Rocket Fuel for your Business

The web provides small businesses with different ways and opportunities to both make and save money. Businesses are increasingly using the web to promote what they do and reach customers. Keep up and get ahead or you risk falling behind.

The Web Fuelled Business is a one-day event that has been specifically designed to help you, the small business owner or entrepreneur to understand how to use the web to accelerate growth, get new clients or customers and save money.

free event!

Taught by Doug Richard and the experts at the School for Startups, this fully-funded event is sponsored by the good folks at BIS (The Department of Business, Innovation and Skills) and Yell.

What will I learn?


How to Grow a 21st Century Business


The Secrets of Google:
Optimizing your site


Spending Pennies to Make Pounds:
How Adwords and Facebook Advertising Really Work


Setting Up Your Own E-Commerce Site & Taking Advantage of Marketplaces e.g. Amazon and EBay


How to Get Export Credit to Support Overseas Business


No Nonsense Social Media:
How to use it and not let it use you

In addition, all participants will be able to access a digital follow-up class to supplement what they have learned on the day.

The locations of the events will be posted on this page in the next few weeks.
Registration opens in November 2011.
Places will be allocated on a strict first-come-first-served basis.
So don't wait, register your interest now

Department of Business Innovation and Skills

This programme is being delivered in partnership with the
Department of Business Innovation and Skills