Idea Store - Small Business Advice

March 2020 Coronavirus
In line with Government advice, The Idea Stores and libraries are closed untill further notice. Please check our website for updates

Looking for business information? Starting up a small business? Changing your career?

Find the answers free with Idea Store Business online services and in store workshops and events. 

  • Business workshops - Visit Idea Store What's On to discover what's happening in your local Idea Store
  • Free Online Business Service - COBRA offers easy to understand and comprehensive factsheets and guides for anyone thinking about starting a small business or working in one.The 'Business Information Factsheets' and 'Business Legal Library' cover trading issues such as raising and managing finance, marketing and trading abroad and trading legally.Available free to Idea Store members in store and from home.

Idea Store Learning Business & Finance Courses
We offer a range of courses for people who want to start their own business. Whether you want to run a market stall, a shop or a home based business, these courses will give you what you need to know to be successful.



Who to contact

Business Support