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Find out more about Get Business Get Digital

Get Business Get Digital is a programme of workshops, diagnostic clinics and advisory sessions jointly commissioned by Sedgemoor District Council, Taunton Deane Council and West Somerset Council.

The goal behind Get Business, Get Digital is to help small businesses to become successful. There will be a range of business and digital topics throughout the programme which will be specific to what small local businesses would need.  More information and a full list of workshops can be found under the event’s page of this website.

The funding for this project is coming from the Sedgemoor District Council, Taunton Deane Council and West Somerset Council as they are supporting local businesses to their area to start up and to grow. The district councils have put large amounts into the project after the success of the first year, to achieve the same results.

Get Business, Get Digital delivery partners

The workshops for the Get Business, Get Digital will be delivered by Cosmic and BIP. Below is some more information about these organisations, for any more information there is a link to their websites.

Cosmic – www.cosmic.org.uk

Cosmic runs a wide range of training sessions and workshops. All levels are catered for – from switching on a computer for the first time, through to advanced social media and search engine optimisation. Cosmic delivers workshops aimed at small and micro businesses. Most recently high demand has existed in the following areas:

  • Social media – overview presentations, strategic planning and set-up workshops
  • Digital Reputation – how to manage your online profiles to ensure professional, consistent and positive approach
  • Online marketing – search engine optimisation, pay per click, statistics
  • Selling online and e-commerce – setting up your virtual shop, payment process, and order handling
  • Using multi-media – photography, video editing, editing and uploading media
  • Cyber – protecting and keeping your business safe online
  • Websites – How you could create your own business website on WordPress

To download the digital workshop course outlines, please click here.

Business Information Point – www.bipwestdevon.biz

BIP is a dynamic enterprise agency that has been providing motivational business support since 1993. Our role is to help small businesses start, grow and succeed over a sustained period by providing in depth knowledge, information and advice across a range of topics. BIP are delivering the business workshops in this programme.

To download the workshop outline please click here.