As an organisation which is a rural business and that deals with rural SME’s every day we are acutely aware that there are numerous challenges that can hinder us from fulfilling our potential in a timely manner. Not least access to practical business support and signposting to organisations who can help our businesses to grow and
Many of the businesses we support are not even considered in the impressive statistics that already exist regarding rural business – these small micro businesses that often start with a single person with a single passion or idea are often the life blood of rural
We truly believe that our rural businesses hold the key to reinvigorating our rural communities, and working together with like minded organisations to support and encourage enterprise in rural areas is not only
good for the economy but great for rural people too.
Throughout our first edition you will find that we touch on many of the aforementioned themes – BusinessSuccess, Skills and Connectivity in all its forms. When all of these themes come together they create enterprise, and this, in turn, supports our wonderful rural communities.