Our top 5 tips to give your business a little love

1. Have a long term love affair with your business plan and goals
Remember that business plan you wrote so long ago? Well it’s time to update it and set new goals. Developing a business plan is one of the most valuable activities you can undertake. A good business plan provides a roadmap for success and gives you a sense of control over your future…

2. Book a date with a business event
Looking to gain more business knowledge or learn a specific skill? Attending a business workshop or training course can help you start and run your business. Events are also great for building networks and getting practical advice from your local business community.

3. Find the perfect match
Marketing can help you reach your target market, boost your customer base and, ultimately, increase your bottom line. It also helps you develop products and services that meet the needs of your target market.

4. Take the next step with your business
Are you ready to grow your business? A government grant can help you take the next step in your business. Our free Grants and Assistance search tool can help you find the perfect match. You can search through over 300 grants and funding programmes in areas such as innovation, skills and business development.

5. Give your business some pampering
When was the last time you updated your business website about page, changed your social media cover image or organised your records for tax time? Spend some time today refreshing your look or reviewing your processes.