Being an entrepreneur can be difficult. Being an entrepreneur attempting to launch a startup is even more challenging. The good news? You don’t have to go it alone. There are a lot of tools and resources at your fingertips online to help you successfully plan, launch and run your business. And, here are 200 of those essential tools and resources.
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Invest NI: Go For It
The Go For It Programme offers free one to one business advice regionally supported by each local council.
- A one-to-one assessment meeting with a Business Advisor
- Tailored guidance to develop your business plan
- A finance and business planning workshop
- Advice on how to access grants and funding
- A one-to-one finance and business planning meeting
- Best practice guides, tools, videos and more to help get you started
Enterprise Northern Ireland
Enterprise NI provides training, business loans and premises for start up businesses. It also co-ordinates with Local Enterprise Agencies to provide premises for over 2,000 businesses.
Generation Innovation is a network for Northern Ireland’s most ambitious, innovative, creative and entrepreneurial teens. Set up by the Northern Ireland Science Park, Generation Innovation is for those with the guts to dream big – budding entrepreneurs, gamers, App developers, programmers, engineers, scientists, designers and creatives.
NI Business Info
NI Business Info is managed by Invest NI and is their official online channel for business advice and guidance in Northern Ireland. It contains essential information, support and services for you and your business – whether you work for a large organisation or are on your way to starting up.