Financing Growth for SMEs

Enabling Innovation - Fundamentals of Funding series

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Seminars | Workshops

This event supports SMEs to discover opportunities available to finance innovation within their business

  • From: Thursday 6 September 2018, 10 am
  • To: Thursday 6 September 2018, 1.30 pm
  • Registration: 9.45 am
  • Location: N52A, Nottingham Trent University, 50 Shakespeare Street, Nottingham, NG1 4FQ
  • Cost: Free
  • Booking deadline: Wednesday 5 September 2018, 12.00 am

Event details

This interactive workshop will equip business owners to navigate the complex world of business finance. We will give you the tools to run a financially sound business, identify growth and investment targets and have make a start on business plans for investment.

As a small business owner it’s key to have a good grasp of your numbers - this workshop will demystify the world of finance to help you ensure your organisation is financially sound and growth-ready. Topics covered will include:

  • Managing cashflow – a key risk for small businesses
  • Creating annual plans that you can deliver on
  • Financial and sales analysis to help your organisation grow
  • How to approach pricing

There will also be plenty of opportunity to ask all your finance questions.

Speaker: Metavalue
A strategy and growth consultancy supporting organisations unlock their full potential. Set up in 2012 by Meeta Thareja and Suzie Campbell, we received start-up support through an ERDF funded programme ‘Make it Global’ for women-led start-ups. Since then, MetaValue has become one of the leading suppliers to the Cabinet Office on two flagship funded programmes that aim to support the development of high growth businesses. They are preferred suppliers on a number of ERDF funded projects to support the growth of SME and start-up businesses in the UK. Our work has been recognised and presented as best practice in the sector and we provide business mentorship to start-ups as part of our commitment to contribute to a flourishing economy and communities.

Booking information

To sign up to this event, please click 'Reserve your place' button.

If you would like any further information about this event before booking your place, please email us.

This event is free to attend, but attendees must register in advance. In order to attend this event you must be eligible for support from the Enabling Innovation Programme, which supports SMEs in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire.

Enabling Innovation is a three-year collaboration between Nottingham Trent University, the University of Nottingham, and the University of Derby to support SMEs in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire to innovate. It is part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).

Location details


Nottingham Trent University
50 Shakespeare Street


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