Start Up Support

Starting a business is tough and knowing what to do first and where to start needs the support of experienced consultants. This puts our Coaching and Mentoring Service central within our Business Support offer.

Our support falls into 2 main areas:

Pre-Start and Start-up Coaching & Mentoring Support including: 

  • Initial Review of business idea and review of competency of individual plus brief review of finance required and potential sources of investments, savings and loans etc to assess feasibility
  • Mentoring in carrying out market research and testing to build a comprehensive and practical sales and marketing plan
  • Support in the development of detailed business and action plans 
  • Development of detailed financial forecasts with support in accessing additional funding where needed and possible
  • Ongoing support as you grow your business

Enterprise Workshops

At Innovas we have developed a series of workshops to provide information, guidance and support to individuals as they develop their business idea and start to trade. These workshops include: 

  • So you want to start a business: a practical start-up toolkit
  • Chasing your Dream: developing a vision for the future
  • Business Planning: the practical elements to driving and guiding your business
  • Developing a sales and marketing strategy: from market research and testing through to harnessing social media
  • Social Media – an essential tool to grow your business: a starters guide to Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn for business
  • Public Sector Tendering: the size of the prize and how to win it – and be compliant
  • Pitching to Win: Structuring a winning pitch for your business
  • How to keep the customers you win – and keep them happy: Customer retention through effective Customer Experience Management
If you would like more information or simply to talk to us please contact:  or call us on 01606 551122