Where are you now and where do you want to be in 6, 12 or 18 months’ time? What do you need to do to bridge the gap? This session will show you how strategic business planning is key to long term success and help you to put one together.

Designed to cover everything you need to know to take a bright idea from concept to reality, these free one hour Be Your Own Boss evening seminars are for students and staff who want to find out more about the world of business and entrepreneurship.

How do I protect my ideas? How do I market a new business or product? How do I balance the books? How can I test my idea out? Where can I get funding from? How do I stay inspired?

Delivered by expert practitioners who are also successful entrepreneurs in a wide range of fields, these seminars will give you invaluable hands-on tips and advice for launching your big ideas into a crowded marketplace.

There’s also time after each seminar to network and enjoy refreshments with our experts and other like-minded people.