Our aim is to help northern Devon develop a successful business community. Our friendly team of business professionals offer a range of services including:
• Help to start your new business
• Business planning & cash flow forecasting
• Support during early days of trading
• Sourcing finance
• Helping your existing business to develop and grow
• Other specialist support
These services are delivered in a number of ways including 1-2-1 meetings, diagnostic sessions and group workshops covering a range of topics.
Wherever you are in your business life cycle our team has the skills to give you practical help and advice.
Please see our latest workshop timetable for people registered on our free Business Support Programme –
if you are not registered please call Vicky Fether on 01237 428 834 to find out how to register and access
Principles of GDPR - Start up & Grow
Monday 14th October 9.30am – 1.00pm
Outline the data protection principles applicable to GDPR and apply these principles as appropriate
Identify ‘personal data’ and ‘special categories of personal data’ and their processing conditions
Outline the rights of individual data subjects found in the GDPR
Know how to get started and maintain consistency
Know where to go for help and advice
Writing a Business Plan
Tuesday 15th October 9.30am – 12.30pm
Digital - Growth Support
Tuesday 8th October 9.30am – 12.30pm
SEO, Google Analytics and Social Media
Wednesday 16th October 1.30pm – 4.30pm
Finance for Business
Thursday 17th October 9.30am – 12.30pm
Digital - Start up & Grow
Wednesday 23rd October 9.30am – 12.30pm
Facebook marketing and advertising
Making Tax Digital - Start up & Grow
Thursday 24th October 9.30am – 12.45pm
Online Branding - Growth Support
Friday 25th October 9.30am – 12.30pm
This seminar is aimed at helping you to understand how to stand out from a very competitive crowd online but having the right branding, messaging and positioning for your potential customers.
The Growth Support Programme has been made available to support existing businesses wishing to grow, expand or who just wish to have an outside view of their current business.
The Start Up & Grow Programme has been made available to support pre-start businesses who have the potential for growth and to create employment opportunities.
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