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Getting to Grips with Finance workshop

June 12, 2012. This workshop is a practical and stress-free guide to help you understand business numbers and financial jargon and overcome your fear of finance. The session explains the financial elements of all the stages in your business from the way in which it is set-up, how to work with investors and managing your cash flow on a day-to-day basis.

What to expect

  • How to set up your business to make it financially viable
  • The best way to work with an accountant
  • Raising capital without getting caught out by investors
  • Managing your cash flow, suppliers and payments
  • Creating financial forecasts and projections.

In a relaxed environment and surrounded by like-minded entrepreneurs you are free to ask all the questions you want to help you start to get to grips with your business finances.

What you’ll get

business plan checklist

An Excel five year profit and loss viability model: twelve month cash flow and balance sheet (RRP £27.00)

14 day post-course email support

glossary of key financial terms

A copy of ‘Talk Money’, a highly acclaimed 90 minute dvd that explains the language of business (£18.00 rrp) …

“Thank you very much for your film. It is really very good….and takes the mystery out finance.” Tim Smit, Founder Eden Project

50% discount voucher for online business evaluation service Tri-start.


This is a hands on practical workshop, so bring along your laptop so that you can work with your own figures

About your trainer: Your trainer is the wonderful Johnny Martin.  Johnny is an enthusiastic educator and communicator who loves demystifying and explaining business finance. He has so much amazing experience to bring to the table with a past that includes turning around and selling 3 businesses on behalf of Baring Venture Partners, JO Hambro and Monument Trust; prreparing business plans that have raised over £25m, and brings loads of real stories and experiences to his sessions.

When, Where and How Much?

Where: Betjemen Arms, The Boardroom, 1st floor St. Pancras Kings Cross, Kings Cross, N1C 4QL
When: June 12, 2012 from 10:00 – 14:00

How much: £65.00

Lunch and networking after the training

Recent feedback on this workshop:

I just wanted to say a huge ‘thank you’ for last night’s session. It was unbelievably useful – I had a few real ‘eureka!’ moments. I can’t get over how satisfying it is to see the numbers finally making sense.


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About Julie Hall

Hi, I'm Julie Hall, the founder of Women Unlimited. Which is my 4th business. I've had a business as a headhunter, a consultant, a new media agency and now finally Women Unlimited. I've learned lots of lessons - many of which could have been avoided. I hope you find the articles and stories on this website useful, and feel free to get in touch, I'd love to hear from you.

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