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Wednesday 17 July 2019 @ 09:30 - 16:30


When you’re establishing your business, you rarely have time to take a step back, review your progress and think about where you’re heading. This workshop is for start-ups and young businesses in their first couple of years who want to consider their goals and gain a deeper understanding of what they need to thrive.

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Grow your business faster and smarter


The workshop will include:

  • Carrying out a business health check
  • The ingredients for good decision making
  • Ways to engage with your customers and clients
  • A session with an accountant in which you’ll learn vital information on business structure and tax
  • A one-hour mentoring session with a business expert of your choice, after the workshop
  • An opportunity to take part in the Viva initiative and learn how to build a one-page website

Session hosts

The workshop will be run by Richard Freeman of always possible, a consultancy and projects company that supports place-making, skills development, business innovation and future-focused culture. Richard works with grassroots entrepreneurs, networks, big business and policy makers on sustainable growth and smart thinking.


You will also hear a case study from Kerry Watkins, founder and owner of Social Brighton.


You will take part in a Q&A with an accountant from Kreston Reeves.


Please note lunch will not be included.


We have a small number of fully subsidised places for this workshop for those unable to afford a ticket. If this applies to you or someone you know, please contact

This workshop will be repeated in March 2020. 




Catch the Wave is a new business support programme for anyone in the city who wants to launch and grow a business. It includes affordable workshops, useful resources and expert mentoring sessions.

Designed and delivered by Brighton Chamber, Catch the Wave includes practical, interactive sessions and runs from July 2019 to April 2020. 


Catch the Wave is supported by:

For the full programme line up visit


Cancellation policy: Places are limited and events usually oversubscribed. Please give 7 days' notice via email or you must pay for your place in full.



Time: 9.30am

Date: Wed 17 / 07 / 19


Barclays Eagle Labs
1 Preston Rd

further support please call the growth hub team on 01293 305965

Malcolm Brabon

Head of Services

Lou Williams

Growth Manager

Matthew Heath

Growth Grant Project Manager

Ryan Davies

Account Manager Team Leader

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