Thinking about starting your own business? Need to understand the basics of economics and balancing the books? Want to improve your employability? Our range of professional courses can help you get your start-up off the ground, improve your job-hunting prospects, and help you learn or develop new skills.
Introduction to Bookkeeping: thinking about keeping records of your business or develop your accounting skills add a valuable addition to your CV. The course helps you to gain knowledge of bookkeeping practices and procedures that underpin accurate business recording.
The blog is the very heart of content marketing. Your blog is a vitally important part of getting found on searches, driving traffic to your site and offering value to your visitors. This practical, hands-on course will give you a thorough understanding of the what, why and how of good blogging.
This introduction to financial modelling, business planning and marketing for new businesses in the creative industries will cover: market research, prototyping, marketing, innovation, incorporation, intellectual property, management structure, financial projections, pitches and presentations.
Are you thinking of starting your own business? Looking for the flexibility that self-employment can bring? Turning a hobby into an income? This informative, one-day workshop will take you through the key steps you need to follow to turn your idea into reality.
Discover how to use your voice, body language and words to enhance the way you come across to others. Skills include establishing rapport, assertive posture and gesture, vocal energy, projecting an effective personal style, sensitive listening and communicating with care and conviction. Please note: this course is non-transferable or refundable.
Influence your meetings in a clear confident and assertive way, leading to effective decision making. Skills include making persuasive contributions, motivating, rapport, body language, and overcoming resistance. Please note: this course is non-transferable or refundable.
An elevator pitch is a brief, persuasive speech that you use to introduce yourself and what you do. With a good pitch, you can avoid rambling, sound professional, and introduce your business with confidence when someone asks “What do you do?”.