Ascend In Business

What We Do

We support individuals and businesses to START, GROW and strive for excellence in business. We offer practical support in the following areas:

Testing business ideas
This workshop is for anyone considering starting up a business and has a business idea. The workshop will take you from assessing your business idea to teaching you how to test your business idea. It guides you through the process of how to start your own company and it advises you on key issues you should consider when starting up in business. If you are yet to decide on a legal structure for your business or if you are a start up considering business support or just looking to improve your business skills, this course is appropriate for you.

Start Your Own Business Workshops
Join the Ascend revolution to help 1,000s of people like you to start your own business. This workshop is for anyone considering starting up a business and has a business idea. The workshop will take you from assessing your business idea, to starting a business. We will guide you through the process of how to start your own company and will advise you on key issues you should consider when starting up in business.

Business planning
Got a business plan, need to review it? You will need to think through all the parts of your business to plan how everything will work.

Strategic planning
Do you need to rethink your vision, redefine your values or re-evaluate where your organisation is going over the next 2-3 years? Need to get everyone one the same page, prioritising your action plan. How will you get from Point A to Point B more effectively and efficiently. Part of that journey is the strategy and part of it is execution. Having a good strategy dictates “how” you travel the road you have selected and effective execution makes sure you are checking in along the way.

Business Finance
At Ascend we provide access to a one stop shop for all your financial solutions. We are a key player in helping deliver the complete range of funding products; this gives us the best possible opportunity of making deals happen on the most flexible basis!

Raising Money for Growth
This workshop looks at the financing options available at all stages of business development.  By the end of this module you will: Understand the different types of finance available; know where to look to source appropriate funding; understand what is needed for a successful finance application; know what funders are looking for and be able to match your approach; be able to develop a clear strategy to raise the finance required to grow your business.

STEPS TO EXCELLENCE PROGRAMME

Journey to Excellence – Assessment
Personal Excellence
Work Place Excellence
Delivering Service Excellence
Leadership Excellence
Cultural Excellence
Operational Excellence

Business Health checks (MOT)
We will do a checkup on the vital organs of your business to see any underlying issues and prescribe the necessary remedies, in order to sign off a clean bill of business health.

We provide training in the following areas:
Leadership & Management
Problem Solving
Team Building
Decision Making
Strategic Planning
Risk Management
Facilitation Skills
Strategic Decision Making
Change Management
Managing Performance
Managing Personal Effectiveness

Would you like to explore how Ascend could partner with you? If so, please contact info@ascendinbusiness.com to explore the possibilities.