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Women in Business: Yes You Can

Yes You Can is a 3-year female enterprise programme delivered by Women in Business throughout Northern Ireland in collaboration with the 11 Local Councils and Invest NI. 

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Yes You Can

YES YOU CAN is a 3-year Female Enterprise Programme, which is a collaboration between the 11 Local Councils, Invest NI and Women in Business. Women in Business are delivering the programme across Northern Ireland and all programmes are fully funded by Yes You Can. 

What is Yes You Can?

YES YOU CAN is the first female enterprise programme to be delivered across Northern Ireland and is a collaboration between the 11 Local Councils, Invest NI and Women in Business. Women in Business are delivering the programme Northern Ireland wide which will support females through the following activities:

Who is it for?

  • Females who have an innovative idea
  • Females at an idea stage and ready to launch a new business
  • Female business owners already trading (under 2 years)

Next Steps

A series of 8 business support webinars tailored towards women's needs from the 1-women business start-ups to small organisations with a focus on moving their business forward. These webinars provide women with practical takeaway information and 'How To' tips to support them with various business needs including sales, pitching, resourcing, time management.  Click here for details.

Explore It

An initiative which targets women with an idea, at pre-start, early stage start up and low level trading. Explore it will support participants across over 4 months through 6 x 2-2.5hr online training workshops followed by up to 8hrs Buddy support  from an experienced entrepreneur, monthly evening meet ups and 3 1/2 day digital marketing workshops. The initiative will help participants to turn their idea into reality and will be delivered Northern Ireland wideClick here for details.  

Sell It

A 2 day residential to inspire women already trading, to encourage growth, ambition, diversification and scalability of their business.

Please note- due to COVID-19 Sell It Residentials are currently under review and are postponed until further notice.  

Further Support for Women in Business

All-Island Female Entrepreneurs Conference taking place on Thursday 10th and Friday 11th June.

Further information can be found here.