Guide

Growing your business

Last updated: 31 July 2017

Who can help?

Business Gateway offers resources and support to help anyone starting up or growing a business, including workshops, events, news and advice.

Co-operative Development Scotland (CDS), part of Scottish Enterprise, provides specialist advice to new and growing cooperatives and employee-owned businesses in Scotland.

Cultural Enterprise Office is Scotland's specialist business support and development service for creative micro-businesses and cultural practitioners.

Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE) has some funding programmes that support businesses, social enterprises and communities that want to grow in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland.

Scottish Enterprise works with ambitious companies and industries to support economic growth and develop Scotland's business environment.

Scottish Manufacturing Advisory Service (SMAS), part of Scottish Enterprise, can help organisations improve performance, grow and raise profitability.

VisitScotland provides information on how catering to the accessible tourism market can help you get:

  • a better return on investment
  • higher occupancy rates
  • a loyal and returning customer base
Growing your business
Who can help?