As every entrepreneur knows, starting a business is no easy matter. There’s a 1001 things to do - and each one takes you further away from your objective of making sales and earning a living. Now, ‘Getting Started’ makes life a whole lot more productive - tackling the key issues that you need to master and giving you a blueprint for what to do , and how and when to do it. This is a one-day masterclass committed to making a real difference to the challenges of business start-up. It assesses vital topics like -
- Trade licence and visa facilitation
- Getting start-up finance
- How to choose the most suitable and affordable offices
- Identifying customers and prospects
- Getting reliable and cost-effective telecoms, IT and
- connectivity support
- Finding the right staff
- Office fit-out and amenities
- Database marketing - how to understand who is buying what
This landmark event for the SME community takes place on May 21 at the exclusive venue of the H Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai. You will hear keynote presentations from Champions of the SME sector - the success stories whose advice really counts - and the service providers and professionals who can make start-up seem like second nature. You’ll also be able to network with the people whose opinions matter and make quality contacts whose influence and buying power can supercharge your progress.
Getting Started is designed to help you right from Day One, taking you through the crucial first few months and answering questions like: ‘how do I find the finance to put my ideas into practice?’; ‘Where do I find affordable suppliers in my sector?’ Or, ‘Is it better to start off in a serviced office?’.
All sessions are geared towards being practical, accessible and super-relevant - giving you a workable toolkit of advice to take away and implement straight away.
The event is equally useful whatever sector your business is in, covering the essentials of business start-up that are so often overlooked, and giving you a workable compass whatever your current skillsets or ambitions.
Remember: if your business is on the right tracks from Day One, you’ll achieve the power of its sales potential all the sooner.