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Workshops & Seminars

10August

Bookkeeping

Location: When: 09:30 to 10:30 ONLINE COURSE- During the Coronavirus restriction period 

10August

Start Up - Business Planning, Finance, Marketing Workshop

Location: When: 18:00 to 19:00 ONLINE COURSE- During the Coronavirus restriction periodThis workshop covers the business planning process including how to prepare your business plan, produce a cashflow forecast and find out what sources of finance are available. You will also find out about marketing, how to identify your target customers, the strengths and weaknesses of your competitors and how to carry out basic market research. You can book this event Online or call 01592 858333 to reserve your place

12August

Video Production for Social Media - DigitalBoost

Location: When: 09:30 to 11:00 ONLINE COURSE- During the Coronavirus restriction period Discover why the use of video helps people find your brand or website and how this kind of content has become a powerful way to engage with your audience. Learn how to create a short and effective video without pain or expense, including how to plan, shoot, edit and upload it without special kit or expertise. Get to know the various digital platforms that can be utilised to view and share video content. See what editing apps are available and how to add music and subtitles.

12August

An Introduction to Running Your New Business

Location: When: 18:00 to 18:30 ONLINE COURSE- During the Coronavirus restriction periodAn informal session where you can find out more about starting up in self employment.  What you need to know, who can help and what services can you access.  In 1 hour you can find the answers to these questions and meet others who are in the same situation.

18August

Business Expenses and Capital Allowances

Location: When: 09:30 to 10:30 ONLINE COURSE- During the Coronavirus restriction periodFind out what allowable business expenses are and how to work out your tax allowances. How to recognise the most common types of allowable business expenses, the different ways to work out your motoring expenses and the capital allowances for cars, other vehicles and equipment.

19August

Social Media Basic Marketing

Location: When: 09:30 to 10:30 ONLINE COURSE- During the Coronavirus restriction period This course introduces delegates to social media for business and explains how it fits in with their overall marketing strategy.This course introduces delegates to social media for business and explains how it fits in with their overall marketing strategy. Find out how to identify the best choice for your business, work out what sort of content to post and how to measure the effectiveness of your efforts."

20August

Producing Engaging Online Content (Intermediate) – DigitalBoost

Location: When: 09:30 to 11:00 ONLINE COURSE- During the Coronavirus restriction period 

24August

Newly Self-Employed - The Basics

Location: When: 09:30 to 10:30 ONLINE COURSE- During the Coronavirus restriction periodFind out how to register your business with HMRC, what is meant by employment status and the different classes of NI contributions. You will also find out how to create and maintain a basic record keeping system and understand the tax return cycle, payments to HMRC and possible penalties.

25August

Social Media Advanced Marketing

Location: When: 09:30 to 10:30 ONLINE COURSE- During the Coronavirus restriction periodThis course takes the experienced social media user to the next levelThis course takes the experienced social media user to the next level. From examining a wider range of social media channels, assessing social media management tools through to monitoring your competitors. You’ll also find about the metrics you should be watching and get top tips on the rules you shouldn’t break.

26August

Trading Online

Location: When: 09:30 to 10:30 ONLINE COURSE- During the Coronavirus restriction periodBy the end of this workshop you will be able to draw up a detailed action plan to set up your online trading presence.The workshop will examine: