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Business Start-up Programme

Four week one to one preparing for Start-up programme

Course Summary

Our Business Start-up Programme offers new business owners four one to one business mentoring sessions packed with valuable tools, advice and resources. 

If you are considering a business mentor for the first time this is the starter programme for you.

Over the four week programme you will receive four hours of mentoring on-line via zoom  
(completed within the agreed time frame).  

The focus of these sessions will be to support you to prepare your business for start-up with essential advice on the pitfalls to avoid, the pro's & con's of various routes for business support i.e. obtaining financial support
i.e. grants, loans, networking bodies, sector support etc. 

Access to our unique & exclusive Designovation philosophy- with a BONUS session on how to design & build the foundations of an innovative & intelligent business model.  

Accompanying this programme you will have access to a variety of in-house resources from  specialist funding databases, industry & sector specialist links.
 In addition to weekly course work.

At Designovation our aim is to support you in a professional manner that values your  time and priorities, these sessions are 1 to 1 and totally private & confidential. 
Our mentoring sessions are scheduled Monday to Friday BST (British Standard Time).   

 I have attached a Personal Bio just to give some background on my experience & customers.    

Thanks again for signing up and I look forward to our first mentoring session.      

Best wishes    


Course Curriculum

Denise McKeever

Denise McKeever is a self published author of a creative business books. As a B.A. Honours Design graduate of Edinburgh college of Art and business owner for over 25 years. She has extensive experience in business mentoring from business start-ups to CEO's. Denise has recently mentored 13 CEO's, companies each with £1million+ turnover as a consultant for University of Strathclyde Business School & Heriot-Watt University. Denise has supported clients from all over Scotland from the Highlands, Shetland & Orkney to the Borders,Ayrshire & Fife. She has mentored and coached companies from a diverse range of sectors i.e. Creative industries, Farming, Food Production, Marketing, AI, Power Storage to Tourism & Leisure. Denise is passionate about teaching the core skills of entrepreneurship, creativity and self-help (to learn more visit D. F. McKeever)

Terms & conditions: Please note before purchasing the terms on expiry periods for accessing courses & materials, plus completion dates for each individual package or module i.e. 4 or 6 weeks (1 to 1 Mentoring packages) etc.

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