Are you thinking of starting your own business?
StartUp Saturdays @ The Curve is a series of business start up workshops for local people interested in starting a business.
The workshops are free to attend and are designed to be an interactive way of helping you test, plan and launch your own business.
|Dates||Workshop||Venue and time|
|8 September 2018||Exploring and protecting your business idea||The Curve,
|6 October 2018||How to use simple market research techniques|
|3 November 2018||How to write your business plan part|
|1 December 2018||How to write your business plan part 2, finance and funding|
|2 February 2019||How to register your business|
|2 March 2019||How to develop a sales and marketing plan|
|6 April 2019||How to promote your business online|
|11 May 2019||How to effectively pitch your business idea|
Previous business experience is not needed, though participants should have a business idea and be IT literate with basic experience in using Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel software and common web browsers.
Places on workshops are limited. To book your place on a workshop(s) of choice please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01753 476611.
Drop in and make Breakfast@Aspire your start to a great day!
Breakfast@Aspire - the only regular networking event on Slough Trading Estate
Date: Wednesday 25 July - takes place on the last Wednesday of every month
Time: 8.30am - 10am
Venue: Aspire Centre, 350 Edinburgh Avenue, Slough Trading Estate SL1 4TU
You are invited to join your Business Neighbours over a light breakfast with tea & coffee, share business news, discuss Slough economic trends, talk about examples of best practice and forge new business links.
Venue: Aspire Centre
Address: 350 Edinburgh Avenue, Slough Trading Estate, SL1 4TU
Date: Every Thursday
Time: 1pm to 5pm
From budding entrepreneurs looking for a professional space to meet a client, to sales reps looking for a place to touch down and work between meetings, or home based workers looking for a change of scenery and a chance to do some networking, everyone is welcome!
While you're working at the Pop Up Office why not take advantage of one of these great services?
Date: twice a month, every other Thursday
Open advisory clinics are held right here at Slough Aspire twice a month, every other Thursday.
They are here to provide information, guidance, support, expertise, finance, knowledge and experience to help local businesses to scale up and grow.
Are you a small business wanting to know more about the finance options available to you? If yes, then please come along to the drop-in clinics held at Slough Aspire and speak with Tim.
Tim will be available to answer your funding questions and cover topics including:
If you’ve experienced the Pop Up Office and are looking for more time in a co-working environment, why not check out Room 350, a fantastic co-working space in the 1st floor above Slough Aspire. Room 350, a social enterprise venture operated by Creative Junction, offers affordable desk space, meeting room, and a range of support services.
Over 120 people attended Slough Borough Council’s second annual economic growth conference and networking lunch on 15 March 2016. It was a great success as it highlighted the growth potential of its economy to key partners, stakeholders and businesses.