Achieve your business goals in 2017 with Business Gateway

With the new year comes the opportunity for a fresh start and with Business Gateway’s support you can achieve more in 2017, whether it’s turning an idea into a venture or growing an existing one.

Millions of people across the world resolve to make themselves and their lives better at the beginning of the year. 

By accessing Business Gateway Clackmannanshire’s fully funded workshop programme you can ensure that starting or growing a business is at the top of your list of resolutions.

The free events are specially designed to cover the issues that new and current local entrepreneurs face each day including marketing, finance, social media and recruitment.

The free workshops which are held in the Alloa Business Centre, Whins Road, Alloa, include:

  • Negotiation Skills – January 24th, from 9.30 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. – This course aims to improve your negotiation skills when discussing business deals.
  • Business Start-up: Awareness Seminar – February 1st, from 9.30 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. – This workshop aims to make you aware of the various requirements involved in setting up a business.
  • Business Start-up: Business Planning – February 22nd, from 9.30 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. – This workshop will help you create a robust business plan.

Alison Davidson, Business Gateway, said: “Whether you’re thinking of setting up a business or have been operating one for a while we are here to guide you right from the beginning to when you’re ready to grow. Our workshops give you the business acumen needed to confidently develop your venture.” 

To find out more about how Business Gateway can help you set up and develop your own business call 01259 208426 or visit