Chamber Business Assist

Welcome to Chamber Business Assist.

We recognise that Your business is more than just an income for you and sometimes you need more than just some free advice; which is why we have developed a suite of services that offer professional support, guidance and contacts to ensure you grow and prosper. All our Advisers and Specialists are qualified and professional with a range of sector based experience and knowledge.

Looking for funding or finance? Visit our Grants & Funding page

Chamber Business Assist

PAYG 1:1 Business Advice
If you’re ineligible for funded support you can still book a 1:1 appointment with a qualified Business Adviser. Complete the booking form and an Adviser will contact you by phone within 24hrs to help you with your enquiry and arrange an appointment. We can offer an extensive range of support, funding advice and guidance on how to make the most of your business. Book now…….
Business Mentoring
Our subsidised mentoring service provides you access to a Business Adviser under a monthly retainer agreement. The service is designed to help you develop new ideas, bring about changes in your business and you keep on track. You will receive up to four hours support each month which will include;

  • Face to face meetings, telephone and email support
  • Information and help accessing the latest government initiatives, loans and grants
  • Introductions to new contacts, suppliers and experts
  • Strategic advice, information and guidance from a range of sources and much more….

Our qualified and approachable Business Advisers have years of personal experience in running their own business and will draw on their knowledge as well as the Chamber’s global network to navigate you through the world of trade and commerce at your pace and on your timetable. 10% discount for Members. Tell me more…

Project Delivery
Our project services provide “task & finish” support to businesses of all sizes when and where they need it. We have a strong track record in targeted intervention and have worked with pre-start businesses and large established corporations. Previous projects have included;

  • Grant funding applications and investment readiness
  • Business plan writing and strategic development
  • Product/service commercialisation
  • Business improvement reviews
  • Internationalisation and new market entry

An initial free consultation is arranged to scope the nature, extent and desired outcomes of the project before a quotation is provided. To find out more about this service and to see if we can help you contact us using the link. Tell me more…

Specialist Support
Using the Chamber’s extensive network this service helps you source and connect with trusted pre-qualified Suppliers that have the knowledge and expertise you need. Acting as a broker the Chamber will vet and recommend specialists that have demonstrated high levels of competency in their field and have provided positive customer testimonials. Tap in to Kent’s leading business network and harness the local power. Tell me more…