Starting Your Business
There is a lot of support out there to help you start your business but finding the right advice can be tricky. So we’ve selected a handful of resources to help you take those first steps in establishing your exciting new venture.
See the latest available support for starting your business
Business Support Schemes
Ready, Steady, GrowReady, Steady, Grow with Virgin StartUp is a programme of activities developed to support entrepreneurs from across Greater London l
Start Up Loans
A Start Up Loan is a government-backed personal loan for business purposes. Start Up Loans of up to £25,000 are available to individuals over the age of 18 who are eligible to start a business in the UK. There are no application fees or early repayment fees. [...]
Start Your Business
The Business and IP Centre at the British Library at St Pancras has many useful free resources to help business start ups and is open six days a week, including evenings Monday - Friday. Resources include databases, publications and industry guides, which provide essential i[...]
Business Plan Review
Enterprise for London has a team of business advisers who have experience of running their own businesses and who have written, read and reviewed hundreds of business plans. Start ups can submit their business plan for professional review and advice. [...]
This one-day workshop will cover the essentials of what you need to do to set up and launch a successful business....
She Means Business is a monthly live and interactive Q&A session with experienced female founders. Each month, a female entrepreneur shares their start up story, as well as provides tips on how to grow your business with the use of digital tools, such as Facebook and Instagram....
This webinar is aimed at those who are starting, or considering starting, a limited company. It provides an overview of:
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Posted by London Growth Hub on September 28th @ 1:51 pm
Angela Small, Founder & Director of Conscious Vibes, a non-profit Community Interest Company (CIC), talks to us about the business support she received through the National Black Women’s Network and the 639 Enterprise Centre in Tottenham. Angela Small had always wanted to set up her own business but initially lacked the confidence to […]Read More
House of Greenland
Posted by London Growth Hub on September 28th @ 1:49 pm
Agathe Cury and Martin de Fleurian set up House of Greenland, a creative video agency, from their living room in early 2015. For the first few months, full timers and freelancers had to come to their place to work, which made the sofas quite crowded. Since then, they have moved to a rented office, employ […]Read More
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