Business Education & Training Courses in Harlesden
"An investment in knowledge pays the best interest" - a great quote by Benjemin Franklin and this has never been more true than when you are running your own business.
Being in business means that you suddenly have to consider accountancy, marketing, sales, IT, customer service, web sites and optimisation among what seems like an endless list of subjects.
Although there is no need to become an expert in all fields there is no doubt that having a fundimental understanding of the key tasks will stand you in good stead. Local colleges often run courses on starting a business as well as many of the other practical considerations.
You may also need to learn more about your core skills and there are plenty of firms who will be happy to help.
This section is designed to point you in the right direction.
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HARLESDEN EDUCATION & TRAINING
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A4e is contracted by DEL to deliver the fully funded ApprenticeshipsNI programme to employers and their employees throughout NI. Courses are available in Hospitality & Catering, Retail, Business Administration and many more. Free consultation and advice on training programmes available.
http://www.a4e.co.uk | 07894599661
| City Business LIbrary
The City Business Library is a free public reference library, specialising in business information. Our core users are business start-ups; micro businesses; SMES and sole traders. We offer the following services: Between 60-80 events a month, on a range of topics, including: setting up a business; obtaining funding; personal and business finance; personal development; and social media. Access to commercial online databases, where one can create their own personalised B2B mailing lists – broken down to sector; turnover, post code etc.; access company reports and market research reports. Expert and friendly staff to help with enquiries either in person or via email/phone. The City Business Library is free to use and no membership or registration is required.
http://www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/cbl | 020 7332 1812
| Essential Business
At Essential Business, we really want you to succeed in your business! We're a small business ourselves and, as well as publishing the award-winning Essential Business Guide, we also produce workbooks and business start-up workshops (in the south east). Visit our website at http://www.essential-business.co.uk or find out more about our workshops at http://essential-business.eventbrite.com. And that's not all... anyone who attends our workshops is offered a year's free membership of our private online Essential Business Club where we keep you focused and inspired with resources, information and support. You're not alone in business!
http://www.essential-business.co.uk | 01273 727282