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STRIVE Business Start-up Training

The Strive business start up scheme has helped dozens of people just like you to start their own businesses. Now is your chance to join a team of start-ups and experts to get your company kick-started. At Strive a team of experienced entrepreneurs will help guide you through every step of creating a successful business, sharing their own stories and giving you hints and tips along the way. No qualifications or experience is needed, just a passion for what you do. Enterprise Cube, who specialise in providing a unique programme of dynamic, practical and interactive learning to help people start their own businesses, provides the Business Start-up training. More than 100 residents in RBWM who have graduated from the course in the past 4 years are now running their businesses. The course is free and open to residents of the Royal Borough who are 16+. It is delivered over 12 one-day workshops, twice a week between September and October, and will teach delegates the fundamentals of starting your own business. The course covers:

  • Researching the market
  • Raising money to start a business
  • Starting up
  • Who to ask for help
  • Finance and support
  • Business planning
  • Managing risks
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Identifying and overcoming barriers that prevent business start-up

Taster Day There is a taster day running on Friday 6th September, which will give you a bit more insight into what the course covers and help you decide if the course is suitable for you. You can meet the tutors and ask any questions you have before deciding if the course is for you. Please note: Due to limited spaces available, there is an application form you will have to complete to submit an interest for a space on the course.   To find out more please come along to the taster day running on Friday 6th September, 10am – 12pm at the Housing Solutions offices, Crown House, Waldeck Road, Maidenhead, SL6 8BY. To book your place on the taster or for more details, please contact a member of the Grow Our Own team on 01628 685661

 

Contact Us

Town Hall
St Ives Road
Maidenhead
SL6 1RF

Tel: 01628 685661

Email: info@growourown.co.uk