Business

Learn everything you need to know to start your own business in the UK from scratch from an experienced tutor.

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Starting Your Own Business UK

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Anyone can start and build a business from scratch. In this course you will learn the principles of how to create a business in the UK. Whether you have an idea for a future venture or you already have a side-line business whilst studying, this course will help you consider your vision and explore the opportunities available.

Requirements

If you are not confident using a PC and mouse, then please take a look at our Digital Basic ICT course. This course is designed for PC and Laptop users.

Audience

This business course is aimed at students and individuals.

Course description

  • The entrepreneurial learning cycle.
  • The opportunity business model: the importance of sharing your vision.
  • Vision and opportunity in successful businesses.
  • Writing a core value proposition.
  • Introduction to writing a robust business plan.
  • The importance of people, teams and networks within business.
  • Roles within a team.
  • Methods to develop a team.
  • Formal and informal business networks.
  • How to build and expand a professional network
    The business plan: identifying people, teams and networks.
  • Define a market: identifying customers and competitors.
  • The theory of understanding markets: the differences between a market and an industry.
  • Analyse a market: the market size and its potential.
  • How to determine a business’ target market.
  • Competitor analysis.
  • How to target specific customers.
  • The business plan: customers and competitors.
  • The options available to raise capital for new ventures
  • Financial support in your locality.
  • How to fund the expansion of a business
  • An introduction to crowdfunding.
  • Pitch your business idea, product or service.
  • The business plan: funding a business.

An experienced tutor delivers the course with a great deal of expertise in teaching Business skills in an entertaining, patient and informative way.

Note: Private Classes are delivered in our training centre based in Govan or your chosen location. Your chosen location should be near Glasgow or surrounded area.

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