Enhancing Entrepreneurship provides students and graduates of Wrexham Glyndŵr University with a range of opportunities to help develop their enterprise skills or to support them in starting a new business. Whether you're interested in starting a business, freelancing or being your own boss, the Enhancing Entrepreneurship team is here to help.
We offer events across the year organised both internally and in collaboration with external partners. Events range from short one hour sessions to full-day conferences, and include topics of interest to those at all stages of self-employment or just wanting to develop their entrepreneurial skills. To keep up-to-date with our latest events, follow us on Facebook and/or Twitter, or sign up for our newsletter.
Students and graduates can access one-to-one business start-up support to help develop ideas, discuss steps and possible funding for self-employment, or discuss how to grow an existing business.
This is a bookable service on specific dates throughout the year. Please contact email@example.com to book your meeting.
Ongoing Business Mentoring
As a follow on to the one-to one-meetings, we also have a number of local business professionals, some of which are previous students of WGU, who have kindly agreed to be on a list of business mentors for WGU students and graduates.
To register your interest in this service please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Through our service, we also offer flexible business start-up space for students and graduates to run their businesses.
Enterprise Lounge - Offering affordable shared office space on the main campus, ideal for early-stage businesses with desks starting at only £12 per week.
Principal’s House - Individual and flexible office spaces at our Regent Street Campus. Facilities include shared meeting/training rooms and a shared kitchen. Ideal for start-ups who wish to grow.
Enhancing Entrepreneurship Awards
The Enhancing Entrepreneurship Awards look to showcase the entrepreneurial talent in the region, with various awards on offer to celebrate the success of innovative businesses!
Award categories include:
- Best Start-Up
- Best Social Enterprise
- Best Networker
- Best Student/Graduate Business
- Best Corporate Entrepreneur
- Young Entrepreneur of the Year
Download the Enhancing Entrepreneurship Awards application form here.
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