Enterprise. Business Start up @ Leeds Met Institute for Enterprise Martyn Robertson. Enterprise is top of the Government’s Agenda.
Business Start up @ Leeds Met
Institute for Enterprise
“The current government has made much play of the need to make the UK the best place in the world to start and grow a business and we have recognised that enterprise and entrepreneurship is a vital contributor to the health of the economy.”
Yorkshire Forward’s strategy is to achieve its vision to be world class, prosperous, self-reliant and sustainable with empowered partnerships and communities, a culture of enterprise and creativity, ladders of opportunity for all and a strong, positive identity.
informing, educating and providing support services to would-be entrepreneurs at Leeds Metropolitan University
Provides opportunities for the application of learning
Awareness raising sessions - 'Business Start-Up / Self employment as a viable career option‘
One-to-One Meeting to assess individual’s needs
Offer of ‘Knowledge Workshops’ - 6 complimentary or ‘stand alone’ offerings – addressing what you need to get you started; each supported by interactive work sheets
Dates can be found on the website - www.business-start-up.biz
Proof of Concept Fund
– financial assistance (of up to £1000) to establish the feasibility of student & graduate business ideas
Eligible costs could include:
See www.business-start-up.bizfor more details
HEFCE Award : 2005
Rewards excellent teaching practice
HEFCE investment in practice to further increase and deepen its impact across the widest teaching and learning community.
To make Leeds Metropolitan University the first choice for students seeking enterprise teaching and learning across the whole range of academic disciplines offered.