Date: 22nd October 2019
Time: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Theme: Access to finance, Start a business, Business Strategy, Operational efficiency
Our Workshops are part-funded by European Regional Development Funds.
Our workshops are delivered free of charge to participants; however, as they are fully-funded, they are classed as state aid to participating businesses and are subject to state aid rules and the associated eligibility criteria:
Greater Manchester Clients Only
SME: Small or medium enterprise i.e. less than 250 (Full Time Equivalent) employees
Annual Turnover less than 50 Million Euro OR Balance Sheet less than 43 million Euro
A one day interactive workshop enabling you to successfully scale, grow and finance your business
This is a highly interactive day which includes group activities to better understand the key performance indicators [KPIs] of your business and how to implement them to achieve your goals. Together we will look at the methodology of preparing a budget, strategic plan and a cash flow forecast for your business. We will cover the specific challenges of scaling a business and getting funding.
The attendees will all be in a similar position that is coping with the stress and strains of growing their own business.
This day will cover the basics of keeping your books, cloud based accounting, R&D tax credits, cash flow, budgeting, KPIs and will clarify questions you have about your finances and your finance team.
You’ll leave the day with a good grasp of the key elements needed to manage the accounting and cash flow in the business. In addition the workshop will introduce you to free Apps from PwC and other useful material that will support your knowledge after the day.
Steve Feery is an experienced Finance Director and CEO with 40 years’ experience and is now supporting SMEs in the NW through PwC. Aine McTiernan runs the Scale program in the NW and can provide insight in to the challenges and secrets of scaling a business.