Business Gateway - Clackmannanshire

If you're thinking about starting a business in Scotland, your first point of call should be your local Business Gateway, a one-stop-shop for information, advice and support. Ceteris is the Business Gateway outlet in Clackmannanshire and our advisers provide up-to-date impartial advice on all aspects of starting and growing a business, including raising finance, conducting market research, employing people, business planning, book-keeping and much more.

We provide a programme of free workshops and events where you can develop essential skills enabling you to manage the day-to-day running of your new business, as well as our own programme of commercial training on IT and more in depth business development issues. We also offer as many opportunities as possible for you to meet other local people going through the same start up process and challenges.

There is a wealth of useful information available at the Business Gateway website – www.bgateway.com – including choosing your legal status, legislation surrounding your sector and tax, insurance and employing staff. If you want to receive any of the information in the list below for FREE then the Business Gateway Information Service is who you need to contact on 0300 013 4753 or emailing info@bgateway.com

  • Market research reports
  • Tailored company lists
  • Demographics and statistics
  • International market reports
  • Commercial property searches

For a list of all your local FREE Business Gateway events please click here

Whether you are looking for start-up or growth advice, our advisers can provide a vast amount of information and advice. For example:

  • 1-2-1 support
  • Start-up training programme (4 sessions)
  • Business growth advice
  • Growth workshops
  • Developing a marketing strategy
  • Help with exporting opportunities
  • Support with E-Commerce & Digital Business Elements

Our Business Adviser will co-ordinate and can help you apply for the support on behalf of your business, allowing you to focus on running your business. To find out more call 01259 726430 or email businessgateway@ceteris.co.uk