Take your first steps into exporting

7 Dec 2017

Export for Growth is holding two free workshops in Bath this January to help businesses take their first steps into selling overseas. Both workshops are a great learning opportunitiy for South West businesses that are new to exporting, with one on the subject of social media advertising and the second aimed at the artisan business community.

Social media advertising to find new overseas customers

This hands-on workshop will explain how and why businesses should embrace this technology to create real growth in International markets. From direct sales to brand awareness to lead generation, you will learn how to access new territories and increase sales through some of the most popular platforms around today. It is targeted at businesses who are brand new to exporting or considering exporting for the first time and want to target overseas customers. 

The workshop takes place on 25th January 2018 from 9.30am – 1pm. Click here for more information and to book.

Exporting Essentials for Artisans

Are you an artist or creative looking for new ways to grow your sales? There is a whole world out there, so seize the opportunity today to learn how to access new markets and create an action plan to start selling overseas.

This full day workshop is specifically for the South West artisan community, and will be delivered in 3 key sessions:

  • eCommerce and eMarketplaces
  • Social Media Advertising
  • Considerations to Selling Overseas

This workshop will take place on 29th January 2018 from 9.30am-3.30am. Click here for more information and to book.

More help

If you don’t feel these events are right for you, please check out our export support webpage which details the full range of help available to businesses looking to commence or expand their overseas trading.
Export for Growth is a programme to help South West businesses find new customers overseas, and it is delivered by Business West, the Department for International Trade (DIT)  and European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).