Closed: How to be your own boss! Cumbria & Northern Ireland Entrepreneurship Insight Day

The Entrepreneurs Group Ltd and Young Enterprise NI

Available Between
17
Jun
2021
17
Jun
2021

Please note: This opportunity is only available to young people in Cumbria & Northern Ireland

Ever dreamed of starting your own business, being self-employed or want to understand what is meant by `going freelance`? At The Entrepreneurs Group, we help train, support and inspire the next generation of business owners, leaders & entrepreneurs. Through different programs, such as TEGVirtual and TEGkickstart, we can give those dreaming of starting a business the information & support they require to get started

Would you like to meet others who have successfully set up businesses? Do you have questions about how they started, how they got their ideas and how successful they are?

Join us, alongside a range of local business owners, including the amazing Kyle Gawley, creator of Gravity &Hackr, to explore the answers.

Throughout the day you will meet other young people who have set up their own business, gain an insight into different organisations, how they work and what they do, as well as being able to work on a collaborative project.

The world of work is exciting. Opportunities in Cumbria & Northern Ireland are endless although can at times seem overwhelming. Throughout the day you will have the opportunity to learn about key principles, such as validation, marketing and brand awareness, and put what you learned into practice

Skills/Experiences You Will Gain:

Decision Making
Understanding how a business operates
Leadership
Team work

Great For Students Who Are:

Ambitious
Interested in learning industry basics
Determined
Creative

Candidate Questions

Below are a number of questions which you will need to answer to apply for this opportunity.
1
Entrepreneur: If you could go back in time and be the person who invented something we use today, what would it have been and why?

2
Creative: What would you create if you were given £100,000 tomorrow?