Training & Workshops

From understanding social enterprise to writing a business plan, our free workshops help you gain the knowledge you need to start and run your social enterprise.

Cash flow Forecasting- Edinburgh

Keeping a close eye on your business finances, and predicting future turnover is crucial for the sustainability of any social enterprise. This practical workshop will help start up and pre-start social entrepreneurs understand forecasting and manage cashflow.

15/01/2020 10:30-12:30 Firstport , 16-17 Montgomery Street Lane , Edinburgh , EH7 5JT
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Cash flow Forecasting- Glasgow

Keeping a close eye on your business finances, and predicting future turnover is crucial for the sustainability of any social enterprise. This practical workshop will help start up and pre-start social entrepreneurs understand forecasting and manage cashflow.

16/01/2020 10:30-12:30 Tobacco Merchant House , 42 Miller St, Glasgow , G1 1DT
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Branding and Marketing- Dundee

Building a strong brand is crucial for business success, and social enterprises are no different. This workshop provides a useful introduction to the essentials of branding and marketing.

How business presents itself to the outside world is crucial, but there’s much more to branding and marketing than simply designing a logo. In this workshop you will develop a deeper understanding of the vital components which go into building a strong brand.

In the session you will have the opportunity to explore marketing trends and strategies which can be applied to your own business. You’ll also begin to work out ways to build a brand which is in line with the social/environmental and commercial aims of your own social enterprise.

20/02/2020 13:30-15:30 Abertay University, Bell Street, Dundee, DD1 1HG
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Branding and Marketing- Glasgow

Building a strong brand is crucial for business success, and social enterprises are no different. This workshop provides a useful introduction to the essentials of branding and marketing.

How business presents itself to the outside world is crucial, but there’s much more to branding and marketing than simply designing a logo. In this workshop you will develop a deeper understanding of the vital components which go into building a strong brand.

In the session you will have the opportunity to explore marketing trends and strategies which can be applied to your own business. You’ll also begin to work out ways to build a brand which is in line with the social/environmental and commercial aims of your own social enterprise.

25/02/2020 14:00-16:00 Tobacco Merchants House, 42 Miller Street, Glasgow , G1 1DT
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Legal Structures- Inverness

Understanding legal structures for social enterprise and business can be daunting, even for the most enthusiastic entrepreneur. This workshop will explain the different legal structures to help you decide which is best for your business.

09/03/2020 13:30-15:30 Impact Hub , 67a Castle Street, Inverness , IV2 3DU
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Cash Flow Forecasting- Dundee

Keeping a close eye on your business finances, and predicting future turnover is crucial for the sustainability of any social enterprise. This practical workshop will help start up and pre-start social entrepreneurs understand forecasting and manage cashflow.

19/03/2020 13:30-15:30 Abertay University, Bell Street , Dundee, DD1 1HG
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Legal Structures- Edinburgh

Understanding legal structures for social enterprise and business can be daunting, even for the most enthusiastic entrepreneur. This workshop will explain the different legal structures to help you decide which is best for your business.

23/03/2020 13:30-15:30 Firstport, 16-17 Montgomery Street Lane, Edinburgh, EH75JT
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Legal Structures- Kilmarnock

Understanding legal structures for social enterprise and business can be daunting, even for the most enthusiastic entrepreneur. This workshop will explain the different legal structures to help you decide which is best for your business.

07/04/2020 10:30-00:30 TBC, Kilmarnock
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Planning and Delivery- Edinburgh

The aim of this training workshop is to help you develop a plan for your social enterprise which includes equal focus on the commercial and social and/or environmental elements. The session provides practical tools to support business planning and delivery, and will offer greater insight to how social enterprise business models work. It will outline […]

16/04/2020 13:30-15:30 Firstport, 5-7 Montgomery Street Lane, Edinburgh , EH75JT
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