Boosting Women in Business

Boosting Women in Business

Boosting Women in Business provides a bespoke programme of support to inspire, boost confidence and raise the self-esteem of women across Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire.
Delivered by Staffordshire Chambers of Commerce, through a series of events, workshops and one to one support, we offer a safe and supportive environment where you can learn to understand the value of your skill set and how these skills can translate into running your own business.
Our program will give you the fundamental knowledge you need to transition into the world of self-employment. This project is in collaboration with Natwest.
In order to access a free place on the Boosting Women in Business programme you must meet the following criteria;

  • Not currently be self employed
  • Live in Staffordshire
  • Must be willing to commit to the full program of activities
Competition Details
All participants who complete the programme will be invited to pitch their business idea to a panel of experts to be in with a chance a winning up to £1000 towards the cost of starting your own business.

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Choose your cohort

Cohort 3 - 2022

Monday 12th September: 9.30am – 2.30pm
Tuesday 27th September: 9.30am – 2.30pm
Tuesday 11th October: 9.30am – 2.30pm
Monday 17th October: 9.30am – 2.30pm
Monday 14th November Perfect your Pitch: 9.30am – 2.30pm
Tuesday 29th November The Pitch: 9.30am - 2.30pm
Thursday 15th December Event Jingle and Mingle
Wednesday 8th March International Women’s Day


Cohort 4 - 2023

Thursday 25th May: 9.30am – 2.30pm
Thursday 15th June: 9.30am – 2.30pm
Thursday 29th June: 9.30am – 2.30pm
Thursday 6th July: 9.30am -2.30pm
Tuesday 11th July Perfect your Pitch: 9.30am – 2.30pm
Tuesday 18th July The Pitch: 9.30am – 2.30pm
Thursday 7th September: Celebration Event

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How do I apply for Boosting Women in Business?

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