1st Steps to Start-Up – FREE 2 Day Workshop in Lowestoft

If you’re starting a new business or have been trading for less than one year and reside or your business operates in Norfolk or Suffolk then don’t miss the opportunity to attend one of our “First Steps to Start Up” courses. On this two day workshop, our experienced, professional trainers will guide you through the main consideration areas, giving you a firm foundation on which to build your business.


  • Date 13th May, 2019
  • Time 9:30am - 4:30pm
  • Venue North East Suffolk Business Centre, 52 Pinbush Road, South Lowestoft Industrial Estate, Lowestoft, Suffolk, NR33 7NQ

Event Description

Before booking, please note that it’s compulsory to attend both days (this is a two day event).

Day 1 – Key Areas in Starting Up | 9:30 – 16:30, 13th May 2019

  • How to undertake Market Research
  • Different types of Business Structure (Sole Trader / Limited Company)
  • How to register with the tax authorities (HMRC)
  • Business names – legal considerations
  • Sources of Business Start finance
  • Business Plan Structure
  • Logo / Branding considerations
  • How to produce engaging advertisements
  • Web Site options and how Search Engines work
  • Social Media considerations
  • How to write a Press Release
  • Networking tips

Day 2 – Provides a full introduction to business finance  9.30 – 16.30, 14th May 2019

You will be given the opportunity to work on your own business projections, utilising the spreadsheet template provided. With full assistance and support from the Nwes trainers, the integrated spreadsheet can be tailored to your business to produce;

  • Personal budgets
  • Start-up costs
  • Sales forecast
  • Cash flow forecast
  • Profit and loss forecast



“this really was an excellent day – without this course I would definitely have made some basic mistakes thankyou!”

“the course totally changed the way I look at business … so glad I invested the time to attend… I can’t recommend it enough”

“thankyou for your excellent support…. The material covered, and the friendly presentation style really brought the subjects alive”

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