What We Do


Go Rural work with the agritourism, food and drink and rural sectors.  They can support your business and offer:-

Business Support 

Go Rural’s aim is to help every client no matter their size.  They offer confidential support and professional advice and have extensive experience in facilitating discussions within family businesses, supporting business owners to consider future growth options and writing business plans.  Find out more here

Skills Development 

Go Rural have experience in designing and delivering bespoke skills development workshops covering areas including Pricing Strategy, Digital Marketing and ‘The Customer Journey’.  Find out more here

Rural tourism business management

The Hideaway Experience is one of Scotland’s leading rural tourism businesses, having achieved significant growth in turnover, profits and return on capital in the last five year.  The Hideaway Experience has won 3 regional Thistle Tourism Awards and is the top ranked Trip Advisor business in the region. Caroline Millar provides one to one or one to many business support focused on best practice in rural business management to achieve outstanding results. This is based on real life lessons in starting up and running a tourism business.

Event Management

Go Rural can deliver tailored, bespoke events from small intimate business events, stands at consumer shows to larger Conferences.  We know how to deliver excellent service and if you are looking for a friendly, professional and expert team, contact us to discuss further.   Our strength is our creative flair which adds the wow factor.  Find out more here

Project Management

Go Rural have a proven track record in project management, delivering commissioned projects as well as partnering in projects. We have been able to apply our knowledge, skills, tools, and techniques to project activities to meet required objectives within agreed timescales and budgets.  Find out more here

International Knowledge Exchange

Go Rural organise and facilitate International knowledge exchange on rural tourism, food and drink and agriculture.  Our Learning Journeys have had a positive impact on 100% of participants.   New knowledge is driving change in many businesses.  Find out more here


Public Speaking

Go Rural have a wealth of experience in public speaking including delivering speeches at Conferences, business events, conference facilitation and after dinner speaking.   Find out more here