• Training Room

    WW - Women and Entrepreneurship
    Provider   Organisational and Staff Development Unit

    Interested in developing your entrepreneurial side? Thinking about founding a micro business or looking for a business idea? This session will look at support available for women entrepreneurs, empowerment, and starting up.

Duration 1 hour

Course Type Webinar

Booking Status Archived

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Target Audience: Anyone across the university who is interested in developing the mindset and skills to become an entrepreneur


This course is aimed at women who are interested in considering an entrepreneurial enterprise of any size. You may or may not have an idea yet or you might have a fully developed business idea. 

The aim is to understand the key skills needed to find and maximise the potential of the opportunity plus risk-taking, decision-making, and business development are all a key part of the process.

Fun, enthusiastic and empowering, this session is delivered by experienced academic and entrepreneur Dr Kate Smith and so is orientated to the university environment. Contribution to the session by participants is optional, so those perhaps just considering entrepreneurial activities for the first time are very welcome. Local, national, and international support available to experienced entrepreneurs as well as emerging entrepreneurs will also be comprehensively outlined.

● Support for women entrepreneurs.

● Gendered analysis of start-ups in UK.

● Empowerment

● Setting Up a business

● Business Development skills

● Tackling the boardroom/panel

● Case Studies of successful businesses


Kate's channel - www.credoacademy.co.uk 




We are committed to ensuring our events and courses are accessible to all staff. If you feel you have a disability, health issue, or neurodivergent condition that may affect your ability to access, participate or engage in this course, please get in touch with us at osdu@strath.ac.uk to discuss your specific support requirements.



Delivered By: Dr Kate Smith of Credo Academy



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