Starting out in business? Here are some useful resources...
There are lots of things to consider when you decide to take the leap and go into business. This can make it a slightly stressful - but also very exciting - time! Every business starts somewhere, and we understand that the very beginning can be the time when you need the most help. We’re always here to help entrepreneurs navigate their business journey.
We can help you to understand all the things that need to be considered as a start-up business, so please get in touch if you, or someone you know, is considering taking the leap into business.
Some useful resources for start-up businesses can be found via the following links:
Xero (cloud accounting software) provide a useful guide of 17 essentials to do before starting a business.
AD:VENTURE provide fully funded support for people looking to start and grow a business across the Leeds City Region & West Yorkshire.
Princes Trust help young people to start their own business. They work with 18 to 30-year-olds living in the UK to turn big ideas into a reality.
Help to Grow: Digital provides support and discounts to help small and medium-sized UK businesses find, buy and adopt digital technologies to improve productivity.
Provided by Kick Off in Business, this is a one week interactive online business start-up and self-employment course.
PAPI encourages innovation with 40% capital grants of up to £20k to support the development of new products or services. Their grants and workshops are open to SMEs in York, North Yorkshire and Leeds City Region.