Redundancy to Recovery

Business Gateway Aberdeen has launched a new specialist service aimed specifically at individuals who are facing redundancy and who may be looking to start their own business. The service includes a personalised redundancy pack, one to one adviser support and four webinars. Each one-hour webinar follows the Double Diamond approach to help individuals tackle challenges in a four-phase process: 1. Discover 2. Define 3. Develop 4. Deliver Discover: Part one will focus on an idea generation workshop, with attendees looking at dierent ways to fall upon business ideas. Define: Part two will help each attendee understand the importance of market research when exploring the viability of an idea and will cover the key elements of the business model canvas for business success. Develop: Part three will focus on the start-up requirements, with each attendee gaining a plethora of information for turning an idea into a business, including legal requirements and tax. Deliver: Part four will focus on the funding and finance elements, from a personal survival budget, fixed and variable costs you will need to consider, to developing a cash flow forecast.

For further information, please visit bgateway.com/aberdeen or phone 01224 289725