When you’re building up your business it’s really helpful to get hands-on support, to develop your skills, and to meet others who are in a similar position to you.
Our friendly and inspirational events give you advice from trusted professionals on a variety of topics, and cover: starting your business; growth; finance; environmental issues; marketing and sales; and websites and social media.
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Thinking of Starting a Business? Then don’t miss our FREE 2 Day Business Essentials Workshop. This event is only for Dorset based businesses/individuals as part of eligibility criteria. There is one place available for each business. When you’re starting in business it’s important that you get the essentials right. This comprehensive, fully funded by European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), two-day workshop will provide information and guidance to help deal with the key issues that are going to be fundamental to…Find out more »
This interactive workshop is brought to you by Dorset Growth Hub. This is a beginner level workshop for businesses in Dorset which focuses on the basics of search engine optimisation. If you’re unsure as to what search engine optimisation means and how it impacts your business then this is the workshop for you. You will learn what search engine optimisation is, why it’s important and what you can do to help your search engine rankings. Learn to implement your own…Find out more »
Nine out of 10 UK internet users use Facebook (OFCOM, 2018). This gives businesses a huge opportunity.This workshop covers the basics of setting up and running a Facebook Page for business.It will include: Tips for building an audience for your Page Using your Page for customer service The difference between Page and a Group Making sense of Page Insights (analytics) Q&A on specific Page features and functions This is for you if you're considering setting up a Facebook Page, or you've…Find out more »
What does it take to become a Tier 1 Supplier? Join Dorset EMC at Loop Technologies in Dorchester on 1st May to celebrate 21 years of design and manufacturing innovation. Network with colleagues Hear how Loop Technologies are working with the MTC towards becoming a Tier 1 Supplier Learn how to de-risk introducing new technologies into your production Find out about the support and funding available to help bring new technologies on-board Visit Loop’s state of the art manufacturing site in…Find out more »
Digital tools and Productivity are both dramatically transforming the way we do business, giving the businesses that embrace digital an ever increasing advantage. In this workshop we will explore different digital tools you could be using now and how to use these tools within your business. Once we master some productivity essentials and basic digital tools we will explore how to then link these tools together to form powerful and robust automation workflows. This workshop is aimed at those who…Find out more »