Posted: Mon 27th Jun 2022
In this Lunch and Learn, we were joined by Paul Scully MP, former business owner and minister for small business, as well as three founders who have benefited from Enterprise Nation's StartUp UK programme.
The panel discussed the government support available for start-ups as well as top tips for starting and running your own business.
Paul Scully MP, minister for small business, consumers and labour markets
Rebecca Wall, founder of Night Owl Books, a new independent bookshop in the Scottish village of East Linton, which opened in April 2022
Kim Fraser, founder of Half Baked London, a luxury swimwear brand
Naomi Mellor, founder of Skylark Collective, a platform that raises the voices of women in podcasting and provides a space and community for women in podcasting to share ideas
Key takeaways from this session:
Find out what government support is available for start-ups
Hear top tips for running your own business
Hear from the founders on how free StartUp UK support has boosted their business
Get advice on starting and growing a business
Visit the StartUp UK hub for resources that give you the education and inspiration to get started on your entrepreneurial journey.