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Lewes supports new Women’s Business Start-up Programme

Her Biz, the ‘virtual’ Women’s Start-ip programme is returning to support aspiring female entrepreneurs in East Sussex and Kent.

Her Biz is designed specifically to encourage more women to start a business, why not, turn your idea into a reality with the chance to WIN £500 towards your start-up costs!

The programme consists of four 90-minute sessions over Zoom, each from 10am to 12:30pm.

Dates: Friday 1st, 8th, 15th and 22nd March 2024

Closing date to apply: Wednesday 21st February.

Her Biz: What’s it about?

It has been specifically created to help encourage women to set up a new business. From refining your business idea to marketing and managing finances. Following the course, participants will have six weeks to submit a completed business plan to enter, and it’s open to all those selected to participate on the course. So far, Her Biz has held over 30 successful rounds of the programme across East Sussex and Kent over the past four years.

The programme will help participants to:

  • Explore and clarify your business idea
  • Research your target market and understand your competitors
  • Develop your business model and kick-start your business plan
  • Help you to understand the numbers, create projections and explore funding options
  • Start shaping your marketing strategy incl. online and social media presence
  • Set your business goals
  • Overview of business types, tax and insurance, accounting software, bank accounts
  • Tools to help with taking the next step
  • Gain peer support from like-minded people
  • The programme also includes a 1-2-1 session our Start-Up Coach to refine your business plan or discuss your business on a deeper level.

To sign up and for more information on the event, please click here.

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