How the Startups team can help you
The Essex Startups team supports students and graduates who are interested in starting their own business and want to discuss, develop, test and launch their ideas. No matter where you are in your start-up journey, we are here to help you with advice, workshops and tips. With a range of highly skilled mentors, you can be sure that we can offer trusted and sincere advice on your next steps.
We are here to help you if:
- you've got an idea for a business
- you're starting your business
- your business is up and running
Throughout the academic year, we also host a variety of workshops, funding competitions and activities, all tailored to help you get your business ready. You can find these by selecting 'Entrepreneurship' on CareerHub or keeping track of our events on LinkedIn and Instagram.
Meet with us
1:1 Advice sessions
We are on hand to offer free one to one business advice to students, staff and graduates of the University. These sessions can offer guidance and practical information to help you develop your ideas and structure your start-up.
In these sessions, you can talk about your business ideas and find out how the University can help you to move your business forward. Just email firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange a Zoom call or meeting in Studio X in the Innovation Centre.
Please note, 1:1 advice sessions are by appointment only.
Grow with us