Essex Business Accelerator Programme February 2022

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The Essex Business Accelerator programme consists of 8 weekly online sessions. Perfect for businesses needing a boost.

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A series of eight online sessions that supports those entrepreneurs and businesses facing challenging circumstances.

The programme helps bridge the gap between 'what is' and 'what could be' by providing foundational business development and innovation skills.

A social learning event that will develop your skills and empower your business.


  • Session 1 – An introduction to the programme: entrepreneurial networks and pitching in general
  • Session 2 – Discovering your drivers: value-led business development
  • Session 3 – Tools for innovation: using the Business Model Canvas and engaging with business model innovation
  • Session 4 – Understanding what makes your customers tick: product-market fit and business model fit
  • Session 5 – Build a marketing strategy and develop your brand: Empower the language of the business
  • Session 6 – Financial metrics that matter. Cost drivers to revenue streams: exploring the key performance indicators that inform and steer the business
  • Session 7 – Covering the soft skills around presenting and public speaking as well as tools for PowerPoint and creating a solid pitch deck: the role that leadership plays
  • Session 8 – Pitch to impress: a chance to deliver a powerful pitch to an expert panel and showcase the credentials of the business


Open to all businesses registered in Essex but predominantly aimed at early-stage entrepreneurs (under three years old) who seek growth and want to bring in new opportunities.

We’ve helped thousands of new businesses get started. Don't just start out, start up!

This course takes place online via Zoom on Tuesdays, 9.30 AM – 12:00 PM

  • 8 February
  • 15 February
  • 22 February
  • 1 March
  • 8 March
  • 15 March
  • 22 March
  • 29 March

If you would like any further information or have any questions, please contact us on 01206 548833 or email

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Organiser Colbea

Organiser of Essex Business Accelerator Programme February 2022

Colbea is a catalyst for business success across Essex, providing business advice, training and office space for new and established businesses.

Fully-funded one to one business advice sessions are available for anyone looking for information, advice, and guidance in order to start, grow or develop a business. This may include support on a range of topics from business planning to accessing funding and grants.

Colbea's two business centres are home to more than 60 businesses with agile working spaces, a mix of light industrial units and office space up to 430 sq ft. We also offer Virtual Tenancy packages.

Fully equipped meeting and training rooms can also be hired at competitive rates.

Our business training courses are usually fully-funded, or there is a small nominal fee to try and encourage participation. We cover single short masterclasses on specific topics as well as longer workshop-style interactive, multi-session programs with expert facilitators.

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