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September 2019

Business Start-Up: Finance

September 25 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
InCube, 27 High Street
Paisley, Renfrewshire PA1 2AF United Kingdom
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Event details This workshop aims to give an introduction to the role of finance in business. The workshop will look at: managing a profit and loss account producing a cashflow statement working capital the different sources of finance the different legal structures of a business There will also be information on additional services from Business Gateway and details of other workshops which may be appropriate for you.   Click here to book your place

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Advertising and Promotion

September 26 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
InCube, 27 High Street
Paisley, Renfrewshire PA1 2AF United Kingdom
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Event details This workshop will give you the knowledge and skills you need to identify the best methods of promotion for your business and to produce an advertising plan to boost sales. In this workshop you will: identify what and where the markets are for your business describe the key ingredients for a successful advertisement list the cost benefits of using different ways of advertising identify the best medium for your business evaluate the benefits of setting up a website…

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October 2019

Tourism – Customer Care Essentials

October 3 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
InCube, 27 High Street
Paisley, Renfrewshire PA1 2AF United Kingdom
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This workshop will explore what good customer care looks like and will include top tips on customer care over-the-phone; face-to-face and online. It will focus on what works already and what your business needs to do to create real customer loyalty. The session will equip you with an understanding of how to deliver good customer service and will explore accreditation including accessible tourism. The importance of effectively utilising online booking platforms will also be addressed as well as guidance on…

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Social Media

October 10 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
InCube, 27 High Street
Paisley, Renfrewshire PA1 2AF United Kingdom
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This workshop will show you how to use social media: as a customer service platform to increase awareness of your brand for product/service research to improve your search engine optimisation to measure the results of your marketing By the end of the workshop you will have a good understanding of the advantages and dangers of social media. You will also have a social media action plan designed to improve your sales. Click here to book your place

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Business Start-Up: Marketing

October 15 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
InCube, 27 High Street
Paisley, Renfrewshire PA1 2AF United Kingdom
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The workshop will look at: the role of marketing in your business identifying your target customers identifying the strengths and weaknesses of your competitors market research There will also be information on additional services from Business Gateway and details of other workshops which may be appropriate for you Click here to book your place

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LinkedIn for Business (Intermediate) – DigitalBoost

October 17 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
InCube, 27 High Street
Paisley, Renfrewshire PA1 2AF United Kingdom
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Event details Want to boost your business with LinkedIn? We’ll take you beyond networking by showing you how it can market your products and promote your brand. LinkedIn can be an incredibly powerful - and profitable - business tool. Like any tool, you have to learn how to use it, and this workshop gives you expert guidance. You’ll create a LinkedIn strategy to supercharge your business via marketing and brand promotion initiatives. You’ll learn when to use personal and company…

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Business Start-Up: Business Planning

October 22 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
InCube, 27 High Street
Paisley, Renfrewshire PA1 2AF United Kingdom
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The workshop will look at: creating a description for your business the business planning process efficient ways of obtaining skills and resources presenting your business plan There will also be information on additional services from Business Gateway and details of other workshops which may be appropriate for you.   Click here to book your place

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Branding: How to Build a Brand

October 23 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
InCube, 27 High Street
Paisley, Renfrewshire PA1 2AF United Kingdom
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Branding: Who am I? Understanding your brand USP and values Defining the audience for your brand The value of provenance & telling your story as a brand How to raise the profile of your brand on social media Connecting with your audience & brand influencers The half-day workshop will be interactive, and participants will complete a worksheet during the session focused on creating and defining the characteristics of their brand. Fiona Chautard is a qualified business coach, experienced mentor and…

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Trading Online

October 24 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
InCube, 27 High Street
Paisley, Renfrewshire PA1 2AF United Kingdom
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The workshop will examine: e-commerce opportunities for your business selecting products to sell online what product catalogues and shopping carts are available appropriate payment options the importance of usability and search engine optimisation processes for order management and fulfilment distance selling regulations good practice in data security website performance measures selecting suppliers By the end of the workshop you will be able to draw up a detailed action plan to set up your online trading presence. Click here to book…

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Create a Gargoyle – Paisley Halloween 2019 Creative Craft Trail (Various times)

October 25 - October 26
Bianco E Nero, 27 Gauze Street
Paisley, PA1 1ES United Kingdom
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Inspired by Paisley Abbey Gargoyles, create your own gargoyle from clay with John Maguire Potter.    

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Business Start-Up: Finance

October 29 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
InCube, 27 High Street
Paisley, Renfrewshire PA1 2AF United Kingdom
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What to expect from this event The workshop will look at: Managing a profit and loss account Producing a cashflow statement Working capital The different sources of finance The different legal structures of a business There will also be information on additional services from Business Gateway and details of other workshops which may be appropriate for you. Click here to book your place

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Creative Toolkit – Session 1 of 3

October 30 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
InCube, 27 High Street
Paisley, Renfrewshire PA1 2AF United Kingdom
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Why am I designing/making/in business? What am I committed to? Prime your mind to be in the best state for productivity. Set your Intentions. Marion Morrison is a coach, trainer and motivational speaker who uses self leadership tools, time management techniques, confidence building and emotional resilience to help individuals clarify their goals, achieve development objectives and to unlock their potential. “Marion’s passion, dedication, enthusiasm and sparkling energy are so contagious – engage with her when you want to take charge…

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November 2019

Effective use of Social Media

November 6 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
InCube, 27 High Street
Paisley, Renfrewshire PA1 2AF United Kingdom
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What to expect from this event Social Media offers businesses a way of reaching, engaging and interacting with your customers. From driving sales, boosting your brand awareness and even conducting Marketing Research, this workshop will outline how new businesses of all sizes can utilise Social Media effectively. This session will cover: Choosing the right social media platform(s) for your business How to use Social to increase awareness of your brand, as well as to strengthen your brand associations How to…

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Business Start-Up: Marketing

November 13 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
InCube, 27 High Street
Paisley, Renfrewshire PA1 2AF United Kingdom
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What to expect from this event The workshop will look at: the role of marketing in your business identifying your target customers identifying the strengths and weaknesses of your competitors market research There will also be information on additional services from Business Gateway and details of other workshops which may be appropriate for you. Click here to book your place

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Creating Compelling Videos for your Business

November 13 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
InCube, 27 High Street
Paisley, Renfrewshire PA1 2AF United Kingdom
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What to expect from this event Video gives you the chance to interact with your customers by allowing them to get to know your business, your brand and why your products and services are what they are looking for. In fact, estimates predict that by 2019, over 60% of mobile phone usage will be to consume video content. This practical workshop aims to give you the skills and confidence to create video content for a variety of platforms, including social…

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