Welcome to our business and marketing skills section.
Whatever your organisation does, it is likely to need a marketing strategy to help ensure the right people know about your services. It has to be practical and usable by different people. This session will take you systematically through the process of developing an effective marketing strategy so that you can produce your own and keep it up to date in the coming months and years. Read more
Join Anthony Lovell De Souza and discover how crowdfunding works and how to set up a successful campaign.Read more
Ever thought about starting your own business? If you're interested in starting your own business take a look at the following courses which are free to eligible participants.Read more
Explore the full range of funding sources available to our sector and how to get better at getting them with this interactive workshop with plenty of opportunity to explore your own particular project, network with like-minded people and learn from one-another’s experiences.
With over 50 years’ experience of working with rural communities across Devon we can offer a unique package of support for your Neighbourhood Plan. We understand the needs and aspirations of communities and local planning authorities and will offer unbiased support and advice. Read more
This ½ day workshop looks at developing a communication strategy to engage and communicate with stakeholders. Book now call 01392 248919.Read more
With demands on voluntary organisations increasing, good project management is increasingly essential to ensure that projects are delivered to time and budget. This workshop will provide a step by step look at how to effectively plan and manage a project, looking at tools and processes that support this work to be as effective as possible.Read more
A 1/2 day course on designing infographics for your business. From £20 pp for members. Book here. Read more
The changing nature of provision and resources locally means there is a need to think about how we work together to ensure the services our communities need are provided for and remain fit for purpose. We will cover the logistics of working in partnership, stakeholder management, networking and shared reporting. Read more