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How do I prepare my business for the future?

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Wednesday 8 November 2017 (4:08 PM)

The BEST Growth Hub Business Workshop Programme is funded by BEST and delivered by LAR Consultancy in partnership with other Essex Innovation Programme Mentors. BEST Growth Hub was launched in October 2015 to function as a ‘one-stop shop’ for business support such as: access to training, finance, marketing and local authority services. It aims to improve and simplify the Essex business support landscape and increase the overall take-up of business support. For more information please visit: If you are booking onto a 3 hour workshop please also review the wider programme as often 2x3 hour workshops on a related subject are being delivered at the same venue on the same day.


  • BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL as places are limited.

  • On completing a workshop you will automatically be referred to one of the BEST Growth Hub Navigators, who will be able to signpost you to further advice and any training that you might require.

  • Each individual may attend workshops up to a maximum of 21 hours in total.

  • Each business can send a maximum of 2 members of staff on each workshop.

  • In order to qualify for a place on a workshop the employer/business / entrepreneur must be based in Essex.

  • Please note that a workshop may not take place if there are not a minimum of 10 attendees.

 Book your place

What is this workshop about?


Planning in business is crucial; that includes planning your exit strategy and what will happen to the business when you decide to move on. Consideration over your possible ongoing involvement and the development of your key members of staff should not be left until the eleventh hour. Learn about Succession Planning and why it is important to adequately plan ahead.


Where, when and duration?

  • 24 February - 10.00 - 13.00 - Maldon, venue TBC
  • 23 March - 09.30 - 12.30 - The Hive, The Old Central Library, Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, SS2 6EX 


Date and location to be confirmed shortly. To express an interest or find out more information about the workshop, please contact the organiser for details.

How much?

£10 per person

Get in touch

or call 03330 320 580