Do you want to email your contacts, prospects and clients, with targeted content they value that leads to conversions and sales. Email marketing campaigns are an essential part of your brand relationship strategy and plan, along with social media and networking. If you want your emails to hit your target more often and more consistently, avoid spam filters and lead to customers then you’ll want to attend. This is a practical workshop that will take you through how to use Mailchimp

If you don’t have a strategy that includes a business blog you are missing out. Come along and find out how to boost your Search Engine Optimisation and online performance via a business blog.

  • How social media and blogging can be used effectively to benefit your business
  • How to use blogs to improve your SEO and drive potential customers to your business
  • Key considerations that should be taken into account when writing a blog for business
  • How users interact with content when reading a blog and how this can impact how you structure and layout of your blog.
  • The importance of understanding your customer/target audience and designing your content accordingly
  • How to use keywords, meta-data and media to get your blog noticed

Learn to use the social media platform designed for business.

Linkedin is the main business to business social networking platform. Learn how people all over the world use linkedin to generate sales, network and expand and grow their businesses.


carry out and record risk assessments in your business

This FREE session will give businesses an awareness of health & safety issues including guidance on legal requirements for risk assessments, and the ability to carry out and record risk assessments for their own business.

Start selling your products on the largest marketplaces on the Web

Business Gateway is delivering a great free workshop aimed at helping you learn the process of setting up and selling products through some of the major online channels, Ebay, Amazon, Etsy.

This event will cover:

  • key information on why using these marketplaces will aid sales
  • the process in setting up online through these platforms
  • information on the rules and policies of these online marketplaces
  • best practice in managing sales enquiries through to posting and the importance of customer reviews and post sale care through the online marketplaces
  • how sales through these platforms can be leveraged to gain repeat sales through a business’s own website”

This workshop will help you create a robust business plan.

The workshop will look at:

  • creating a description for your business
  • the business planning process
  • efficient ways of obtaining skills and resources
  • presenting your business plan

There will also be information on additional services from Business Gateway and details of other workshops which may be appropriate for you

This workshop aims to help you identify your customers, understand your competitors and plan an effective marketing strategy.

The workshop will look at:

  • the role of marketing in your business
  • identifying your target customers
  • identifying the strengths and weaknesses of your competitors
  • market research

There will also be information on additional services from Business Gateway and details of other workshops which may be appropriate for you.


june, 2017

23jun1:30 pm- 4:30 pmMailchimp
27jun9:30 am- 11:30 amSensible Risk Assessment
27jun1:30 pm- 4:30 pmSetting up & Selling on Amazon, Ebay & Etsy
27jun1:30 pm- 4:30 pmSocial Media - Linked In
27jun2:00 pm- 4:30 pmBusiness Start Up - Business Planning