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Internship Opportunity as European Project Assistant

An excellent development opportunity has arisen for a talented individual to join our small team of consultants as a Project Assistant working on international, national and European projects in the UK.

If you are interested and want to apply, please have a look at the detailed job description and the application process here.

New project just launched!

The FREE project which support women entrepreneurs in rural areas has just been launched!

If you want to be part of it contact office@inovaconsult.com

Free Opportunities for Female Entrepreneurs

Do you want to set up your own business but are still a bit wary about it? The Badge platform can help you develop the necessary confidence and motivation to follow your dreams of being self-employed.
You can sign up for free here.

If you already have a business and now want to sell your products, you can create your own free webshop within the Wings network. Through showcasing your products and learning about entrepreneurship along the way success is just one click away.
Sign up here

Free training for future entrepreneurs!

If you're thinking of setting up a business or becoming self-employed, our Enterprise4All programme could be for you. This programme is geared towards aspiring entrepreneurs who need support to put their idea into action.

This is a great chance to develop your ideas, learn core business skills, meet new people and build contacts, helping to get your business off to a great start!

Four training sessions will take place between 19th January and 19th February.  For more information and to apply, please contact Niko.

Free training for female entrepreneurs!

The Female Project is specially designed for female business owners still in the difficult first 3 years of running their own business.

It consists of workshops covering the important areas of Business Strategy and Social Media for marketing purposes and face-to-face Mentoring Circles™. The circles will help you to develop important soft skills, such as communication and self-confidence needed to run a business successfully, as well as to reflect on what you’ve learnt in the workshops.

It is possible to only attend one of the workshops. Just let us now when you register for the GO4IT programme here.

The training will be in March and April 2015. For the exact dates or more information please contact Laura.

Enterprise Café

Join us for a great opportunity to network and exchange services with other inspiring independent businesses from the Sheffield area!
You'll also have the opportunity to learn how to make the most of social media as a small business and find out about available resources to help your small business grow.

Thursday, 19th February 2015, 11:00 - 13:00
Quaker Meeting House, 10 Saint James' Street, Sheffield

Refreshments will be provided.

To register, click here.

Learning 2.0gether Skills Match platform

Are you a small business or charity in need of volunteers? Would you like to raise your profile and reach a wider audience?

Join the Learning2.0gether Skills Match platform and find young volunteers who can help you make the most of digital media!

If you know any young people who would like to put their social media skills to good use and gain confidence as well as experience for their CV, the Skills Match platform could be for them. Spread the word!

Female Enterprise Café

We would like to invite you to a great opportunity to network with inspiring women and share experiences and stories in a cosy and informal environment.

Wednesday, 19th November 2014, 09:00 - 13:00
Couch Café, 29-31 Campo Lane, Sheffield

Food and refreshments will be provided.

To register, click here.

Conversations about Business Growth

Don't miss out on a great opportunity to network, participate in inspiring conversations about business growth and find out more about the EBGC Project!

23rd October, 17:00 - 20:30

Venue: Stoddard Building, Sheffield Hallam University City Campus

For more information and to register, click here

Free training to grow your business

The European Business Growth Catalyst (EBGC), a programme developed by top European business schools, aims to help you develop yourself as an entrepreneur and business leader. Free European funded workshops will run from October 2014 until March 2015.

For more information have a look here or visit the website.

Calling all international students!

Are you just finishing your studies or recently graduated and looking to set up a business in the UK? We have limited spaces on our workshop "How to set up in business if you are not from the UK". Read more information here.

Interested and want to apply? Fill in this form.

Funded training to become self employed

We are currently offering limited funded places for self-employed women or those who are considering making their dream a reality on several EU supported self-employment programmes.This is a great chance to develop your ideas, learn core business skills, meet new people and build contacts, helping to get your business off to a great start!

The FEMALE Go4It Programme

Fostering entrepreneurship through mentoring and learning in Europe

During this programme different tools and exercises from our Mentoring Circles™ are used to help individuals understand their transferable skills for running a business and to build confidence.


BADGE Diversity in Business Workshops

Business Advice and Guidance training for Women Entrepreneurs

The workshops are designed for disadvantaged female start-up entrepreneurs who are often at a greater disadvantage because of their age or background.


Enterprise4All Business Bootcamp

Not just for women!

This is an all-rounder programme with an online diagnostic tool which assesses your competences so that you can focus on the areas that you are lacking. You will be supported in your self-development through our Enterprise Circles™ and 'Reality Checks' to keep you on track!


Programmes will be beginning in October, January and March so ensure you don't miss out on these fantastic opportunities by applying early!

View the dates here; to apply email admin@inovaconsult.com or fill in our brief form here

Internship as Project Assistant at Inova

An excellent development opportunity has arisen for a talented individual to join a small team of consultants in the UK as a Project Assistant working on international, national and European projects.

If you are interested and want to apply, please have a look and the detailed job description and the application process here.

Youth2Work is recruiting now!

Inova Consultancy is now recruiting young people to take part in the 2nd course of Career Circles™, which will be held in Sheffield in April 2014.

Youth2Work provides a tailored support programme to enable young people out of education, training and employment to gain valuable soft skills and competencies to increase employability.

Participants who took part in the first Career Circles™ in the UK in June 2013 reported that the Career Circles™ raised their self -confidence when applying for jobs and increased the skills that employers regard as some of the most important for the work place.

The Career Circles™ are fully funded and available at no cost to participants. Applicants must be 18-28 years old and are out of education, training and employment.

Inova Consultancy based in Sheffield runs the Youth2Work project which is funded by the European Commission Lifelong Learning Programme and aims to support young people across Europe to help them get started in their career.

Inova developed the ‘Circles’ methodology, which is a peer mentoring programme supporting soft skills development. This was mainly delivered to women setting up their own businesses. Inova Consultancy has now expanded this methodology to benefit other target groups.

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