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If you are thinking about starting a business, but don't know where to begin, this FREE workshop will take you through the essentials.
You’ll cover the key steps; from initial assessment and looking at your suitability to run a business, to financing your idea, and identifying sales opportunities.
You’ll also receive lots of hints and tips on where to find more detailed information and advice on how to start a business.
Who's it for
Anyone thinking about starting their own business, or who already has a business but is open to new ideas.
Who attends Starting a Business?
The workshop covers:
- the essentials of starting your own business
- key steps to launching your business
- assess your business idea
- build your business plan
- choose your business structure
- legal obligations
- build your support team
- figure out your finances
- market your business
You'll receive a practical workbook, which includes an 'Are you ready?' checklist, and there will be an opportunity to ask questions.