The Start Up Toolkit contains lots of information for a start up or established small business – marketing, branding, social media, design – as well as doing finances online and creating a strategy.
The Startacus online community platform also allows a small business to share ideas and news – and enables making connections with new small businesses and people through digital!
Social Enterprise Hub
Community for social enterprise small businesses to collaborate, share knowledge & information.
The social enterprise qualification gives access to full online resources and mentoring in many aspects of running a small business. Social Enterprise NI organise events for small businesses to learn about what funding is available to them – including digital training funding.
Their online directory allows a small business to advertise themselves for free, and allows you to see other social enterprise small businesses in your area, to connect with them and grow your community.
You can head online to read advice, tips and more formal guides to approaching funding for your small business. You can also access information about events to learn from other small businesses and membership organizations about the best route for you, and keep up-to-date on changes in the market.