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Events

If you can’t find a session below to suit you, then please register your interest and a member of our team will be in touch.

Information sessions

Our informal sessions are a great place to ask questions, meet the team and explore whether self employment is right for you.

Start your business

Our Start your business sessions help prepare you to start your own business and explore your ideas in a relaxed environment.

Workshops

These specialist workshops help provide you with the skills and knowledge you need to be able to grow your business.

One to one coaching

Set up your business and got lots of questions? Our business advisors can provide help and point you in the right direction.

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Outset Cornwall, Branding, Promotion & Sales Workshop – Pool, Redruth

When starting up one of the biggest challenges is making you and your business known and acquiring new customers. This full day workshop provides a clear insight into the main methods of marketing your business. It will help you consider which options are best suited to your business, provide you with innovative ways of marketing your business on a startup budget and develop a professional marketing strategy and plan. Our comprehensive sales element will help you to target your potential clients, understand the psychology and methods of effective selling and establish a sales strategy that will work for your business.

Wednesday, 25 July 2018

10:00 am – 4:30 pm

Pool Innovation Centre, Trevenson Road,
Pool, Redruth, TR15 3PL

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Outset Cornwall, Business Planning & Sources of Finance Workshop – Penzance

This workshop focuses on creating a Business Pitch, which is the underlying basis of a full Business Plan. We'll then discuss using this in more detail to create a full Business Plan and focus on the key elements you'll need to create your executive summary, operational plan and cash flow forecast. Then we’ll look at the different types of funding, including the Outset Microgrant together with their benefits and limitations.

Wednesday, 25 July 2018

10:00 am – 1:00 pm

The Lescudjack Centre, Penmere Close,
Penzance, TR18 3PE

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Outset Cornwall, Ask the Expert Workshop – Pool, Redruth

At this workshop we invite along industry professionals for a question and answer session. Lee Wagland, Customer Relations Advisor from the Business Regulatory Support service will give you help and advice which will cover environmental health, trading standards, Licensing, health and safety, fire and much more.

Thursday, 26 July 2018

10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Pool Innovation Centre, Trevenson Road,
Pool, Redruth, TR15 3PL

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Outset Cornwall, Getting started with Internet Marketing Workshop – Pool

This gives an overview of the different types of online marketing, including a website, email marketing and social media, which will help you decide on your marketing priorities in your start-up journey. We will also look at all things Google, such as Google Trends, Maps and Analytics.

Wednesday, 1 August 2018

10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Pool Innovation Centre, Trevenson Road,
Pool, Redruth, TR15 3PL

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Outset Cornwall, Introductory Website Workshop – Pool, Redruth

This introductory workshop looks at the most popular website builders – Wix, Weebly and WordPress, to help you choose the right builder for you and your business. Choosing a domain name and hosting package, through to installing WordPress. The second half of the workshop will cover what you need to do in order to get started on creating content and pages for your website, including thinking about your objectives and site map. This workshop is the first in a series of workshops that we offer our clients.

Wednesday, 1 August 2018

2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Pool Innovation Centre, Trevenson Road,
Pool, Redruth, TR15 3PL

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Outset Cornwall, Registering with HMRC Workshop - Pool, Redruth

An HMRC session where you can meet an Advisor and gain one-to-one advice on how to register as self employed with Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs (HMRC) and how the tax system works. We explore how to set up a basic record keeping system to ensure you know what taxes are due and to keep on top of your administration, together with understanding what your tax free allowances are and how to calculate your profits. 

Thursday, 2 August 2018

10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Pool Innovation Centre, Trevenson Road,
Pool, TR15 3PL

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Outset Cornwall, Thinking of Selling Online Workshop – Pool, Redruth

Thinking of selling online? It is a great way to reach a lot of people and your goods will be available for people to view 24 hours a day. This workshop covers the basics of selling including your legal obligations, post and packaging and some of the online platforms available to sell your product. 

