Quick questions for start-up event caterers 8 quick questions to help you get started Thanks for taking this short survey for (potential) start-up event caterers. Your answers will help us to help you get started. There's only 8 questions and it'll just take a couple of minutes tops. Cheers! Question Title * 1. Why do you want to work in event catering? (Select up to 3) I want to work for myself I think it has potential for high earnings The potential low start-up costs are attractive I think it will be easy to find work I want to run a restaurant and this is the best place to start It's a growing industry and I want to be part of it I already have experience working in event catering My planned unit and food will be most suited to event catering I know I'll be able to get a lot of support from NCASS Other (please specify) Question Title * 2. What sort of food/drink are you planning to sell? Question Title * 3. What sort of unit do you plan to trade from? Gazebo Marquee Build-up stall Trailer Van Cart Kiosk Not sure Other (please specify) Question Title * 4. How do you plan to market the business? (Select all that apply) Flyers and leaflets Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Google+ Website Word of mouth I don't plan to market my business Not sure yet Other (please specify) Question Title * 5. Where have you looked for start-up information so far? Question Title * 6. What are your biggest concerns about starting up in mobile catering? (Select up to 5) Not understanding the legislation involved Not having due diligence documentation in place Not being covered by a Primary Authority Overpriced pitch fees Getting to grips with finances My lack of experience Finding the right equipment at the right price Too much competition Events might become less popular Not being able to get onto profitable events A lack of profitable opportunities to work Not being able to find any work at all Liaising with event organisers Not being able to find enough information to get started Other (please specify) Question Title * 7. NCASS have helped thousands start up in this industry. Would you like to chat about getting started? If so, please enter your name and phone number below and we'll get back to you soon (: Name Phone Number Question Title * 8. We'd love to send you news and updates about the event catering industry and helpful start-up information. If you're ok with that, please enter your email address here. Email Address Finished!