Are you looking to start your own business? Durham Ambitious Business Start-Ups has introduced a new fast track programme of workshops and one-to-one support that means you can start a business in County Durham in just 28 days.

The DABS Sprint is an intensive, bespoke 28-day fast-track start-up programme designed to take you from an idea to being business-ready over a 4 week period.

The programme contains 4 half-day live facilitated workshops which will enable you to really put your business idea through its paces. The DABS Sprint will also help you test your business model and design the end-to-end customer journey, plus you’ll have an experienced business advisor on hand to support you along the way.

As well as one-to-one support and tailored training programmes, the DABS Sprint also brings together like-minded start-ups creating a network of collaboration and peer support across County Durham.

The DABS programme is run by Tedco on behalf of Business Durham. Carole White, Chief Executive at Tedco, said: “Now we are a year into the DABS programme supporting ambitious businesses in County Durham, we have identified a real need to provide a fast track approach for those living in County Durham who want to fulfill their dream of starting up their own business more quickly. Our experienced team will provide intensive support and challenge to potential entrepreneurs and if you are committed you can get your new business off the ground in just 28 days!”

If you are serious about starting up an ambitious business that you want to grow and scale, the DABS Sprint programme has everything you need to help get your business off the ground.

If you are interested in the DABS Sprint workshops please visit or call 0191 516 6102.

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