Wednesday, 8 August 2018

10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Pool Innovation Centre, Trevenson Road,
Pool, Redruth, TR15 3PL

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Outset Cornwall, Creating a Mindset for Success Workshop – Pool, Redruth

Research has shown that mindset is the most important factor determining success or failure in business and life. Mindset is the sum of your knowledge, including beliefs and thoughts about the world and yourself in it. It determines how you receive and react to information and the actions you take. This workshop is designed to help you to understand how your mind works and learn about the proven methods and habits of thinking and behaving that will allow you to achieve success in your business and life.

Thursday, 9 August 2018

10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Pool Innovation Centre, Trevenson Road,
Pool, Redruth, TR15 3PL

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Outset Cornwall, Optimising Your Social Media Impact Workshop - Pool, Redruth

This practical workshop is designed to help you to effectively use Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn for business. We look at the practicalities of setting up and starting to use Facebook, Twitter and Linkedin and look at examples of good practice through real world examples. Using these to expand your professional network, establish and maintain contacts, promote your business services and generate leads.

Friday, 10 August 2018

10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Pool Innovation Centre, Trevenson Road,
Pool, Redruth, TR15 3PL

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Outset Cornwall – Information Session, Penzance

Got a business idea but not sure where to start? Pop along to one of our informal sessions to find out more about what enterprise is and whether it is the right option for you. Our advisors will talk you through the range of support available through Outset and help you decide on your next steps.

Tuesday, 14 August 2018

10:00 am – 1:00 pm

The Lescudjack Centre, Penmere Close,
Penzance, TR18 3PE

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Outset Cornwall, Photography for Your Business Workshop – Pool, Redruth

A practical session on how to take better photographs for your website and marketing material, together with simple editing and how the re-size them to make sure your website pages update as swiftly as possible. Please bring along some items to photograph and your camera.

Wednesday, 15 August 2018

10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Pool Innovation Centre, Trevenson Road,
Pool, Redruth, TR15 3PL

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Outset Cornwall, Creating a Mindset for Success Workshop – Penzance

Research has shown that mindset is the most important factor determining success or failure in business and life. Mindset is the sum of your knowledge, including beliefs and thoughts about the world and yourself in it. It determines how you receive and react to information and the actions you take. This workshop is designed to help you to understand how your mind works and learn about the proven methods and habits of thinking and behaving that will allow you to achieve success in your business and life.

Wednesday, 15 August 2018

10:00 am – 1:00 pm

The Lescudjack Centre, Penmere Close,
Penzance, TR18 3PE

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Outset Cornwall, Grow Your Business Workshop - Truro Evening

Shoot for the moon even if you miss you would land among the stars! “Growing and developing a new venture should be a continual process and is often happens naturally through a result of work completed in the day to day running of a business. However, through careful planning we can engineer great success” (Blake, 2005).

Wednesday, 15 August 2018

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Truro Business Space, Chiltern House,
Coty Road, Truro, Tr1 2JL

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Outset Cornwall – Information Session, Truro Evening

Got a business idea but not sure where to start? Pop along to one of our informal sessions to find out more about what enterprise is and whether it is the right option for you. Our advisors will talk you through the range of support available through Outset and help you decide on your next steps.

Wednesday, 15 August 2018

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The Business Space, Chiltern House,
City Road, Truro, TR1 2JL

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Outset Cornwall – Information Session, Pool

Got a business idea but not sure where to start? Pop along to one of our informal sessions to find out more about what enterprise is and whether it is the right option for you. Our advisors will talk you through the range of support available through Outset and help you decide on your next steps.

 

Outset Cornwall, Information Session - Liskeard

Got a business idea but not sure where to start? Pop along to one of our informal sessions to find out more about what enterprise is and whether it is the right option for you. Our advisors will talk you through the range of support available through Outset and help you decide on your next steps.

Friday, 17 August 2018

10:00 am – 12 noon

Eliot House Hotel, Castle St, Liskeard,
PL14 3AU

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Outset Cornwall, Start Your Business Sessions 1-5 - Penzance

Our Business start up day sessions will help prepare you to start your own business and explore your ideas in a relaxed environment. Within our sessions, as well as exploring your idea we think about whether starting a business is right for you. We integrate business skills training, personal development and life management skills. These help to increase your confidence, knowledge and motivation on your business start-up journey.

