Set your business’ new year resolutions

With the festive celebrations over, now is the perfect time to set some New Year business resolutions – and get help from Business Gateway Angus to keep them.

Whether you’re an entrepreneur looking to start a new business or if you want to grow an existing venture, Business Gateway can help get your business into shape.

Turning an initial idea into a thriving business isn’t always easy and that running your own company may seem daunting, which is why Business Gateway offer a range of services that will give you the confidence, skills and information you need to kick start and develop your entrepreneurial dreams.

Start-up sessions will be running throughout January and February at Angus College, Isla Building, Seminar Room, 3 Keptie Road, Arbroath, and topics include:

Awareness – Wednesday, January 21, from 6 to 9 p.m - If you are thinking about, planning or starting your own business you would benefit from attending this workshop.

Marketing – Wednesday, January 28, from 6 to 9 p.m – This event will look at the role of marketing in your business.

Business Planning – Wednesday, February 4, from 6 to 9 p.m – This workshop will show you how to create a description for your business, the business planning process, efficient ways of obtaining skills and resources and how to present your business plan.

Andrew Burnett, Business Gateway Operations Director, said: “Our range of workshops ensure that new and existing entrepreneurs are given the advice and support they need in order to set up and run their venture successfully.”

To find out how Business Gateway can help you set up and develop your own business call 01382 443 400 or visit