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Energiser: Your Local Business Accelerator taster in Kent

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Little Silver Country Hotel

Ashford Road

St. Michaels

Tenterden

TN30 6SP

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Join us for a free, informative taster session in Kent to hear about a new initiative by Enterprise Nation that will support businesses around the UK that have real ambition for growth.

Learn all about how the new 10-week programme combining expert knowledge with peer to peer support will take you through the fundamental parts of business planning and give you better skills and understanding to create future opportunities for your business.

This first free to attend session will introduce you to the Enterprise Nation Local Leader in your area who will facilitate the programme and give you an insight into the action learning sets that offer you the combined knowledge of a working group to create valuable knowledge and solutions to your barriers to business growth.

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10am: Registration, refreshments and networking

10.20am: Introduction by Enterprise Nation representative and explanation of the programme

10.30am: Local Leader introduction and explanation of their role.

10.40am: What is holding you back? Barriers to growth.

11am: Your Local Business Accelerator workshop peer to peer round table.

11.50am: Summary of discussion and reflection on key parts that will be integral to future workshops.

Event concludes with final networking

We look forward to meeting you at this exciting launch event and hearing about your business journey.


About you Local Leader: Emma Wood

Starting her first business abroad at 18, Emma has been a serial entrepreneur for more than 35 years across the hospitality, childcare, property and media sectors. During the last 10 years she has developed strategies that have taken recognised UK companies into international markets, but her greatest passion is for helping start-ups, self-employed and SMEs achieve success.

In 2011 she launched Hothouse, a growth accelerator agency serving businesses across the geographic region of the Weald of Kent and Sussex which she continues to run. She launched a second business called The Big WOW in 2018.

Designed to empower all types of enterprise that hold events of any size, The Big WOW combines a rapid mobile-responsive e-commerce website, hyper-local geo personalised mobile advertising, GDPR compliant outbound marketing, social media and print to promote highly localised events on a viable basis; and now boast 55,000 + subscribers. Emma’s plan is find other people passionate about their geographic area and to franchise this in other locations starting next year.

In June 2019 she and her husband are also opening the doors on their first ‘Hive’, a unique enterprise, hot desk and hospitality hub in Cranbrook town centre to serve local and visiting businesspeople and community. A boutique space offering dedicating IP internet services, business support, access to funding and events; including art, workshops and networking. Others sites are in the pipeline.

Emma is delighted to be appointed Local Leader for Enterprise Nation representing the Weald of Kent and Sussex.



About Enterprise Nation

Enterprise Nation is the UK's most active small business network and we have helped thousands of people turn their good idea into a great business.

Enterprise Nation membership gives you access to exclusive opportunitiesto grow your business and connects you with like-minded entrepreneurs and business experts who can help. Membership is just £10 a month and you can cancel at any time.




Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancellations must be made at least 48 hours prior to the event.

Please note that in the event you are unable to attend this event due to cancellation from yourself or Enterprise Nation, we are unable to refund any associated costs such as hotel or travel.

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