The complete business reference adviser
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What is COBRA?
COBRA has information on 600 small business trades and professions, including how-to guides, market summaries and information about trade events, business support and funding. It has resources that can help you with:
- researching different industries
- writing a business plan
- practical advice on how to set up your business
- advice on paying your staff
- apprenticeship opportunities
- events near you.
Who can use COBRA?
COBRA is for anyone who is:
- considering self-employment
- starting a new business
- already running a small business
- preparing for a job interview.
How to access COBRA
You can use your Lewisham library card to access the database, either in one of our libraries or from home.
If you aren’t a member of the library service you can sign up online.