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Starting a Business

Have you got a passion or a hobby you would love to turn into a business?

Is there a gap in the market that you can fill?

Do you want to be your own boss?

If you answered yes, then you could have what it takes to start your own business and we're here to help.


How we will help you get started

We offer a free confidential, impartial business advice service to guide you through the steps of setting up your own business.

Step 1

You will meet with one of our expert business advisors to discuss your business idea.

Step 2

Find out what’s involved in setting up and running a business in our starting a business workshops.

Step 3

Our business advisers will meet you on a one-to-one confidential basis to help you prepare a business plan. 

Step 4

Develop your skills and knowledge with our range of free business seminars.