In the Market for Success – the complete start-up package for Women in Business

In the Market for Success Women in Business Training Colchester Essex

In the Market for Success (IM4S) is an opportunity for aspiring businesswomen to access all the training and support you need to get started in business AND take your business idea to market. Your fully-funded IM4S start-up programme will include 6 expert-led workshops, giving you all the skills and resources you need to be confident in starting your own business.


Current course dates;

  • 6PM-8PM 14th May – Introduction to Business Planning
  • 6PM-8PM 21st May – Financial Forecasting
  • 6PM-8PM 4th June – Developing your Product
  • 6PM-8PM 11th June – Understanding Marketing
  • 6PM-8PM 18th June – PR & Promotion
  • 6PM-8PM 9th July – Evaluating your Business Plans & Next Steps


  • Inclusive 12-month Virtual Tenancy at the Colchester Business Centre (worth over £400)
  • 8AM-4PM Saturday 30th May – An inculsive test-trading opportunity spot on Colchester Market – Sell, Showcase, Survey or Sample your business on the buying public
  • Professional Business Support from experienced advisors & expert speakers

Find out more about the IM4S Course Trainers & Experts…


In the Market for Success Testimonials

Click here to read about just some of the aspiring

IM4S businesswomen who have turned their business ideas into their dream careers!

IM4S Women in Business Training – Evening Course Dates

Workshop 1 Introduction to business planning – Mon 14th May 6pm–8pm

Workshop 2 Financial forecasting – Mon 21st May 6pm–8pm

Workshop 3 Developing your product – Mon 4th June 6pm–8pm

Workshop 4 Understanding marketing – Mon 11th June 6pm–8pm

Workshop 5 PR and promotion – Mon 18th June 6pm–8pm

Market Day – Sat 30th June 8am–4pm

Workshop 6 Evaluating your business plans & next steps – Mon 9th July 6pm–8pm


Many attendees wish to speak to someone before committing to the course. If this is the case, please call us on 01206 548833 and ask for Jane Green.

Following your purchase, you will be contacted by a Colbea Business Advisor or Course Facilitator. If you do not hear anything within the first 7 days, please call 01206 548 833 or email

In the Market for Success is a fully-funded Business Start-up Training Package worth £2000. The course cost is £60*. This is a refundable deposit, which will be paid back to you on completion of the course. (Don’t worry, there is no exam! We just ask that you commit to the course and attend all sessions wherever possible, as IM4S is a limited opportunity).

 The next IM4S course dates are yet to be confirmed. Once you have booked your place, we will contact you in the event of any change of date and you will be offered a full refund if you can no longer attend.

*Please Note: If you do not complete the course, you will not receive your deposit back.

For queries/problems or more information please contact Jane Green on 01206 548833 or email