Get Business, Get Digital is a FREE service from Sedgemoor, West Somerset and Taunton Deane Councils, offering a range of support and mentoring to sole traders and small businesses living and working in these districts.
Support comes in the form of workshops and networking events in towns and villages across the districts as well as one-to-one sessions. Scores of businesses have been helped since the scheme has been running. Topics have ranged from starting a business through book keeping and marketing to social media and financial forecasting.
For more information about the wider programme, visit Get Business Get Digital. It's easy to register to attend; simply click on the event and follow the instructions.
Kick Start for Start-ups
Starting a business can be a daunting experience but help is at hand. Sedgemoor has teamed up with neighbouring councils to offer a Business Start Up Day on September 13 from 10am at The Glass Box, Taunton Library. There will talks, networking and plenty of advice to get you on the right track. The event is free and includes lunch.
The team behind the highly successful 'Get Business, Get Digital' project is holding a Business Start-Up Day packed with expert advice and tips for people planning or starting to run their own businesses.
To be held at The Glass Box, Taunton Library on Wednesday September 13 from 10am, the event will take the form of a morning workshop run by enterprise agency Business Information Point aimed at providing all the basics needed to take those first steps in trading.