Be your own boss

1 December, 2015

Written by: Lydia Gardner

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Learn how to turn your passion into a real business. Tree Shepherd is proud to announce a new series of our highly regarded Start Your Own Enterprise programme being delivered at locations across Lambeth in 2016.

Be your own boss

If you are on benefits and have found it difficult to find a job, being self-employed could be the answer and we are here to make sure you get it right.

Courses are already funded, unless your household income is above £22,000.

You’ll learn everything you need to put a basic business plan in place including sales and marketing, finance, presentation skills, people management, networking and all the nuts and bolts of registering a business. On graduating you’ll join the Lambeth Forest Enterprise Network. Members benefit from free events, business clinics, business incubation, new trade and collaborative working opportunities.

Course dates and locations:

  • 14 January to 10 March – Angell Town: We Are 336, Brixton Road, SW9 7AA.
  • 18 January to 14 March –  Clapham and Stockwell:  Arts 4 Space, 31 Jeffreys Road, SW4 6QU.
  • 12 April to 7 June – Milkwood/Loughborough Junction: Sunshine Arts Café , 209a Coldharbour Lane SW9 8RU.
  • 13 April to 8 June – Tulse Hill: High Trees, 220 Upper Tulse Hill, SW2 2NS.
  • 6 June to 20 July – West Norwood or Streatham: Venue TBC.

All learning days are from 10am to 4pm.

For more information, contact Monique Tomlinson, Course Administrator, on 020 3697 1541 or monique@treeshepherd.org.uk

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