This is for you if you want to be self employed and start your own business. It is an introduction to self employment and the beginning of your new adventure. You will start with the building blocks to build your business from the ground up, get it right from day one and you will fly. This half day taster session is for you if you are a Toe Dipper and completely new to self-employment. It is all about finding out about the nuts and bolts of running a business and how to explore your business ideas before jumping into self-employment.
Ask us all the questions that are worrying you and take home your Build Your Business "Starter Action Plan" and "Success Plan"
How to go about starting a small business
Is starting a business a good idea and is it worth it?
Is self employment for you?
Where to start and what does it take to run a small business
Running a business from home
When starting a business what are the first step
Over the 3 hours of the group workshop we will explore:
The benefits and opportunities of being self employed and how to protect yourself and your assets
Will your ideas work as a business and make money
What the types of business you would enjoy running
Will it make money
How to set goals & keep yourself motivated
Finding the time and getting organised
Who you need on your team
How to find a business idea
Starting your Business Plan
Marketing & Sales –finding your customers
What is a 30 second pitch
Funding and finance and Grants
Where you could trade from? Home v Premises
Trading options - Limited Company, Partnerships or Sole Trader?
Confidence building, overcoming fear