Support Pre-start Individuals.
- Signposting individuals to appropriate national/local business support programmes e.g. Jobcentre Plus Enterprise element of DWP ‘Work Programme’, LEO Enterprise Coaches, Prince’s Trust & Nottingham Trent University-The Hive Proof of Concept programme
- Support the development and promote local Enterprise Clubs such as those run by the LEO programme and the ‘Ambition for Ashfield & Mansfield’ Entrepreneurs’ Forum
- Targeted awareness raising of the benefits of self-employment e.g. ‘Women in Enterprise-Women Who Do’ programme
Increasing levels of business start-up.