If you’re ready to take the steps to start your business the Worcestershire Business Central team is always on hand to help.

Starting Your Business

Starting Up a Business

When starting your own business, preparation is key and that’s why Worcestershire Business Central are here – to provide the guidance and signposting you need to ensure you start your business venture well informed and well equipped to deal with the journey ahead.

This section provides a step by step guide of everything you’ll need to consider when setting up a business.

Call our team today on 01905 677 888 for further information on how we can support you to ensure your business is ready for launch. Alternatively, read on.

Enterprising Worcestershire

Starting a new business venture may seem daunting, but through the Enterprising Worcestershire programme you will be able to access business workshops and tailored one to one support. A variety of Grants are available to new business start-ups and your local Blue Orchid advisor can assist with applying for these grants.

Starting Your Business Programmes & Funding

Enterprising Worcestershire Start-up Workshops

Living in Worcestershire? Thinking about starting your own business? Want some help? Enterprising Worcestershire's dedicated and experienced business advisors from Blue Orchid will deliver a minimum of 12 hrs free support workshops and 1-2-1 to help you get to grips...

The Prince’s Trust Enterprise Programme

The Enterprise programme aims to support unemployed young people aged between 18-30 to work out if self employment is right for them, help them test their ideas, write plans and start a business or achieve alternative goals in employment, education, training or...

Starting Your Business Case Studies

Styling Homes and Gardens : Women 2 Web

Nikki left the corporate world of IT after 20 years, to follow her heart and do something more creative. After studying at Pershore Horticulture College, she set up her own business ‘Styling Homes and Gardens’ in April 2015 to provide home and garden makeovers. Within...

Sheela’s Kitchen : Women 2 Web

Sheela started her business in September 2015 and is proud to teach Asian Vegetarian Cookery courses. She started her cookery courses from her kitchen table and has now extended her business in doing food demonstrations at local events and delivering cookery sessions...

Angelicas Herbs : Women 2 Web

Launched in September 2012, Angelicas Herbs is a small and rapidly growing Herb Nursery which specializes in garden design and herb crafting. After a successful 30 years in banking, Angela decided on a career change and in 2008 spent 4 years studying Horticulture and...

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