IT firm Cosmic “funded” by EDDC

“Funded by East Devon District Council, Cosmic are providing a range of training and consultancy services to support businesses in our region.” This is a quote from an article posted on the “Grow Exeter” website in January last year. 

Think Greater Exeter Strategic Plan – Owl

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Free Training Support for East Devon Businesses 

Funded by East Devon District Council, Cosmic are providing a range of training and consultancy services to support businesses in our region.

Whilst Business Information Point (BIP) will be supporting new start-ups in the District, Cosmic will be providing workshops and 1-to-1 consultancy to established businesses in East Devon.

We are providing 4 innovative and thought provoking workshops designed to boost business productivity through the development of new business practices, the adoption of technology and new ways of working. There will be two chances to attend each workshop in the series – but places are limited – so book early! 

For the attendees of the workshop, there will also be the highly valuable offer of additional 1-to-1 business consultancy. Up to 6 hours of mentoring, advice and guidance on how to introduce these new business tools and practices into your organisation. All of this is provided to you for free if your business is based in  East Devon district. – Owl emphasis

The Workshops: 

  1. Moving to the Cloud: an introduction to some of the tools and processes that can help your business operations. We will look at cloud software services, mobile and flexible working practices. All designed to enhance your efficiency and daily productivity.
  2. Digital Marketing Made Easy: Useful guides, tips and tricks to enhance and improve your digital marketing. We will take a look at tools and techniques help you to promote your business, share your good news stories and reach new customers
  3. Digital Tricks to improve your working day: Explore the top tips to help you manage your day-to-day business activities. This Includes introductions to digital resources that can help you to keep track of your To Do list, communicate better with customers and suppliers, and plan ahead for future challenges
  4. Managing your business in a digital world: Learn how you can improve your project management and task delivery skills, in order to help your small business to grow and succeed. We will explore some of the new tools and techniques that you can adopt to help you run and manage your business


Cosmic is a Digital Consultancy and social enterprise based in Devon. The team of 36 people work across the South West, tackling the issue of Digital Exclusion in communities and business across the region.

They provide training, consultancy, website design and IT technical support to businesses, charities, communities, local authorities and individuals. For over 23 years Cosmic have been inspiring people to achieve success in the digital world.