Chambers Ireland, in partnership with Griffith College, have launched a free online business planning course for business managers and owners.
The course will address the key concerns that businesses are facing, including cash flow, crisis management and managing flexible working practices, and will assist them in developing plans to reboot their business.
The course begins on30th April and will consist of 10 modules taking place each Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday over 3 weeks and will be available to view for free online.
Each session will cover different aspects involved in creating a business development plan. These include industry analysis, competitor analysis, internal evaluation, finance, market performance and logistics. Leading industry experts across a range of relevant topics will contribute their experience and advice.
Participants who complete the business development plan may also seek to obtain a nationally accredited QQI Certificate in Small and Medium Enterprise Management from Griffith College, which provides a practical grounding in the skills vital to SME Management.