Tuesday, 21 August 2018

10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Lescudjack Centre, Penmere Close,
Penzance, TR18 3PE

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Workshop: Create a website WordPress (Part 2) – Redruth

This workshop follows on from our Introduction to website workshop and is perfect for those who have organised their domain and hosting and are ready to start adding content to their WordPress website. The workshop will including adding words and images to your web pages, starting with your home page; using themes; plug-ins and widgets, together with an introduction to search engine optimisation. 

 

Outset Cornwall, Start Your Business Sessions 1-5 - Truro Evening

Our Business start up day sessions will help prepare you to start your own business and explore your ideas in a relaxed environment. Within our sessions, as well as exploring your idea we think about whether starting a business is right for you. We integrate business skills training, personal development and life management skills. These help to increase your confidence, knowledge and motivation on your business start-up journey.

Wednesday, 22 August 2018

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Chiltern House, City Road, Truro,
TR1 2JL

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Outset Cornwall, Start Your Business Sessions 1-5 - Pool

Our Business start up day sessions will help prepare you to start your own business and explore your ideas in a relaxed environment. Within our sessions, as well as exploring your idea we think about whether starting a business is right for you. We integrate business skills training, personal development and life management skills. These help to increase your confidence, knowledge and motivation on your business start-up journey.

Thursday, 23 August 2018

10:00 am – 1:30 pm

Pool Innovation Centre, Trevenson Road,
Pool, Redruth, TR15 3PL

Book now
 

Outset Cornwall, Start Your Business Sessions 1-5 - Liskeard

Our Business start up day sessions will help prepare you to start your own business and explore your ideas in a relaxed environment. Within our sessions, as well as exploring your idea we think about whether starting a business is right for you. We integrate business skills training, personal development and life management skills. These help to increase your confidence, knowledge and motivation on your business start-up journey.

Friday, 24 August 2018

10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Eliot House Hotel, Castle Street,
Liskeard, PL14 3AU

Book now
 

Outset Cornwall, Branding, Promotion & Sales Workshop – Pool, Redruth

When starting up one of the biggest challenges is making you and your business known and acquiring new customers. This full day workshop provides a clear insight into the main methods of marketing your business. It will help you consider which options are best suited to your business, provide you with innovative ways of marketing your business on a startup budget and develop a professional marketing strategy and plan. Our comprehensive sales element will help you to target your potential clients, understand the psychology and methods of effective selling and establish a sales strategy that will work for your business.

Wednesday, 29 August 2018

10:00 am – 4:30 pm

Pool Innovation Centre, Trevenson Road,
Pool, Redruth, TR15 3PL

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Workshop: Making the most of your website (Part 3) – Redruth

This workshop follows on from our full day workshop Populate your website. It aims is to help you to promote your website using search engine optimisation, together with a Masterclass or Q&A session where we look at the problems you have encountered with populating your WordPress website and how best to fix them.

 

Outset Cornwall, Selling Made Simple Workshop - Truro Evening

This practical and fun sales workshop is a must for anyone looking to quickly build their business by winning and keeping customers.

Wednesday, 5 September 2018

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Truro Business Space, Chiltern Hosue,
City Road, Truro, TR1 2JL

Book now
 

Outset Cornwall, Optimising Your Social Media Impact Workshop - Pool, Redruth

This practical workshop is designed to help you to effectively use Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn for business. We look at the practicalities of setting up and starting to use Facebook, Twitter and Linkedin and look at examples of good practice through real world examples. Using these to expand your professional network, establish and maintain contacts, promote your business services and generate leads.

Friday, 7 September 2018

10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Pool Innovation Centre, Trevenson Road,
Pool, Redruth, TR15 3PL

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Outset Cornwall, Search Engine Optimisation Workshop – Pool, Redruth

Gaining strong visibility and authority and poitions on search engines can feel a bit like putting together a jigsaw puzzle, with many elements needing to work together effectively – and often over many months – to gain you exposure. In this three-hour session, we will guide you through good SEO practices to help you boost your business's online profile. 

