Start Your Business
Tue 26 Mar – 14:00-16:00
If you are thinking about self-employment or launching a new business, come along to Business Gateway’s ‘Starting Your Business’ seminar to ensure you get the basics right and that you to make the correct decision. It covers many useful sources of advice and guidance including assessing the viability of your idea with business planning, understanding market research, how to choose your legal structure, insurances, plus tax & VAT.
Workshops for New and Pre-start Businesses
Fri 1 Feb / Fri 8 Mar – 14:00-16:00
Now you are in business – the next steps. Understand how business expenses and Capital Allowances affect your profit. Find out how to complete your self assessment return.
Write Your Business Plan
Tue 12 Mar – 13:30-16:30
Understand the planning process and why it is vital to operating a successful business. Find out what should be included and how to present your information.
Financial Record Keeping
Tue 19 Mar – 13:30-16:30
Provides information on the importance of cash flow to successfully manage your business. Looks at profit & loss accounts, cash flow statements, and working capital.
Introduction to Marketing & Market Research
Tue 28 Mar – 13:30-16:30
Identify and predict your customers’ needs, select target markets as well as develop a strategy and differential advantage for the introduction a new product or service.