Resources

Business Support

 

AmbITion Scotland

AmbITion is a change programme for the arts and cultural sector - helping organisations achieve their 21st century sustainability ambitions through implementing integrated IT and digital developments.

www.getambition.com


Arts & Business Scotland


Arts & Business Scotland deliver sponsorship training and support to the arts to help build their capacity to develop relationships with, and bring in funding from, the private sector.

artsandbusiness.org.uk/scotland/about.aspx



Apprenticeships in Scotland (AiS)
AiS is Scotland's national vacancy handling service for youth opportunities. They are a web clever social enterprise project run by young people with the help of the Scottish careers, education and training community and our growing list of partner employers. You can also register to receive free regular email updates on opportunities direct to your inbox.
www.apprenticeshipsinscotland.com


Business Gateway 

Business Gateway provide practical information and help to you and your business. Whether you are starting out or looking to grow your business. 

www.business.scotland.gov.uk/bdotg/action/home?r.s=m&site=202



Co-operative Development Scotland
Co-operative Development Scotland helps support and develop co-operative enterprise in Scotland. www.scottish-enterprise.com/co-operative-development-scotland


Cultural Enterprise Office
Scotland's specialist business support and development service for creative and cultural businesses and individuals. Offering advice, information and events.


www.culturalenterpriseoffice.co.uk


Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce
Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce is a member- led organisation, working to support the local business community. 

www.edinburghchamber.co.uk



Institute for Creative Industries
The ICI aims to help creative practitioners, businesses and communities prosper and flourish through accessing the knowledge and expertise of their staff, associates and partners. www.napier.ac.uk/creativeindustries


Interactive Scotland

Scotland provides expert help and support for companies across the digital media sector in Scotland.

www.interactivescotland.com/
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Interface - The knowledge connection for business
We match businesses with academics making available the world class knowledge, expertise and research facilities in all of Scotland's Universities and Research Institutions.
http://www.interface-online.org.uk


Own It
Intellectual Property Advice for the creative sector.


www.own-it.org



The Princes Scottish Business Trust (PSYBT)
PSYBT helps young people in Scotland to start up and continue in business.


www.psybt.org.uk


Scottish Enterprise

Scottish Enterprise work with businesses across Scotland to stimulate economic growth and improve the business environment.
www.scottish-enterprise.com


Smart Exporter

Whether you're new to exporting or already exporting to one or more overseas markets Smart Exporter offer tailored services to help you realise the full export potential of your business for future growth.
www.smartexporter.co.uk


The Audience Business (TAB)

The Audience Business works with a wide range of Scotland's cultural organisations to ensure they have the insight, skills and drive to attract the widest possible public and thrive as businesses.
www.theaudiencebusiness.org.uk