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Harrow Trading online support programme

Once you register onto this free programme our advisers will carry out an e-business audit to assess exactly which aspects of the Harrow Trading Online support programe will most benefit your business. This could involve helping you create an e-commerce presence with Shopify so you can sell products on line or improving your web site and how you manage it’s content. The image you project to the outside world and how your customers and potential customers see you and how easily they can find you when searching on the web (SEO), Search Engine Optimisation is tremendously important and developing a social media profile and building a community to sell to will improve your resilience. We will show you how to improve the security of your data by building a solid cyber security foundation.

How can you help me?

The Harrow Trading Online support programme is bespoke which means our e-business adviser will work with you to develop a programme that suits your needs. Although this is not just another training programme, training is included and we can take you and your staff through all of the elements necessary to achieve your objectives. Training takes place in a modern computer suite at the Kenton Learning Centre although some training can be delivered on site at your premises if required.

So how does it work?

Step 1

Join the Harrow trading online support programme and meet your adviser

Your adviser is an expert in all aspects of e-business and will explain how the Harrow trading online programme can add value to your business by using low cost or in some cases free solutions to help you better engage with your customers, manage your workflow and increase productivity. Like all of our advisers, your e-business adviser is an experienced business person, which means you get real world expertise and support from someone who has ‘been there and done that too’.

Step 2

We'll take a look at your business and discover where the Harrow trading online programme could support you better

Following registration onto the programme your adviser will carry out an audit of your business to assess which aspects of it would benefit from using e-business. The assessment will include a skills audit of your staff and training can be organised where appropriate. Every aspect is explored from CMS, giving you control over your web content, CRM systems allowing you to manage your customer relationships and sales, e-commerce, social media and SEO, how people find you on the web and the image your business projects to the world, remote working, payment platforms, cyber security and much more.

Step 3

Apply your new e-business skills

The Harrow trading online support programme is tailored to you which means our adviser will work with you to develop a programme that suits your needs. Your e-business adviser is there to support you, able to help you implement new practices and show you how to use your new digital skills to benefit your business.

It sounds good but aren’t we too small to bother with all of this?

Many small businesses think e-business solutions are just for large corporates. In todays business environment you simply can’t afford to be without it. We are living in a connected world and many of the smallest businesses are internet facing and can benefit from it’s use. We will explain in simple terms how your business can benefit from this programme and digital and plug into a more productive life cycle.

We're fighting to survive a pandemic and lockdown closures, how can this change things for us?

It's now more important than ever to embrace new practices and change the way we do things in our businesses. Markets are changing and more people are turning to the internet because buying online is simple and convenient. Now is the time to pivot your business and adapt to the changing consumer demands of today. The Harrow trading online programme can help you to meet this challenge.

Call or email SEE now to find out more and book your e-business audit.

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