Annual Christmas Market 2014
This is a great opportunity to support our student and graduate entrepreneurs. They will be selling everything from jewellery, clothing and cards to unusual gifts and novelty items.
Come along to the University's Christmas Market and find the perfect presents and stocking fillers for your friends and family.
These monthly workshops can help you decide if self-employment is for you. They're also a great opportunity to meet other student and graduate entrepreneurs from Sheffield Hallam – you may even find your first client or a new business partner.
The next workshops are on
Contact us to register your place.
We offer a range of workshops throughout the year to help our student and graduate entrepreneurs progress their ideas.
Enterprise Challenge launch event
Enterprise Challenge is our annual business start-up competition. Entrants have the chance to win cash and support to help them start their own businesses.
Enterprise Challenge 2015 will open in February 2015, and our launch event will be published here closer to the time. In the meantime, you can read about the finalists of Enterprise Challenge 2013.
Media, arts and communications workshops
This series of 'going freelance' workshops is for media, arts and communication students. Whether you want to develop a clear business idea, be prepared for working freelance in the creative media/arts industries, or simply find out if you have what it takes to be self–employed, the workshops will help you make well–informed decisions. They're a great opportunity to understand the practical issues related to becoming self–employed and to evaluate your entrepreneurial attributes and skills.
Info session - Wednesday 8 October 2–3pm
The six workshops will run every Wednesday 2–4pm from 15 October–19 November.
Please contact us to register your interest.
Generation Sheffield networking events
If you want to be energised by the 'buzz' in a room full of young entrepreneurs and benefit from mixing and meeting with other like-minded people, then here's your chance. Young entrepreneurs attending previous events have been inspired by the stories of local upcoming entrepreneurs.
The event is open to everyone but 60% of attendees at the last event were Sheffield Hallam's new and upcoming entrepreneurs. Follow #GenerationSheffield on Twitter.
Entrepreneurs Bootcamp 2015
If you have an idea for a new venture but need help getting it into shape we can provide the expert advice you need to get started. You will learn about the practical aspects of starting up such as finance, marketing, business planning and sales and also benefit from one-to-one advice from professional advisors.
Guest entrepreneurs will also be on hand to provide their tips for success.
Watch the highlights of last year's boot camp.
When – 29 June–2 July 2015
Where – York St John University
Cost – £95 per person (includes accommodation and food)
Closing date for applications is Friday 29 May 2015
0114 225 3131
Made 2014 – The Future MADE
MADE 2014 will take place between 22–26 September 2014
The MADE conference will be held at Sheffield City Hall proposed themes are
- Establishing and Building a Brand
- Managing Growth
- Leadership and Management
Whether you're already running your own business or an entrepreneurially minded individual, the festival aims to share knowledge and experience, to inspire the next generation of business leaders.
Find out more on the MADE festival website.
Global Entrepreneurship Week
18–24 November 2014
This international celebration of entrepreneurship takes place annually and is designed to inspire the next generation of business leaders, with 40,000 events taking place across more than 100 countries.
Visit the website to find out more.
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