Shapcotts Business Academy - Webinars


Readyto see your business ideas grow? - Shapcotts Accountants Derby

Been running your business for a few years and want to get some tips now you know the basics? Or perhaps you are just starting up and want to know what you should be doing and how?

You need the Shapcotts Business Academy! Shapcotts are pleased to present our third series of webinars that will guide you from start up to hiring your first employees.

What is a webinar?

Our next webinar is:

Our webinar series is currently on hiatus.  

We look forward to bringing a new webinar season later this year. In the meantime you can get our latest tips and news from our monthly newsletters


When will you be joining us?

First Things First - New Business - Shapcotts Accountants Derby

First Things First - Starting a Business
12pm - 1pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

Are you new to business? Always wanted to be your own boss? Or perhaps you have a business idea and you're ready to make it a reality

 Starting out in business can be an exciting time but often is full of questions and important considerations. This webinar is an introduction to setting up in business and will cover the initial steps you need to consider to get your business up and running. 

Book for this webinar here


Planning for Success - Business Plans - Shapcotts Accountants Derby Planning for Success - Business Plans
12pm - 1pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

Sometimes it’s difficult to look to the future when the present can be so demanding however having a solid business plan is one of the most important tools your business can have. In this webinar we will cover the key aspects of selling your business which will lead us nicely onto pulling together that all important business plan. We will also be on hand to advise on budgeting, cash flow, obtaining finance and credit which will leave us to finish off with some useful practical tips for running your business.

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The Importance of Records - Bookkeeping & VAT  - Shapcotts Accountants Derby

The Importance of Records - Bookkeeping & VAT
12pm - 1pm Tuesday 4th November 2014

Whether you out-source your bookkeeping or do it yourself it is just as important to keep good business records. This webinar will inform you of the importance of accurate records and show you ways to make your bookkeeping easier.

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You & the Taxman - Accounts & Taxation - Shapcotts Accountants DerbyYou & the Taxman - Accounts & Taxation
12pm - 1pm Wednesday 12th November 2014

One of the most feared parts of running your own business is filing your annual accounts and completing your Tax Return. This webinar is on hand to cover the process in meeting your statutory obligations.

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Expanding your Team - Taking on Employees - Shapcotts Accountants DerbyExpanding your Team - Taking on Employees
12pm - 1pm Thursday 20th November 2014

There comes a time in business when you admit that there are not enough hours in the day and accept that you can’t do it all. This webinar is designed to take you through the stages of the recruitment process and payroll requirements leaving you confident in expanding your team.

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If you'd like to talk to someone face to face about starting or running your business please telephone 01332 680 540 to arrange a meeting with one of our team. Initial meetings are free of charge.