Wednesday, 12 September 2018

10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Pool Innovation Centre, Trevenson Road,
Pool, Redruth, TR15 3PL

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Outset Cornwall, Creating a Mindset for Success Workshop – Truro Evening

Research has shown that mindset is the most important factor determining success or failure in business and life. Mindset is the sum of your knowledge, including beliefs and thoughts about the world and yourself in it. It determines how you receive and react to information and the actions you take. This workshop is designed to help you to understand how your mind works and learn about the proven methods and habits of thinking and behaving that will allow you to achieve success in your business and life.

Wednesday, 12 September 2018

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Truro Business Space, Chiltern House,
City Road, Truro, TR1 2JL

Book now
 

Outset Cornwall, Creating a Mindset for Success Workshop – Pool, Redruth

Research has shown that mindset is the most important factor determining success or failure in business and life. Mindset is the sum of your knowledge, including beliefs and thoughts about the world and yourself in it. It determines how you receive and react to information and the actions you take. This workshop is designed to help you to understand how your mind works and learn about the proven methods and habits of thinking and behaving that will allow you to achieve success in your business and life.

Friday, 14 September 2018

10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Pool Innovation Centre, Trevenson Road,
Pool, Redruth, TR15 3PL

Book now
 

Outset Cornwall – Information Session, Penzance

Got a business idea but not sure where to start? Pop along to one of our informal sessions to find out more about what enterprise is and whether it is the right option for you. Our advisors will talk you through the range of support available through Outset and help you decide on your next steps.

Monday, 24 September 2018

10:00 am – 12 noon

The Lescudjack Centre, Penmere Close,
Penzance, TR18 3PE

Book now
 

Outset Cornwall – Information Session, Pool

Got a business idea but not sure where to start? Pop along to one of our informal sessions to find out more about what enterprise is and whether it is the right option for you. Our advisors will talk you through the range of support available through Outset and help you decide on your next steps.

 

Outset Cornwall, Branding, Promotion & Sales Workshop – Pool, Redruth

When starting up one of the biggest challenges is making you and your business known and acquiring new customers. This full day workshop provides a clear insight into the main methods of marketing your business. It will help you consider which options are best suited to your business, provide you with innovative ways of marketing your business on a startup budget and develop a professional marketing strategy and plan. Our comprehensive sales element will help you to target your potential clients, understand the psychology and methods of effective selling and establish a sales strategy that will work for your business.

Wednesday, 26 September 2018

10:00 am – 4:30 pm

Pool Innovation Centre, Trevenson Road,
Pool, Redruth, TR15 3PL

Book now
 

Outset Cornwall – Information Session, Truro Evening

Got a business idea but not sure where to start? Pop along to one of our informal sessions to find out more about what enterprise is and whether it is the right option for you. Our advisors will talk you through the range of support available through Outset and help you decide on your next steps.

Wednesday, 26 September 2018

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The Business Space, Chiltern House,
City Road, Truro, TR1 2JL

Book now
 

Outset Cornwall, Information Session - Liskeard

Got a business idea but not sure where to start? Pop along to one of our informal sessions to find out more about what enterprise is and whether it is the right option for you. Our advisors will talk you through the range of support available through Outset and help you decide on your next steps.

Thursday, 27 September 2018

10:00 am – 12 noon

Eliot House Hotel, Castle St, Liskeard,
PL14 3AU

Book now
 

Outset Cornwall, Start Your Business Sessions 1-5 - Penzance

Our Business start up day sessions will help prepare you to start your own business and explore your ideas in a relaxed environment. Within our sessions, as well as exploring your idea we think about whether starting a business is right for you. We integrate business skills training, personal development and life management skills. These help to increase your confidence, knowledge and motivation on your business start-up journey.

Monday, 1 October 2018

10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Lescudjack Centre, Penmere Close,
Penzance, TR18 3PE

Book now
 

Outset Cornwall, Start Your Business Sessions 1-5 - Pool

Our Business start up day sessions will help prepare you to start your own business and explore your ideas in a relaxed environment. Within our sessions, as well as exploring your idea we think about whether starting a business is right for you. We integrate business skills training, personal development and life management skills. These help to increase your confidence, knowledge and motivation on your business start-up journey.

