Erewash Partnership Events

Erewash Partnership Events 2018


 

Thinking of starting your own business?

Do you want to be your own boss?

 
Do you have the beginnings of a business idea that could make you money?
 
Erewash Partnership Ltd will be delivering the programme on behalf of East Midlands Chamber of Commerce throughout Erewash and Amber Valley.
 
What do I need to do first?
 
Whatever stage your business idea is at, this programme can offer you all the support you need to become a successful entrepreneur and enable you to get your business started!
 
We need you to enrol and register in the first instance. We will discuss with you a package of support tailored to meet your individual needs and will arrange the most suitable workshops for you to attend in line with your skills and experience.
 
To be eligible for this initiative, you must be live in and be a resident of Erewash or Amber Valley.


Your Business – Getting the Basics Right (1)

Erewash - Wednesday 11th April 2018 at 9.30am - 12.30pm
Eventbrite - Workshop 1 - Your Business getting the basics right - Long Eaton
Amber Valley - Tuesday 11th September 2018 at 9.30am - 12.30pm
Eventbrite - D2 Workshop 1 - Your Business getting the basics right - Ripley Town Hall

•    Understanding what is involved in establishing and running a successful small business.
•    Explaining your product and potential customers to a wider audience.
•    Reviewing and developing a customer focused process for running your new business.
•    Being clear on what your priorities are in the business planning / start up process.
 

Understanding Your Market and How to Reach It (2)

Erewash - Monday 23rd April 2018 at 12.30pm - 4.30pm
Eventbrite - Workshop 2 - Understanding your market and how to reach it - Long Eaton
Amber Valley - Monday 24th September 2018 at 12.30pm - 4.30pm 
Eventbrite - D2 Workshop 2 - Understanding your market and how to reach it - Ripley Town Hall

•    Undertaking meaningful Market Research for your new business.
•    Undertaking meaningful Competitor Analysis for your business.
•    Understanding the marketing messages that will best promote your products.
•    Identifying the most cost effective ways to get your messages across to potential customers.


Business Planning for Start Up and Beyond (3)

Erewash - Tuesday 8th May 2018 at 9.30am - 12.30pm
Eventbrite - Workshop 3 - Business planning for start-up and beyond - Long Eaton
Amber Valley - Friday 5th October 2018 at 9.30am - 12.30pm 
Eventbrite - D2 Workshop 3 - Business planning for start-up and beyond - Ripley Town Hall

•    How a business plan will help you launch your new business and manage the development of the business in future years.
•    Identify and analyse the factors that might affect the success of your business.
•    Produce a working business plan that can be easily updated on a regular basis.



Bookkeeping (4)

Erewash - Thursday 17th May 2018 at 12.30pm - 4.30pm 
Eventbrite - D2 Workshop 4 - Bookkeeping - Long Eaton
Amber Valley - Wednesday 17th October 2018 at 12.30pm - 4.30pm 
Eventbrite - D2 Workshop 4 - Bookkeeping - Ripley Town Hall
 
•    Keeping Financial Records
•    Tax returns
•    Allowable Expenses
•    Non-allowable Expenses
•    Capital Expenditure
•    Basic bookkeeping exercise



Getting started with Facebook, Twitter and Instagram (5)

Erewash - Friday 25th May 2018 at 9.30am - 12.30pm 
Eventbrite - Workshop 5 - Get started with Social Media, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram - Long Eaton
Amber Valley - Thursday 25th October 2018 at 9.30am - 12.30pm
Eventbrite - D2 Workshop 5 - Get started with Social Media - Facebook, Twitter and Instagram - Ripley Town Hall

Overview:
This Social media marketing workshop discusses social media strategy and how to get noticed by current and potential customers. Platforms like Instagram, Twitter and Facebook are powerful tools but the most important thing about social media marketing isn’t always the technology. It’s the people and how they use that technology to create, publish, share and interact

The main benefits of social media marketing include:
Communicate directly with the target market in an informal setting
Build relationships of trust and credibility with the target audience
Conduct detailed market research
Reach customers worldwide
Relatively inexpensive
Obtain direct feedback from targeted customers and markets
 
Workshop Structure:
Benefits of social media
Goal setting
Your audience
What social channels to use  
Setting up a Facebook page, twitter and Instagram account
Producing effective content 
Engagement

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