Launchpad exists to support any business in Barnsley with up to 10 full time employees. Whether you need support with start up or growth, we’re here to help.
We are a fully funded programme, so all our support is free!
Everyone who makes an enquiry will be booked in for an initial appointment so we can find out more about your business or business ideas and discuss how Launchpad can support you.
What you’ll get:
- A dedicated Business Advisor right from your first appointment.
- Free training & workshops
- A bespoke package of support tailored to your needs.
- Opportunity to get involved in our annual Launchpad Awards.
Start up Support
Launchpad is the perfect place for you to build up your knowledge, develop your ideas and ultimately gain the confidence you need to get started!
Our core workshops are designed to support you through the start-up process.
Module 1: Covers business planning – This is where you turn your ideas into a plan.
Module 2: Looks at legal structures, business finances as well as bookkeeping & tax.
Module 3: Will help you develop a solid marketing strategy.
You can also access 121 support with your business advisor at any stage and access a range of other sessions to develop your skills on in key business areas such as, social media or creating a website
Already have a business?
Whether you’ve hit a road block, are planning for growth, or you simply want to keep learning & developing your business – we’re here to help.
Meetings with a business advisor can really help you progress your business. You can book in a meeting to discuss anything business related no matter how big or small. Your business advisor will help you establish your goals, identifying areas you need to work on & create an action plan to move things forward.
You can access the wide range of business workshops we run, whether that be for you or your staff. Launchpad also has associates who specialise in the following areas so if you have something more specific you need help with just speak to your business advisor:
- Marketing, Promotion & Customer Generation
- Digital Marketing & Social Media
- Human Resources
- Procurement & Tendering
Book your appointment by filling in the online form below
Launchpad is supported financially by the European Union and has attracted £2,934,330.75 investment from the European Regional Development Fund as part of Europe’s support for the region’s economic development.