Tuesday, 2 October 2018

10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Pool Innovation Centre, Trevenson Road,
Pool, Redruth, TR15 3PL

Book now
 

Getting started with Internet Marketing Workshop – Pool

This gives an overview of the different types of online marketing, including a website, email marketing and social media, which will help you decide on your marketing priorities in your start-up journey. We will also look at all things Google, such as Google Trends, Maps and Analytics.

Wednesday, 3 October 2018

10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Pool Innovation Centre, Trevenson Road,
Pool, Redruth, TR15 3PL

More info
 

Outset Cornwall, Start Your Business Sessions 1-5 - Truro Evening

Our Business start up day sessions will help prepare you to start your own business and explore your ideas in a relaxed environment. Within our sessions, as well as exploring your idea we think about whether starting a business is right for you. We integrate business skills training, personal development and life management skills. These help to increase your confidence, knowledge and motivation on your business start-up journey.

Wednesday, 3 October 2018

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Chiltern House, City Road, Truro,
TR1 2JL

Book now
 

Outset Cornwall, Registering with HMRC Workshop - Pool, Redruth

An HMRC session where you can meet an Advisor and gain one-to-one advice on how to register as self employed with Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs (HMRC) and how the tax system works. We explore how to set up a basic record keeping system to ensure you know what taxes are due and to keep on top of your administration, together with understanding what your tax free allowances are and how to calculate your profits. 

Thursday, 4 October 2018

10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Pool Innovation Centre, Trevenson Road,
Pool, TR15 3PL

Book now
 

Outset Cornwall, Start Your Business Sessions 1-5 - Liskeard

Our Business start up day sessions will help prepare you to start your own business and explore your ideas in a relaxed environment. Within our sessions, as well as exploring your idea we think about whether starting a business is right for you. We integrate business skills training, personal development and life management skills. These help to increase your confidence, knowledge and motivation on your business start-up journey.

Thursday, 4 October 2018

10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Eliot House Hotel, Castle Street,
Liskeard, PL14 3AU

Book now
 

Outset Cornwall, Optimising Your Social Media Impact Workshop - Pool, Redruth

This practical workshop is designed to help you to effectively use Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn for business. We look at the practicalities of setting up and starting to use Facebook, Twitter and Linkedin and look at examples of good practice through real world examples. Using these to expand your professional network, establish and maintain contacts, promote your business services and generate leads.

Friday, 5 October 2018

10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Pool Innovation Centre, Trevenson Road,
Pool, Redruth, TR15 3PL

Book now
 

Outset Cornwall, Creating a Mindset for Success Workshop – Pool, Redruth

Research has shown that mindset is the most important factor determining success or failure in business and life. Mindset is the sum of your knowledge, including beliefs and thoughts about the world and yourself in it. It determines how you receive and react to information and the actions you take. This workshop is designed to help you to understand how your mind works and learn about the proven methods and habits of thinking and behaving that will allow you to achieve success in your business and life.

Friday, 12 October 2018

10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Pool Innovation Centre, Trevenson Road,
Pool, Redruth, TR15 3PL

Book now
 

Workshop: Create a website WordPress (Part 2) – Redruth

This workshop follows on from our Introduction to website workshop and is perfect for those who have organised their domain and hosting and are ready to start adding content to their WordPress website. The workshop will including adding words and images to your web pages, starting with your home page; using themes; plug-ins and widgets, together with an introduction to search engine optimisation. 

 

Outset Cornwall, Branding, Promotion & Sales Workshop – Pool, Redruth

When starting up one of the biggest challenges is making you and your business known and acquiring new customers. This full day workshop provides a clear insight into the main methods of marketing your business. It will help you consider which options are best suited to your business, provide you with innovative ways of marketing your business on a startup budget and develop a professional marketing strategy and plan. Our comprehensive sales element will help you to target your potential clients, understand the psychology and methods of effective selling and establish a sales strategy that will work for your business.

Friday, 26 October 2018

10:00 am – 4:30 pm

Pool Innovation Centre, Trevenson Road,
Pool, Redruth, TR15 3PL

Book now