Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

British Library Business & IP Centre

96 Euston Road

London NW1 2DB

United Kingdom

View Map

Event description

Description

Get the knowledge and information you need to successfully launch a business!

In this full day workshop we will cover the essentials of what you need to do to set up and launch a business. Specifically it will cover:

  1. A self-assessment of whether you are ready to launch a business or not

  2. Finding the facts - answering some of the typical questions that arise when starting in business

  3. Must-know marketing – find out how marketing to the right customers and in the right marketplace can ensure your success

  4. Financing a new business – start-up funding options you can consider

  5. Figuring out the financials – we’ll help you demystify business finances and we’ll explain some important accounting terms

  6. Bringing it all together – we will help you get your business plan started

After attending this workshop you will be able to:

  • Identify effective market research techniques

  • Identify and quantify the market opportunity

  • Develop competitive service/product offers

  • Develop a successful marketing strategy

  • Generate sales, break-even and profit and loss forecasting techniques.

  • Produce a clear business plan

  • Understand how to raise finance from banks, investors or other sources of funding

  • Know where else to go in order to gain additional support and advice

This workshop is run by Centa Business Services, a long standing social enterprise and registered Enterprise Agency providing business support in central London.

This event is fully-funded by the European Regional Development Fund and the British Library as part of the Innovating for Growth Start-ups Programme – a series of workshops, events and advice clinics, designed to support new business and innovation in London.

Innovating for Growth is part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund

This free workshop is funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF). Please note that in order to register you will be asked to provide some information about your business status including your HMRC and/or Companies House registration number. We will keep this information strictly confidential and it will be only used to report to the ERDF about the business support delivery.


Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

British Library Business & IP Centre

96 Euston Road

London NW1 2DB

United Kingdom

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved