Do you have an idea for a great new business venture? Launchpad provides practical support to anyone in Barnsley looking to start a new business. Its team of business advisors, based here at the DMC, is on-the-spot to talk through your ideas and ambitions.

The Launchpad service offers one-to-one advice and a package of support to suit your needs. The DMC hosts a series of Launchpad workshops on key topics such as business planning, market research, digital marketing and finance. And, there are specialist business advice clinics, led by expert associates, to help entrepreneurs tackle start up issues, plus lots of opportunities for networking, peer support and shared learning. Launchpad helps us to create a community of start ups and the DMC. We even have our own Enterprise Hub – a dedicated area where new business people to pop in to meet advisors, work, study, research and access data. If you’re considering starting your own business, contact our Launchpad team to arrange your initial one hour consultation on 01226 773 003 or launchpad@barnsley.gov.uk. To find out more visit here.

Enterprising Barnsley’s Launchpad service is part of the Sheffield City Region-wide Launchpad programme, overseen by Sheffield City Region Growth Hub, which aims to ensure the delivery of high quality business start up support across the city region.