News for 28th January 2009 :: Business link Latest News
Latest help available from Business Link
Free and confidential, health checks take stock of where a business is
currently and will ensure that the business owner is in the best possible
position to take early action to increase their chances of surviving the
For more information visit www.businesslink.gov.uk/east/healthcheck
Free workshops and seminars
Charges have been removed for our workshops and seminar programme until
the end of March 2009. Workshops are held in over 90 locations across the
East of England and provide expert advice and support to new and existing
Free workshops press release
Funding towards expert help and advice
Businesses that have been trading for over 12 months may be eligible for a
£500 voucher redeemable in exchange for consultancy services following an
online or face-to-face health check with a Business Link adviser.
Voucher press release
The helpline offers anonymity to business owners who want to discuss their
business issues without disclosing their identity. Dialling 08453 13 45 10 will
put the caller straight through to an experienced information adviser from the
service who will provide confidential business support, without asking for
contact or identity information.
Helpline press release
The Recession Survival Guide
The latest in our series of business essential guides; the facts about recession
including 10 top tips for planning your business survival.
Recession Survival Guide (pdf)
The Know magazine: edition 2
Our twice yearly magazine; this edition covers the latest news, legislation,
case studies , support available and much more.
The Know (pdf