Business support and resources

Creative Business Support

Business support and resources

Creative Business Support

Business support and resources

Creative Business Support

Organisations across Culture Mile offer business support to creative businesses, whether they be freelancers, SMEs or larger organisations. Please get in touch and get involved with all they have to offer.

Small Business Research +  Enterprise Centre

The Small Business Research and Enterprise Centre (SBREC) is the City of London Corporation's small business start-up support service, open for all freelancers, entrepreneurs and small businesses throughout the UK. With a membership, you can get access to a range of specialist business information and market research and company contacts. They also host a range of business support events and provide expert assistance, including tailored 121 advice, to help you start and grow your business.

For more information on SBREC, check out their website or contact them by emailing sbrec@cityoflondon.gov.uk to see how they can support you.

Guildhall School of Music and Drama

The Guildhall School of Music and Drama offers a wide variety of support tailored to freelancers, small businesses and entrepreneurs working within the arts.

In Autumn 2021, The Creative Business Support programme will launch a new series of digital workshops aimed at addressing the major changes and challenges facing the arts in the wake of COVID-19 and the skills required to navigate the new normal.

Guildhall School of Music and Drama’s Coaching and Mentoring team offers a number of bespoke courses, supporting people to reach their potential, and institutions to perform at their best.  They offer a range of coaching training courses from entry level Foundation courses to professional level training, including training for Senior Executives preparing for work transition into the Executive Coaching profession. For further information, visit their website or alternatively email coachingandmentoring@gsmd.ac.uk.