Business Basics for Sole Traders and Small Companies Business Basics for Sole Traders and Small Companies

Businesses do not fail because of a lack of money. They fail because of a lack of knowledge. Plumbers can be good plumbers, accountants can be good accountants and hairdressers can be good hairdressers, but that do not necessarily mean they know how to run a business!


Ade Bowen has a degree in Business Administration, worked as a Marketing Manager and run his own award winning business as a sole trader. He will share his knowledge and experience in this practical course packed with lots of tips to help you run your business as a business.


This course is useful for anyone thinking of starting their own business or who is running their own business and could do with some guidance.  Over 4 weeks it will cover:

Starting up - SWOT analysis, mission statements, 5 year plans
Market Research - How to get it and what to do with it
Marketing - the 5 P's, USP, how to design eye catching copy and images.
Time management - spending time on your business, not in your business.

Starts 4th June
4 weeks.  £30 or £10 per session.
Tuesdays. 7:30pm to 9:30pm