Online networking for Isle of Wight Entrepreneurs
HP Learning Initiative for Entrepreneurs (HP LIFE) is a global program that trains students, entrepreneurs, and small business owners like you to apply IT and business skills, so you can establish and grow a business, build successful companies and create jobs.
The Start-up Support Network resources in the Hampshire Business Directory provide a useful resource to find the professional advice and support you need to succeed.
Gosport Borough Council’s business facing website provides information and advice on business support, known available commercial premises and land, plus updates on Gosport’s major development sites.
EIT Digital is a leading European open innovation organisation. Their mission is to foster digital technology innovation and entrepreneurial talent for economic growth and quality of life in Europe.
Itchen Sixth Form College - a vibrant college in Southampton, Hampshire. With approximately 1,450 students - 10% from our highly successful International School - Itchen is small enough to ensure that every student matters and feels valued; this leads to our students achieving successes, beyond the college's small size.
Social Tech Seed is an open grant-funding programme that offers entrepreneurial organisations early-stage investment to develop innovative projects using digital technology to create significant social change, from environment and sustainability to education and employment. This programme will provide funding and support to help you demonstrate the social, user and financial value of your existing digital prototype.
The Confederation of British Industry (CBI) provides a voice for business people and their businesses on a national and international level, speaking for companies of every size, including many in the FTSE 100 and FTSE 350, mid-caps, SMEs, micro businesses, private and family owned businesses, start ups, and trade associations and in every sector.
Richard Taunton Sixth Form College is a vibrant inclusive college in Southampton. Our core business is to provide full time education to 16 - 19 year olds (currently around 1250) but we also offer part-time adult education courses and provide facilities for a wide range of other community-based activities during evenings and weekends.
Nesta Impact Investments
ResilieNtWEB is an EU programme that works with organisations across the South to improve their economic, environmental or social sustainability. The FREE service provides guidance and expertise to develop an improved business model driven by an ‘eco innovation’ mind-set.
SENSE (Solent Entrepreneurs' Network for Sustainable Enterprises)
The Eastleigh Tec Hub is a creative and technical space for digital start-ups and creatives to work, meet and network.
Mumpreneurs Networking Club
Supporting the development of corporate Hampshire and the Isle of Wight
Sparsholt College Apprenticeship programmes can train all your staff, developing the academic and technical skills your business needs.
The ICT innovation voucher aims to support micro-enterprises and SMEs to use digital technologies to innovate and increase their competitiveness.
Business competitions can offer more than just funding, providing winners with excellent PR opportunities and prestige which can open doors and help leverage further funding and investment. If you're looking to raise your profile on a regional or national scale, there are hundreds of competitions taking place in Britain throughout the year.
The Knowledge Transfer Network's Creative, Digital and Design Community supports the UK's creative, digital and design industries to exploit the potential of existing and emerging technologies as a driver for product and service innovation.
Innovation Warehouse provides coworking space, a community and runway for businesses looking to achieve sustainability and high growth.