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 […]

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

Getting Ready for Black Friday

With online spending on the rise, could this be the biggest Black Friday yet? Is your business prepared for the increase in traffic? From site speed to unique promotional concepts, learn how to create excitement, attract attention and drive sales on one of the busiest shopping weekends of the year. Black Friday is no longer […]

Business Start-Up: Finance

The webinar will look at: managing a profit and loss account producing a cashflow statement working capital the different sources of finance the different legal structures of a business

Business culture for UK and Scottish brands in Japan

Japan remains as an important export market in Asia for Scotland’s consumer lifestyle sector. The webinar with an invited external expert is to provide the latest information on the sector in the Japanese market. This webinar is aimed at Scottish companies working in the Consumer Lifestyle sector (textile, knitwear, home, beauty, lifestyle etc) who have […]

Instagram for Business

Thinking about using Instagram to communicate with customers and of course potential customers? Want to showcase your products or services using it? During this webinar we will cover: Moving from being a beginner to knowing enough to gain commercial benefit from the use of Instagram. Learn which type of audience you can reach via this platform […]

Covid19, Where are we now and what next for landlords?

In April this year various temporary changes to existing landlord and tenant laws were introduced in response COVID19. The Coronavirus (Scotland) Act 2020 has now been extended to 31 March 2021 and some further changes have been made. The ‘errors in notices’ provisions are now also likely to become more relevant given that many landlords, […]

Twitter & Hootsuite (Intermediate)

This webinar will help you develop and hone your social media strategy in order to amplify your message. You will gain a deeper understanding of where Twitter fits into your overall plan, how it relates to other platforms, and the relative benefits of sponsored posts, as well as how to create them. We will also […]

Website User Experience and Internationalisation Masterclass

Developing the international market for your products and services can be considerably enhanced by ensuring your website is optimised for international website visitors. This Masterclass will introduce you to the many factors that make for a better international user experience including language, currency and localisation. This workshop will cover the following areas: • What is […]

Embedding Covid compliance in a manufacturing setting

This webinar is open to anyone from across the manufacturing supply chain. Hosted by SMAS, this webinar will feature Roddy MacKenzie and John Harris from Catalent Pharma Solutions in Bathgate, who will present their approach to protecting their workforce with new ways of working in order to continue to adhere to COVID regulations.

Redundancy to Recovery Webinar 1: Discover – Ideas Generation

A specialist series of 4 webinars which have been designed specifically for people facing redundancy. This webinar is ideal for someone who does not specifically have an idea for a business and is looking to work through the process of Ideas Generation, attendees will be looking at different ways to fall upon business ideas. 

Digital Marketing (Intermediate)

Join us for an in-depth look into the world of Digital Marketing. In this workshop you will learn: > Digital Marketing audit & research tools > Social Media Advertising > Analytics, Google My Business & Google Search Console > Writing for SEO + content outreach > Intro to Google Advertising > Analysing & reporting on […]

Redundancy to Recovery Webinar 2: Define – Researching your Idea

A specialist series of 4 webinars which have been designed specifically for people facing redundancy. This webinar is ideal for someone who already has some business ideas but is looking to define which one they will move forward. During the session we will focus on the importance of market research exploring the viability of an idea […]

Redundancy to Recovery Webinar 3: Develop – Structuring your Business

A specialist series of 4 webinars which have been designed specifically for people facing redundancy. This webinar will focus on planning to actually start your business, providing a plethora of information including legal and tax requirements, you will come away with a to do list to assist you to prepare for starting your business.

Redundancy to Recovery Webinar 4: Deliver – Finance and Funding your Business

A specialist series of 4 webinars which have been designed specifically for people facing redundancy. This webinar is the final phase before starting your business, focusing on the funding and finance elements of both start up and running your business. During this session you will look at personal survival budgets, start-up costs, fixed and variable […]

LinkedIn for Business

LinkedIn can be an incredibly powerful - and profitable - business tool. Like any tool, you must learn how to use it, and this webinar gives you expert guidance. You will: Create a LinkedIn strategy to supercharge your business via marketing and brand promotion initiatives. Learn when to use personal and company profiles and how […]

Manage change by using technology and the design of your workspace

Manage change by using technology and the design of your workspace How can you give your employees the tools and guidance they need, both virtually and in the workplace, to remain motivated and healthy? Join us for this interactive online workshop for expert tips and advice to help your business navigate the challenges ahead and […]