UCL has been hailed as a “shining example” for supporting student entrepreneurs by the Guardian in an article about whether universities are doing enough to help students start new businesses.
10,000 Small Businesses briefing session, HUB Westminster, 12 August, 12.30pm
Publication date: Aug 05, 2014 08:45 AM
Aug 12, 2014 12:30 PM
End: Aug 12, 2014 02:00 PM
Location: HUB Westminster 1st floor, New Zealand House, 80 Haymarket, SW1Y 4TE, London
UCL are opening applications for the successful Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses programme which may be well suited to any businesses in your network.
a fantastic, fully-funded, opportunity for small businesses in and
around London that are looking to grow and expand. The core of the
programme is a high quality, practically-focused, business and
management education, delivered over twelve sessions. The bespoke
curriculum focuses on practical skills, tools and support to develop a
customised growth plan to take each business to the next level.
Each briefing session includes an overview of the programme, how it benefits participants, the application process and experiences from some of those that have completed it.
The format of the briefing sessions
- 45 min presentation outlining the programme and what it can offer your business
- Question time
- Option to stay and chat with the team and network with other businesses
Benefits of attending a briefing session
- You will hear from past participants about their experiences and why the programme helped them
- There are plenty of opportunities to ask questions and discuss how your business could benefit
- Following the informal presentation there will be a light lunch which creates an excellent opportunity for networking
- Introduce yourself to some of the key people from UCL and Goldman Sachs who will be delivering the programme
Capital Enterprise will also be holding two workshops to provide a little guidance and practical support with completing the on-line application form. These will be held on 21 August and 11 September - places are limited.