Are you currently facing any business issues or considering new opportunities for your small business or social enterprise?
Would you like external advice and a fresh perspective?
If so, the Centre for Enterprise and Entrepreneurship Studies at the University of Leeds would like to hear from you!
We are inviting applications from small businesses and social enterprises who would like the opportunity to work with a group of final year undergraduate students undertaking a consulting project to investigate and provide advice on an issue that is important to you.
Enterprises who successfully apply and work with a student group may be provided with £400 to support the costs of the project. This is an opportunity to receive tailored advice and a fresh perspective on a challenge that is currently affecting your enterprise. The project would run from the mid September until mid-January 2021.
Key dates for the project are as follows: –
Wednesday 2nd September 2020
Deadline for consultancy project application forms to be submitted to Dr Richard Tunstall
Wednesday 9th September 2020
Enterprises informed if their project has been shortlisted to be pitched to students
Week 1 - 29th September 2020
Enterprises to pitch their projects to students
Weeks 2 - 5 - October 2020
Enterprises informed of student decision outcome. Selected projects begin.
Week 6 - 2nd November 2020
Mid module meeting between client and students
Weeks 8 and 9 - 17th/24th November (to be confirmed)
Client to attend student’s assessed presentations
Mid January 2021
Students’ consulting report to be sent to client
We look forward to hearing from you!