What You Can Do Start Your Own Business Social enterprise start-up course In 12 hours over three days, we will look at the essential knowledge and skills you will need to set-up and run a successful enterprise. Fridays 9.30am – 3pm Day One Preparing for the adventure Why do some social enterprises fail and others other succeed?Developing a good business plan Understanding community benefit Getting evidence of need for your social enterprise Defining your enterprises outcomes Designing activities that will deliver outcomes Day Two Branding your social enterprise values and trust Why branding is important to social enterprises Developing a communications strategy that works Building stakeholder support Getting customers and keeping them Day Three Managing risk Understanding legal liabilities Managing the moneyRegistering your business—what form will work best for you These workshops are delivered online through Microsoft Teams. You will need an WiFi internet connection and a suitable device to view the workshop on. These workshops are FREE to people living in Cornwall. Course dates 6 /13 / 20 August Course dates 10 / 17 / 24 September The Engine Room is funded through The European Regional Development Fund.