The Circle Academy

THE CIRCLE ACADEMY IS A 12-WEEK INTENSIVE, PRACTICAL AND EDUCATIONAL TRAINING PROGRAMME FOR INDIVIDUALS INTERESTED IN RUNNING ‘MORE THAN PROFIT’ BUSINESSES. The programme will provide the tools and building blocks to launch and grow a More Than Profit organisation, alongside one-to-one support and guidance with industry experts as proposals are formulated and refined. FEATURES A 2 day […]

Video Production for Social Media

Video captures people's attention online and is important for engaging with your target audience. Learn how to: Create a short and effective video How to plan, shoot, edit and upload it without special kit or expertise. Get to know the various digital platforms that can be utilised to view and share video content. See what […]

Steps to Inspiring Young People with Additional Support Needs – Webinar

DYW has partnered with disability experts ENABLE Scotland to deliver an engaging new free webinar for employers to explore the steps to inspiring young people with additional support needs. Developing the Young Workforce (DYW) asks business to be more involved in informing, inspiring and hiring youth talent. Educators and businesses working together as co-investors to […]

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Business Start up: Business Planning

This webinar will help you create a robust business plan. The webinar will look at: creating a description for your business the business planning process efficient ways of obtaining skills and resources presenting your business plan

Energy Opportunities in the Egyptian Market

This webinar is targeted at all Scottish energy companies interested in discovering more about the various opportunities in the energy sector and the projects in the pipeline in Egypt. • Welcome and scene-setting: Mrs Wafaa Saad, Senior Energy Advisor, Department for International Trade, British Embassy Cairo. • Welcome speech and UK-Egypt bilateral relations: Sir Geoffrey […]

Industry Insights and Trends

Are you clued up on the key market trends for the biggest quarter ever? 2020 has seen a huge growth in online buying with consumers habits changing to fit the new normal as we tackle COVID-19. Gift giving has dramatically increased due to the lack of face to face contact from lockdown regulations meaning this […]

Bookkeeping

This webinar aims to equip you with the knowledge and skills necessary to manage your finances and comply with regulatory and legal requirements through a relevant bookkeeping system. This webinar will explain: what financial records are needed the broad principles and procedures of accounting systems how to choose accounting systems – both manual and computerised […]

European Offshore Wind Market Update – Poland

This webinar will look at familiarizing Scottish offshore wind supply chain companies with actual stage of offshore wind market development, project pipelines, business opportunities and help them identify right customers.

Financial readiness

Are you a start-up company about to embark on your first fundraising campaign? Or you are considering your next move should it be debt or equity to fund it? How do you get Funder ready? Need advice on Bank funding available and any COVID-19 funding questions? This webinar is for you!

Emerging Minds – Webinar 1: Ideas Generation

A specialist series of four webinars designed for the next generation of entrepreneurs and business owners, those looking to break into business. Ideas Generation is designed for individuals who don’t essentially have a business concept but are looking to work through the creative process to harness ideas. Participants will look at different ways to develop […]

Updated economic forecast for the global economy

The Covid-19 Pandemic’s impact on the global economy is unprecedented in modern times. On this webinar we will be joined by The Conference Board and we'll share with you the scale of the decline of the global economy and what you need to be thinking about in terms of how businesses will recover.

Emerging Minds – Webinar 2: Researching your Idea

A specialist series of four webinars designed for the next generation of entrepreneurs and business owners, those looking to break into business. This is targeted at those who already have business ideas but need to refine them before moving forward. During this session we will focus on the importance of market research and exploring the […]

How to start your own business

We have a fantastic line-up of speakers and a wide range of topics to cover to help you get your business idea off the ground. We’ll share with you some useful resources, helpful practical tips to get you started and we’ll also hear from start-up owners who will share what their journey has been like […]

Emerging Minds – Webinar 3: Structuring your Business

A specialist series of four webinars designed for the next generation of entrepreneurs and business owners, those looking to break into business. With help from an array of business information, from legal to tax requirements and everything in-between, we will help you focus on the planning needed to start your business. You will come away […]

Business support in Scotland

The webinar will provide attendees with an overview of the business support available to Scottish companies via VIBES partners and other relevant agencies, with focus on the Find Business Support website.

Emerging Minds – Webinar 4: Finance & Funding Your Business

A specialist series of four webinars designed for the next generation of entrepreneurs and business owners, those looking to break into business. The final phase before starting your business, this webinar will focus on the funding and finance elements of both starting and running your business. During this session we will help you look at […]

Renewable energy in Southeast Asia

The 10 nations of Southeast Asia have committed to generating 23% of their primary energy from renewable sources by 2025, as energy demand is forecast to rise by 50% over the same period. This represents a significant opportunity for Scottish developers and supply chain companies looking to expand their technologies and services to this region.

An Introduction To Digital Marketing

Join us for a beginners session into the world of Digital Marketing. In this workshop you will learn: > An Intro to digital marketing and the different types of digital channels you can use. > An Intro to social media and setting up a social media management tool. > An Intro to SEO & Analytics […]

Responsible Tourism – Scotland a Responsible Destination

At VisitScotland we recognise the importance of protecting those assets which are so vital to Scotland’s brand and which make Scotland so unique.  As we work together to plan for and support the rebuilding of our tourism industry, it's important, looking to the future, that we put the welfare of communities, our culture and our natural […]

Business Start up: Business Planning

This webinar will help you create a robust business plan. The webinar will look at: creating a description for your business the business planning process efficient ways of obtaining skills and resources presenting your business plan