Interactive Forum 3: Out of the Starting Blocks: Top tips for success in micro and small business

10.45-11.45, The Bistro

99% of Scotland’s businesses employ less than 250 people – and increasing numbers of entrepreneurs are choosing the social enterprise option. But what do small and micro businesses really need to thrive? How do they compete with bigger players? What about working with others to build business success and access contracts? How do they fit into the wider community? Can local community social enterprises find common ground with other SMEs? What added challenges are there for rural and remote enterprises? Learn from our experts and share your own story.