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DSC regularly host FREE Business Development Breakfasts in both Harrogate and Leeds. 

The purpose of each forum is to encourage attendees to take away a simple piece of action which will make their business more profitable and enjoyable to run. Topics include growing your wealth, strategies to improve performance, networking tips and how to manage your competitors.

Friday 18th August 2017, Pannal Golf Club, Harrogate, 9:30-11:00

"Are you a property owner or looking to invest in property?"

There were some big changes last year to the way property businesses are taxed. If you own a property or you´re looking to invest in the property market and are in need of advice about the new taxation rules, this latest breakfast briefing will be of interest.

For more details and to book your free place please click on the orange Eventbrite button below.


Friday 22nd September 2017, West Park Hotel, Harrogate, 8:00-10:00 

"Brexit and the General Election: The Impact on the Local Economy"

What impact will the Brexit referendum and the last General Election have on the local economy? In these uncertain economic and political times, how will your business be affected?

Economics expert Jonathan Perraton, a senior lecturer in Economics at Sheffield University, will be joining us for a free breakfast briefing which will examine the effect of the recent political changes on our local economy.

For more details and to book your free place please click on the orange Eventbrite button below.


Other dates for your diary:

  • Friday 10th and Friday 24th November 2017, Old Swan Hotel Harrogate
    8am-10am. Topic "TBC".


To reserve your free place early please email or call Ellie on 01423 560547.


“I won £27k of business from a client I met at your business network events”. Carl Barton, Impress Promotions Leeds.


Free weekly advice clinic to support local businesses.

The free drop in Business Advice Clinic will be held at our Harrogate office on East Parade every Thursday from 4-6pm.

Our firm has a long tradition of supporting business with free advice and has been running regular business development seminars for more than ten years.

These weekly advice clinics are a natural progression and will enable local business owners to seek more personalised advice on an informal basis.

A partner will be available and no appointment is necessary, although businesses can schedule a time if they prefer by calling 01423 560547.

Our experts will be on hand to provide confidential, one-to-one business advice and to answer questions about business, whatever stage people are at, whether they’re starting a business, worried about cashflow or wondering what path to take next.

Give us a call now to book an appointment. We look forward to seeing you.

01423 560547

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