Starting your own business

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We can help turn your passion into your profession...

Have you ever thought of making money from your hobby? Or becoming self employed?

Whether you are interested in increasing your business potential, earning money from your hobby, becoming self employed or simply gaining a certified enterprise training, we can support you!

Our friendly Increase enterprise team based in Kent and Sussex will help you start up your own project.
Group workshops, mentoring or one to one advice, you can choose what works best for you.

Image: young women standing infront of her buisnessWe will help you to:
  • Identify a business idea
  • Build your business plan
  • Promote your product or service
  • Keep your benefits when starting an activity
  • Improving your business
  • And much more!

Want to find out more?

Hear from some of the people who completed our business start up courses in these short videos:


We’ll be glad to support you with your business idea. Get in touch using our online form (button below) to find out more.

Register your interest

For Increase VS training materials, guides, top tips and more check out our new Resources Page here.

How have we helped others?

Ermalinda was involved in one of our training sessions in 2017:

There are a lot of technical things I didn’t know I had to go through.

Doing the business course, it brought me a long way where I can be proud of speaking about my product!”