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Business Mentoring Service

Every business has a vision. These visions may not always be easy to achieve. Perhaps you or your business doesn’t have the skills or knowledge to reach these. There is an answer – your very own Business Mentor.

Our Business Mentors hold a wide range of skills and knowledge just waiting to be used as a tool to help your business.

For more information visit: http://www.kentfoundation.org/

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Kent Entrepreneurs’ Initiative

Give your business ideas a boost!

– Explore your business ideas

– Plan your business ideas

– How to present your business

– Improve your networking skills

– Present your business to win free business support

Collaborate with like minded people, joining you throughout will be plenty of other budding entrepreneurs. So making that first step on the entrepreneurial path will be a little bit easier. Plus it’s a superb way to build your networks too!

For more information visit: http://www.kentfoundation.org/businesssupport/kent-entrepreneurs-initiative/


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Prince’s Trust Business Plan Templates

A business plan is essential for any new business and helps turn your idea into a reality. It gives an outline of your business, the market in which it will operate and how it aims to make money.

For more information visit: http://www.princes-trust.org.uk/default.aspx

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School for Creative Startups

School for Creative Startups is an interactive, hands-on course delivering all the business know how that creative people need to build viable startups, without all the technical gibberish, pesky acronyms and theoretical rhetoric. It’s just the stuff aspiring creative entrepreneurs need to know to grow successful startups, taught in an easy to learn manner.

For more information visit: http://schoolforstartups.co.uk/portfolio/school-for-creative-startups-kent/

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Jobshop@kent has been established to focus purely on part time, seasonal and temporary positions for students at The University of Kent. They can offer you a Temps Service or an Advertising Service to help you fill your part time or temporary roles.

For more information visit: https://kentunion.co.uk/jobshop/

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Future Foundry

Future Foundry aims to help young people make a successful transition from school to work, and to address the barriers to entry facing young people who want a career in the creative industries.

For more information visit: http://futurefoundry.org.uk/


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The Graduate Entrepreneur Scheme – University of Kent

This scheme allows you to develop a successful business model using both theory and practical application with support from mentors throughout the course.

Visit: http://www.kent.ac.uk/enterprise/students/enterprise-education.html

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Let’s Do Business Group

18 to 30 and unemployed? You could get mentoring and a loan to start your own business with Start-Up Loan for Young People.

To find out more visit: http://www.letsdobusinessgroup.co.uk/

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New Enterprise Allowance (NEA) – DWP

Jobseeker’s Allowance claimants aged 18 and over who want to start their own business can get extra help through the New Enterprise Allowance (NEA).

For more information visit: https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/new-enterprise-allowance-campaign


Shell LiveWIRE

The Shell LiveWIRE programme offers free online business advice and start-up awards of £1,000 and £10,000 funding to young entrepreneurs in the UK (England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland).


For more information visit: http://www.shell-livewire.org/