Somerset Social Entrepreneurs Programme 2018

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The Somerset Social Entrepreneurs Programme 2018 is a 9-day tailor-made action learning and development programme aimed at Somerset based social entrepreneurs and third sector leaders. The programme aims to help social venture leaders capitalize on new opportunities and markets, improve financial sustainability, whilst increasing presence, services and products.

DEADLINE for applications is 14 January 2018

Who should apply?

The Somerset Social Entrepreneurs Programme 2018 is suitable for leaders and key-change makers of third-sector organisations and social enterprises that have completed their start up phase and who are now looking to develop and find new business opportunities.

The programme is aimed at people who are living and/or operating in Somerset


The 9 day programme will be delivered over 4 months starting 7 February 2018 and finishing on 16 May 2018

What you’ll learn:

  • Business Planning and Analysis
  • Leadership and Strategy
  • Develop your market position
  • Impact Measurement & Assessing Performance
  • Opportunities for Growth
  •  Working with People and Managing Opportunity
  • Crowdfunding
  • Financial Sustainability
  • Investment Readiness and Funding
  • Pitching & Presenting

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Other details

This course is free. Your place on the course is part funded by the Enhance Social Enterprise Programme which is supported by the European Regional Development Fund.

This course will be delivered in Somerset.

What do I need to do now?

Click here to visit the SSE website and download an application form or to discuss please contact  / 01803 847067.

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