Chamber of Commerce providing a wide range of netwoking events across the whole of Hampshire. Members receive preferential pricing but non members are very welcome to attend. Many events also include updates and presentations on business related topics
Take as much advice as possible
There is never too much information and the best way to learn is to talk to others about their experiences of starting and running a business. Recognising that you are not an expert in everything and linking to those who have expertise in the areas that you dont is the best way to succeed.