As champions for business growth, GetSet for Growth have teamed up with Enterprising Women, as we celebrate our 10th Birthday, to bring a selection of free training events and workshops. The topics have been carefully chosen to help ambitious women in business achieve their full potential.


With Enterprising Women celebrating its 10th Birthday this year and International Women’s Day almost upon us, Bev Hurley, CBE, reflects on how far we’ve still got to go…

A decade. Ten years. It sounds like a long time. And yet, when you sit back and reflect on what has changed in the last 10 years, it’s surprising to see that the more things change, the more they stay the same.

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Free workshops: applying for a Start Up Loan1

Free workshops: applying for a Start Up Loan

Our sister service Outset Finance is hosting a range of free events across the country to help individuals who are interested in applying for a government backed Start Up Loan.  You can still apply for this cheap finance if your business is less than 2 years old.

Help with money

Lack of access to finance is one of the main issues holding female-led businesses back...Upper Street CEO Julia Elliott-Brown explains how it could level the playing-field...

Imagine a world where women ran half of all companies. Consider the impact this would have on the way business is done, not to mention the social implications as women plough back profits into their local community and the education of children. 

men and women

New research from Barclays and the University of Cambridge casts fresh light on the make-up of a modern entrepreneur, dispelling the myth they are all confident, lone wolves with tunnel-vision to success.  


News that UK firms will be required to publish gender pay audits is to be applauded. Gender diversity in the workplace has been ignored for too long by UK PLC and it’s about time businesses that fail to employ, support and promote women are named and shamed.

summer training

Welcome to our new Summer Training Programme 2015.

You told us in our last national survey that you wanted high quality, affordable business training brought locally to you.

We now bring you a specially selected variety of topics and courses to take us into the summer break and round up a busy first half of the year.

Read this article — Summer Training Programme 2015

As you know, Enterprising Women are part of the exciting new WeHubs European Consortium aiming to improve the quality of business support available for women across the UK and Europe. If you want to boost your visibility and grow your network of partners and clients at a EU level fill out our survey by 31st August and you’ll join the First European Network for Women Web...



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