Business & IP Centre Devon

June 2022 Newsletter- What’s On This Summer?


BIPC Devon is running a business course for creatives this July!

The Art of Business

If you’re looking to launch a small business in the Arts, this course is for you! Whether you’re a printmaker, musician, potter or painter, you need core business skills to help you to make a living doing what you love! We will be hosting workshops on branding, publishing, marketing, websites 101 and so much more! Go to our Eventbrite page to sign up for free!

Coworking Afternoons

Free Half-Day Desks @Exeter Library

Bored of the same four walls? Fancy seeing some new faces? Meet other small business owners, entrepreneurs and local start-ups, at Exeter library:

  • Free half-day desk!
  • Free tea/coffee on arrival!
  • Access to free business databases & books!
Bring your laptop and settle at a desk in the bright and airy Rougemont Room, places are limited, book yours now!

Health and Wellbeing with Jaqueline Laws 

Take care of your business, by taking care of yourself   Entrepreneurship can feel a 24/7 game, but we all need to know when to take a break. Find out what happens in the body when we are stressed at this talk with kinesiologist and natural health coach Jaqueline Lawes @ Exeter Library on 19th July. Drop-in or book a session now 

Free IP Drop In’s

Protect your Intellectual Property 

Do you want to protect your business idea but are confused by copyright, trademarks, patents and registered designs? Every first Monday of the month between 3 and 4 pm we run FREE drop-in sessions with our Intellectual Property Experts, to get answers to all of your questions! Drop-in or book a session now 

Dreams Can Come True!

Women in Business Attendee Launches Her Dream Business

Maya Lawrence took the leap into self-employment with her brand new business, Mayajoy Design. Read about what motivated her to start living her dreams, and how BIPC Devon helped her to get where she is now! You can find out more at :

Start Your Small Business Journey with BIPC Devon!

From food trucks to sustainable gifts, we’ve helped dozens of small businesses in Devon to launch or grow. We provide free support and advice to all types of small businesses, get in touch today to see how we can help you with:

  • Finding Funding
  • Copyright and Branding
  • Market Research
  • Business Planning
  • Confidence and Motivation
  • & More…

You can pop into Exeter, Barnstaple or Paignton library or get in touch with us now to find out what free support is available to you!

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