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Business Support Resources
These pages contain all the information you need around the support services on offer to existing businesses, new investors to the area and start-ups in South Gloucestershire. Click here to download the Library Information Service PDF.
The council is working in partnership to provide workshops to businesses based in South Gloucestershire looking for support, or for new/prospective start-ups. For more information and to book your place on these free events, click on the relevant links below. Alternatively, contact the workshop providers for more information.
For a comprehensive list of Government business support interventions, please click on the Government Support link to the left of this page. Click here to calculate your business rates.
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South Gloucestershire Council, in partnership with local business training providers, will be scheduling forthcoming workshops at Bristol & Bath Science Park (Emerson Green), Bizspace (Bradley Stoke) & Station Road Works (Kingswood), from April 2019 onward (Times & Dates to be confirmed):
Social Media | Entrepreneurial Wellbeing | Human Resource | Blogging For Business
Digital Marketing | Inspirational Speaking | Telemarketing | Retail
Further workshops on start ups, business planning, leadership and management, website design plus more, are being planned.
Business management workshops delivered by Business Doctors | FT
Leadership & Management – how to get more from your business, 27th June 2018, 9:30am-12:30pm @ BBSP
Leadership & Management – how to get more from your business, 5th February 2019, 9:30am-12:30pm @BBSP
Email: email@example.com for more details
Elevate your sales workshops delivered by Elevate your Business | FT
Develop your elevate pitch and networking skills, 15th June 2018, 09:30-12:30 @ BBSP
Develop your elevate pitch and networking skills, 7th September 2018, 09:30-12:30 @ BBSP
Email: Lou@elevateyourbusiness.co.uk for more details
Introduction to social media for business owners delivered by Socialable
Facebook: the fundamentals – 18 December 2018, 09:30-12:30 @ BBSP
Introduction to social media workshop, 18 January 2019, 09:30-12:30 @ BBSP
Introduction to social media, 25 February 2019, 09:30 – 12:30 @ BBSP
Facebook: the fundamentals, 26 March 2019, 09:30 – 12:30 @ BBSP
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org for more details
Discover your bounce workshops | FT
The Four Pillars of Success and Wellbeing for modern entrepreneur, 21st May, 10:00-12:00 @ BBSP
The Four Pillars of Success and Wellbeing for modern entrepreneur, 13th September, 10:00-12:00 @ BBSP
Engage Level One Mind and Vision, 18th October 2018, 10:00-12:00 @ BBSP
Engage Level One Body and Spirit, 9th November 2018, 10:00-12:00 @ BBSP
The Four Elements of Success and Wellbeing for the modern entrepreneur, 31 Jan 2019, 10:00 – 12:00 @ BBSP
Engage Level One Mind and Vision, 21st February 2019, 10:00-12:00 @ BBSP
Engage Level One Body and Spirit, 21st March 2019, 10-12:00 @ BBSP
Email: email@example.com for more details
Women’s business networking event delivered by Red Door Coaching & Training | FT
Conquer The Telephone Monster | FT
Conquer the telephone monster, 12th December 2018, 13:30-15:30 @ BBSP
Email: Orion@abbot-davies.com for more details
CEC Marketing | FT
Email Marketing Strategy, 24th January 2019, 9.30-12.30 @ BBSP
Email: Christine@cecmarketing.co.uk for more details
HR Services Bristol | FT
Good Employment Practise 1, 22nd January 2019, 10.00-12.00 @ BBSP
Good Employment Practise 2, 5th February 2019, 10.00-12.00 @ BBSP
Good Employment Practise 3, 19th February 2019, 10.00-12.00 @ BBSP
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org for more details
Blogging for Business
Blogging for Business, 28th March 2019, 09:30-12:30 @ BBSP
Email: email@example.com for more details
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org for more details
Locate to Avonmouth Severnside
With a strategic location and immense development area, Avonmouth Severnside is a prime location for businesses thinking big and operating nationally or internationally.
Locate to Filton
A world-class area rich in aerospace technology, manufacturing and engineering. Thanks to unlocked development land, invest in your business on a reputation of excellence.
Locate to Emersons Green
An excellent new enterprise area that provides the environment, space, flexibility and support for science, research and innovation businesses to locate, flourish, grow.