This programme is part funded by the European Regional Development Fund and run in partnership with the GC Business Growth Hub.
Free self-employment support for those wanting to start a business.
We match aspiring entrepreneurs with expert business advisors.
When you join the Start Smart programme, you will be assigned a business advisor and they will work with you to support your development of a robust business plan.
All of our business advisor are experts in self-employment, many running their own successful businesses so they can make sure you start, smart!
We offer a variety of webinars on the Start Smart programme including:
Business Planning, Cash flow, Social Media, Bookkeeping, Marketing and Facebook.
*Please note, you must book a 1-2-1 session above in order to access webinars.
If you would like to join the Start Smart programme you MUST meet the following criteria:
1. Be a resident of Greater Manchester.
2. You must be interested in setting up your own business or going self-employed.
3. Be over the age of 18.