Global Entrepreneurship Week

Unleashing ideas and making it possible for anyone, anywhere to start and scale a business

Each year Global Entrepreneurship Week celebrates innovators around the world who dream big and launch startups that bring ideas to life. Kick starting on 18th November we will be highlighting some of the great entrepreneurs across our cities, sharing stories and insights from their journey’s. Plus we will be hosting events in our spaces to connect, inspire and inform the current and future start-up community.

Find an event near you

Free Workspace Wednesday
Sign up for Workspace Wednesday and you’ll get a desk for the day in one of our inspiring spaces. We’ll even throw in free wi-fi and refreshments, so you can hit the ground running and focus on developing that big idea and meeting other people with big ideas.
Find your nearest Workspace Wednesday event here

Facebook Digital Skills Training at The Plaza, Liverpool
This fast paced, practical and fun taster session is full of knowledge, tips and tricks to help ignite your digital mindset. Provided by The Extraordinary Club, the UK's biggest Facebook digital skills training provider, this workshop will cover web presence and social media marketing, ideal if you are looking to upskill yourself and your business. Book your space here

Venturefest at Manchester Central
Bringing together innovators, entrepreneurs and investors, Venturefest is where connections are made, growth opportunities born, new ideas inspired, and the most exciting business innovations showcased.
Book your free space here and pop along to see us in village 9

Tech Wednesday at Innovation Birmingham
Come along to November’s Tech Wednesday for a fast-paced evening in the company of some fantastic speakers, including Jay Ashcroft. Jay works with impact driven tech startup / scale ups and will talk about making the leap from startup to scale up. He'll share 3 learnings from his entrepreneurial background. Book your space here

Customer Stories at Platform, Leeds
Hear from Splunk experts Converging Data and BAFTA award winning Joi Polloi as they share their career journeys and some of their exciting projects. Sign up to attend here

Alderley Park Open Day
Come along to our open day on Friday 22nd November to explore the world leading scientific facilities and laboratories and hear how we support start up and scale up ambitions at Alderley Park. Register here

Find out more about joining the Bruntwood business community

Bruntwood Works Presents podcast

Emma Jones MBE, founder of Enterprise Nation reveals what it’s really like to start and grow a business along with inspirational business founders from North Bar, Love Raw and Pixel Beard.

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Top Top tips for growing your retail or leisure business

Two successful entrepreneurs; Carl Morris, co-founder of popular restaurant chain Yard & Coop and Jonathan Poole, co-owner of Red & Blue Restaurants, share their insight on starting out, attracting customers and creating brand loyalty.

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Customer Stories: Kwizzbit

Mark Walsh, Founder and MD of Kwizzbit, a unique interactive quiz and audience participation platform, shares how his small idea grew into “a bit of a monster” in just 18 months.

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