Business & IP Centre Devon


The Business & IP Centre at Exeter and Barnstaple Libraries host a range of events and workshops to suit start-ups, entrepreneurs or businesses looking to learn new skills or research their industry.

Webinars run weekly on a variety of subjects and are a great way to get an overview of a new topic, or a refresher which can help you to look at your business plan in a new light. Whether you’re just starting out or an established business looking to grow, our webinars are useful, inspiring and informative.

One-to-ones are useful for enquiring about how you can access business information and support, to discuss a problem or question you have in a specific area of your business, or to find out more about Intellectual Property. Find out more information on our 1-to-1s page.

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Setting Up a Business: Planning & Strategy

March 10, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

You know what you want to do, but where do you start? Get your plan in place with this session from Clare Palmer. Part of Women in Business.

PLEASE NOTE: This session is part of BIPC Devon’s Women in Business course, session are open to Devon-Based business women.

Setting Up a Business: Planning & Strategy

Are you looking to start your own business but don’t know where to begin with your business plan? Look no further! Clare Palmer from Clarity Coaching has designed and will deliver, this workshop for women who are setting up a businesses. We’ll cover what to focus on, and the fundamentals of creating a business plan.

One of the major benefits of this workshop is the opportunity to work directly with Clare on creating an effective personalised business plan that will give you a success-driven mindset, so you take the right actions, at the right time, to create your success – plus you’ll be able to network with other like-minded women who are also starting their own businesses.

Don’t let the fear of not knowing where to start hold you back from your business dreams. Sign up for our workshop today and take the first step towards starting your own successful business.

About Your Host

Clare Palmer – Award-winning coach and founder of Clarity Coaching.

Clare had a highly successful and accredited career working as a senior compliance manager for a multinational communications provider.

Being recognised for her unique ability to inspire and connect with people Clare won a global coaching award following which she designed and implemented a new coaching culture and leadership standards.

As a mother, leader, and business owner Clare understands the pressure we can place on ourselves and the negative self-belief we can have, she knew she could help people and especially women create a better balance and harness their positive self-belief to truly make an impact on their whole lives.

Clare’s desire to create lasting positive change for others with a clear and easy-to-follow approach led her to create Clarity Coaching by Clare Palmer


Zoom webinar – joining details are available on the Online Event page and included in reminder emails.


Closed Captions are available and can be turned on for any user via your own Zoom settings.

Recordings are available for those who may wish to revisit the topic.

The session will be recorded for BIPC Devon’s archive. You are free to leave your cameras on or turn them off as you prefer. There will be a chance to ask questions during the session, which you can do via video/audio or by using the Zoom chat function.

If there is anything we can do to help you access this session more easily, please do get in touch at

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March 10, 2023
10:00 am - 11:00 am
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