Starting a business is both exciting and rewarding, but it is also full of challenges.
Don't underestimate the level of commitment and resources required to turn your dream into reality. Getting the right advice is priceless, and help is on hand.
Business Growth Hub has launched its new Start Smart programme, designed to support local residents who want to find out if self-employment is right for them - and those who have recently started their own business.
Support through workshops, events and one-to-one specialist advice includes: