Posted on Thursday tenth November 2022
The Get Began and Develop scheme provides companies as much as 5 years previous the choice to get a full bundle of digital advertising and marketing collateral, a digital assessment and knowledgeable recommendation from native consultants Hub Inventive Providers.
Digital advertising and marketing is among the best methods to succeed in potential and current audiences; serving to to focus on the correct folks and make an enormous distinction to gross sales. Companies is not going to simply prepare–made social media templates and digital promoting content material, but additionally profit from a full web site assessment and a half day workshop – all fully-funded by the county council.
Companies have till the top of November to register their curiosity in pre-Christmas digital advertising and marketing help.
The Get Began and Develop programme additionally provides new and rising companies branding, web site and brand design, cashflow forecasts and enterprise plans – all utterly freed from cost and accomplished by native professionals.
It builds on the county council’s current enterprise help programme which has included a start-up mortgage scheme, providing loans of as much as £5,000, and the Get Began scheme, launched final November to supply advertising and marketing and accountancy help to new firms.
In Staffordshire there are presently 14,700 start-up companies and 24,800 step-ups. In Staffordshire, 43 per cent of recent companies survive after 5 years, greater than the nationwide determine of 40 per cent.
The programme launched earlier this yr initially supported start-up companies. Analysis carried out by the county council discovered that younger companies seeking to plan their subsequent stage of progress wanted help, with knowledgeable digital advertising and marketing on the prime of the checklist.
Individuals wanting to seek out out extra ought to go to: https://bit.ly/StartAndGrowStaffs or contact the workforce at: [email protected]
Staffordshire County Council’s deputy chief and cupboard member for economic system and expertise Philip White stated:
Now we have a robust document for start-up survival within the county and our enterprise help programme has offered recommendation to new companies in areas the place they’ve much less experience to present them added confidence.
Our analysis has proven that we have to direct a few of our help to step-up companies which have been working for over two years. It’s a perfect time for companies to make the most of digital advertising and marketing help presently of yr.
We consider there’s appreciable unrealised potential in entrepreneurs throughout the county, and this totally funded digital advertising and marketing bundle will assist many small companies construct their gross sales base.”
Over £4.2million has been invested in Staffordshire County Council’s enterprise help programme.