In just over a months time it will be Global Entrepreneurship Week 2009. To be precise, it will run from 16 to 20 November and consists of thousands of events around the world, promoting and celebrating entrepreneurship.
This year we are holding a week of special events and workshops, covering essential skills, getting inspiration and confidence, and chances to meet great contacts.
Each day has a different theme, focusing on a particular area of business.
Here is a summary of our activities, with more information on our website pages:
Monday 16 November: Business basics day -The essentials you’ll need to get going in business – finance, market research and business planning.
Tuesday 17 November: Innovation day – Learn how to protect your ideas and make money from them, plus an evening with Lord Sugar.
Wednesday 16 November: Women’s enterprise day – Meet a whole host of female entrepreneurs, from the big names to women that are just getting started.
Thursday 18 November: Social enterprise day – Start thinking about how you could make your business more ethical or take the plunge and set up a social enterprise.
Friday 20 November: Home enterprise day – Find out more about working from home, watch our free online seminar, and meet other home workers.