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Workshops & Seminars

18August

Social Media Advanced Marketing- Webinar

Location: When: 09:30 to 11:30 This course takes the experienced social media user to the next level This 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.  Please note: A link and any further information you require to access the webinar will be included in your booking confirmation email.

25August

Trading Online- Webinar

Location: When: 09:30 to 11:30 This webinar aims to enable you to set up and manage an effective online trading presence. The webinar will examine: e-commerce opportunities for your businessselecting products to sell onlinewhat product catalogues and shopping carts are availableappropriate payment optionsthe importance of usability and search engine optimisationprocesses for order management and fulfilmentdistance selling regulationsgood practice in data securitywebsite performance measuressel

31August

Business Expenses and Capital Allowances- Webinar

Location: When: 09:30 to 11:00 Find 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.  Please note: A link and any further information you require to access the webinar will be included in your booking confirmation email. Please log on in plenty of time to enter your details at the start of the session.

05September

Bookkeeping - Webinar

Location: When: 09:30 to 11:30 This webinar aims to equip you with the knowledge and skills necessary to manage your finances and comply with regulatory and legal requirements through a relevant bookkeeping system.

05September

Start Up - Business Planning, Finance, Marketing Workshop- Webinar

Location: When: 18:00 to 20:00 This 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. Please note: A link and any further information you require to access the webinar will be included in your booking confirmation email.

06September

An Introduction to Running Your New Business- Webinar

Location: When: 18:00 to 18:30 A short, informal session where you can find out more about setting up your own business and becoming self-employed.  Find out how to set up your business, any legal requirements that you may need to put in place and identify any resources you may need. We’ll provide a quick overview on the key services Business Gateway Fife offers and hopefully help you make the decision as to whether self-employment is right for you and what the next steps will be.  

08September

WordPress Intermediate- Webinar

Location: When: 09:30 to 11:30 On this course we look at selecting and installing themes, security in more depth, extending your WordPress site functionality by selecting and installing plugins, search engine optimisation, Google Analytics, contact forms. Requirements:This course assumes that you already have a WordPress website and that you have a good knowledge of the basic functions covered in the WordPress for Beginners course.  Please note: A link and any further information you require to access the webinar will be

12September

Marketing Your Business - Webinar

Location: When: 09:30 to 11:30 This webinar will help you create a realistic marketing plan. It is designed to improve how you market your business and increase sales.

13September

Produce Your Own Video Content -Professionally- Webinar

Location: When: 09:30 to 11:30 This enlightening workshop will show you how to present your video content professionally and how you already have the tools in your hands – literally! Many organisations simply don’t have the budget for professional video production.

14September

Newly Self-Employed - The Basics- Webinar

Location: When: 09:30 to 11:00 Find out how to register your business with HMRC, what is meant by employment status and the different classes of NI contributions. Find out about what record keeping you need to carry out and understand the tax return cycle, payments to HMRC and possible penalties.Please note: A link and any further information you require to access the webinar will be included in your booking confirmation email. Please log on in plenty of time to enter your details at the start of the session.