Whether you want to be your own boss, get that side-hustle off the ground, start generating some passive income, or just get a better work-life balance, we can help.
You'll receive free 1-2-1 advice and coaching, free workshops and training on how to set-up your own business, and £1,000 grant to help get you started.
Who is it for?
If you live, work, or intend to set up a business in the towns of Kirkby-in-Ashfield or Sutton-in-Ashfield, you could be eligible for support through HeadStart to get you started on your journey.
What do I need?
Just an idea and the motivation to get started.
Our advisers will walk you through establishing a new business in those all-important early months. We will guide you through everything you need to know, and you don't need to have any knowledge or prior experience of running a business.
There is also no cost to access the programme for eligible individuals.
Starting with a clear idea and target audience
Fundamentals of marketing and key resources required for your business
Making sure the business can be run profitably
This programme is specifically for people who live in Kirkby-in-Ashfield or Sutton-in-Ashfield or for those that live outside of those areas but intend to set up a business there.
If you have any further questions, you can contact the team directly at EnterprisingAshfield@ntu.ac.uk.