If you are about to start your own business you are in the right place for practical advice and support. We can point you to experienced people who are able to guide you at every step of the way, as well as online resources to help answer all your questions.
Whatever you need to know whether it is how to draw up a business plan to what type of insurance you need, or where to look for the right premises, we can help.
We understand it takes a leap of faith to become a business owner and at Business Compass we can help guide you while you take that all-important first step.
Together with our business partners we have expertise on hand to guide you to financial support for a range of aspects connected to setting up a company. There is funding for advisors if that is what your business requires, where a private sector specialist sits down with you to listen to your plans. They will then help you draw up a strategy for the development of the company, where its main markets will be, what you need to achieve your aims and how to overcome any obstacles.
There are also funding streams for business support including recruiting for your first staff members, training for employees, export advice to name a few.
The list below shows the support that is available through our partners, if you can’t find what you need here then simply contact us and we will guide you through the support available.