Date: 1st March 2024
Location: The Old Courts
Time: 9:30am - 12:00pm
Theme: Business Strategy, Start a business
Whether you're passionate about a new business idea or you've been cultivating a budding start-up, our EnterprisingYou - Launchpad event is the first step on your entreprenurial journey.
A chance to network: Connect with fellow aspiring entrepreneurs and potential partners as you kickstart your journey. There will also be the opportunity to speak one-on-one with expert advisors.
Story Showcase: Hear from a successful local Wigan entrepreneur who turned their passion into a thriving business.
Taster Workshops: A great opportunity to get a taste of the free support on offer with valuable insights and practical tips on launching your own business.
We’ll look at:
· Myth-Busting - What is your perception or hesitation about starting a business? Our advisors will debunk myths and provide a reality check.
· Market Research - The basics of market research and finding out if your business idea has the potential to succeed.
· Bootstrapping - Starting a business with little or no money.
Book your place now and take the first step towards turning your dream of being your own boss into a reality at EnterprisingYou – Launchpad.
The Session is targeted towards:
GM individuals (not strictly Wigan bound)
Individuals must be 16+ years of age.
Sole traders; Prestart businesses; Early post start businesses; Aspiring entrepreneurs (not started business yet)
EnterprisingYou is delivered by GM Business Growth Hub, which is part-funded by the UK government through the UK Shared Prosperity Fund. The £7.5m funding has been made possible thanks to Greater Manchester Combined Authority securing funding to deliver UKSPF projects, which forms part of the Government’s wider Levelling Up agenda.
|9:30am - 10am
|10am - 10:30am
|10:30am - 11am
|Myth Busting Exercise
|11am - 11:30am
|11:30am - 12pm
Where is it?
The Old Courts, Crawford Street Wigan WN1 1NA