Developing Your Business

We've loads of ways to help you develop your business. Whether you're considering an idea, are taking the first steps, or have been running a business for years, we've a wealth of experience to help at every stage.

Your business idea

If you’re still at the exciting sketch book stage our online tools, workshops and advisers are here to take you from the essential basics, to researching, planning and writing a business plan.

Developing your new idea, product or service

Starting your business

If you’re starting up our local office can help you consider your funding, IP, and of course finding and keeping your customers.

Find out about starting your business

Growing your business

Growing a successful business is not easy. We can help you in a wide range of manners including working with you to plan your future growth strategy; developing new overseas market opportunities; accessing funding for new product creation and by connecting you to additional avenues of expertise including the Global Scots and Scottish Development International.

Grow your range, workforce or market

Women into Business Tayside

Women into Business is a networking group for women who are developing a business idea, or those who have recently started their business.

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Young Entrepreneurs

We’re always delighted to help young entrepreneurs. Read on to find out more about advice and local connections for those aged 18-30.

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We understand that your relationship with your clients is important. We’d like to make it even better by connecting you to local information, activities and funding.

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