The Outset Podcast
Do you dream of becoming your own boss? Or have you recently taken the plunge and started your own business? Based in beautiful Cornwall, we are blessed to have a wide range of creative and talented entrepreneurs on our doorstep, and since 2009, we’ve helped over 800 of them start their own business. Be inspired by the people who’ve been there and done that and get support from the specialists who can answer your burning business questions. Search ‘Outset Podcast’ in your favourite podcast app or click the links below to listen online.
Tony Sampson is the founder and Managing Director of Newquay-based Naked Solar, and recently celebrated 10 years in business Tony chats to our host Rich Gunton, about still feeling like a start-up ten years into his business, employing the right people and why team building by a pool in Portugal is better than building a raft. Listen now
Valentina Langley was in the midst of planning to open a brand-new delicatessen in the centre of Truro when the pandemic hit, and she was forced to rethink her plans. Valentina chats to host Rich Gunton about her lifelong passion for food, starting during her childhood spent growing up in Italy, and how the pandemic has opened her eyes to more ways she can run her food business. Listen now
Are you working alone and getting so busy you’re finding you have to turn work down? Have you got more work than you can cope with? If you need to make the leap to taking on your first employee, have a listen to our latest podcast episode with HR and employment law specialist Donna Morcom. Listen now
Have you just launched a new Facebook page for your business, but have no idea what to actually add to it? Do you know what your customers want to hear from you on social media? Anna Ireland talks all things content with our host, Rich Gunton. Listen now
Creating a website is a bit like building a house. Do you build it yourself or blow the budget and hire a professional? Jane Hooper talks to our host Rich Gunton about all the different elements you’ll need to think about. Listen now