THE SME BUSINESS OWNER’S TOOLKIT

Date: 18th March 2019 11:00

We’re seeing more and more female entrepreneurs set up their own businesses, including in Tech and Digital. But all businesses are facing uncertainty through the current economic and political climate. This is a particular challenge for start-ups, who are launching their businesses into 'stormy waters'.

James Reade and Ian Stirzaker from SME Advisors will share examples of how successful companies plan their businesses to 'weather the storm' and will run a short exercise to help you think about how to make your business more resilient in the challenging times ahead. BSN Associates will deliver a presentation designed to equip you and your business with the tools to deal with these challenges. The following topics will be discussed:

Financial Information in Your Business:

  • Management information and best practice in this area
  • Cash flow monitoring and useful tools
  • The importance of forecasting
  • Taxes applicable to your business and to you

Funding Your Business:

  • Spectrum of debt to equity funding and providers
  • Pros and cons of different types of finance

Personal Financial Planning:

  • Planning for your future
  • Protecting your earnings and your family as a business owner

Finally, Jolyon Barker, CEO and Founder of Chrysalis Solmotive Limited, a global leader in software for manufacturers, finance companies and retailers in the automotive industry, will be speaking about his business journey over the last 15 years, more specifically about lessons learned along the way for budding entrepreneurs and high growth businesses.

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Lunch will be provided

Location: iCentrum, Holt Street, B7 4BP