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What we offer

If you have a business idea, are in the early stages of starting your business or running an existing business, Enterprise Centres provide great information and tools to help you get off to the right start and avoid costly mistakes:

How to get started in business:

  • what it takes to be successful
  • evaluating opportunities
  • whether to buy or start a new business
  • marketing, finance and compliance issues
  • what registrations licences and permits you need
  • putting it all together in a business plan.

How to promote your business:

  • take control of your marketing
  • develop a step-by-step marketing strategy
  • effectively use the web and online tools
  • deciding which promotional techniques to use
  • building customer relationships.

How to plan for business success:

  • how and why you should plan
  • business planning tools
  • preparing an action plan
  • financial management and budgeting.

How to effectively manage a business:

  • basic book-keeping
  • managing cash flow
  • meeting compliance requirements
  • staffing
  • developing your own business skills.

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