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Plan to grow your business
Do you want to grow your business - trade internationally, develop a new product range or take on more staff? We’ve helped a lot of businesses through our intensive Innovating for Growth programme and as a result we’ve seen entrepreneurs become more confident in their business and increase profits exponentially. This could be you – read on to find out more.
This article helps to describe the difference between descriptive, comparative & relationship-based quantitative research questions for surveys
The Business & IP Centre outlines how to draft effective questions suitable for qualitative one-to-one or focus group interviews
The Business & IP Centre demonstrates how to collect quantitative data to help inform business strategy and decision-making
Discover how SWOT analysis can inform the growth strategy of your business by identifying your strengths & weaknesses internally & externally in the industry.
Learn the ropes of social media marketing and how to measure the success of your social campaigns across the likes of Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.
Our four tips for the perfect elevator pitch will help you to hone down your business description into something short, snappy and effective.
The way you approach business networking can easily determine how successful you are in creating new contacts and clients. Find out what things to focus on, and what you need to avoid.
Upcoming workshops & events
Learn how to get customers to buy from you without being a typical sales salesperson.
Learn how intellectual property can protect you and help you profit from your business idea.
In this practical workshop, all the key issues are covered to help you make your product idea a reality.
This hands-on workshop will teach you practical skills on Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) and how it can improve the online visibility of your business.
Imran Merza and Taz Basunia, Jealous Sweets
…One of the most invaluable things about coming to the Centre is networking with other budding entrepreneurs…
Jessica Rose, London Jewellery School