridge.
Contact Vicky Fether today to find out how we can help you start up and grow your business: Tel: 01237 428 834 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Wednesday 15th January 1.30–4.30pm
Discussing the development of a marketing plan
Identifying your USP’s and considering your target customers.
Reviewing types of market research and assessing your competitors.
Overview of using websites and social media
Finance for Business
Thursday 16th January 1.30–4.30pm
Understanding profit & loss accounts and balance sheets.
Discussing the benefits of using cash flow forecasts.
Introduction to break-even analysis and costing’s.
Overview of some of the more commonly used financial ratios and performance measures
Writing a Business Plan
Tuesday 21st January 9.30am–12.30pm
Understanding benefits of having a Business Plan.
Identifying your business aims.
How to undertake Market Research.
Identifying business costs/finance