THE IMPACT REPORT 2017

IT’S HARD TO BELIEVE WHAT ENTREPRENEURS CAN ACHIEVE

Some people say that entrepreneurs are born, not made. We disagree. We feel that, with disciplined thinking and the powerful backing of Entrepreneurial Spark, so many people are capable of surprising even themselves. That’s why we talk about engaging in an entrepreneurial revolution.

Our impact report is proof that ‘the world’s largest free business accelerator’ really works. Now with 12 hubs across the UK (with London coming soon) and a new model, we’re poised to encourage innovation and economic growth nationwide. Check out our Impact Report 2017, and let the real achievements and untapped potential blow your mind.

#BlowYourMind2017

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THE BIG NUMBERS 2016

POWERFUL PARTNERSHIP

Entrepreneurial Spark is Powered by NatWest and, together with our partners at KPMG Enterprise, Dell Technologies and Pinsent Masons, we are championing the UK’s entrepreneurs and making them credible, backable and investable via our unique enablement approach.

As an entrepreneuring revolution, we’re working shoulder-to-shoulder every day across our 12 hubs, situated in all four nations of the UK, to combine this jet fuel mix that builds great people who build great businesses.

CASE STUDIES

NEW MODEL

There are four simple phases within the Entrepreneurial Spark model.

Each phase is proven to help validate and motivate, to help your business become credible, backable and investable, and to power your enterprise to the next level.

WHO

Entrepreneurs with an idea, or in the early stages of starting up.

WHAT?

A three-month sprint focused on a specific outcome.

GOAL

The leader has validated assumptions and is on course to develop further. Alternatively, the idea hasn’t worked out but they have failed cheap and failed fast.

WHO

Entrepreneurs who have successfully passed through the Sprint.

WHAT?

A further three months with hands-on enablement to continue acceleration.

GOAL

A validation of the business model and tangible development of the mindset of the entrepreneurial leader.

WHO

Those already generating revenue and showing potential for high growth.

WHAT?

High end enablement and support designed to lay foundations to allow for that growth.

GOAL

To scope out and put in place all the requirements to allow for the business to really accelerate and grow.

WHO

Businesses on a real scale trajectory and on the hunt for investment.

WHAT?

A programme that covers off all the usual pain points and challenges businesses seeking scale can encounter.

GOAL

A fully equipped and scale-enabled business.

WITH 12 HUBS
NATIONWIDE,
THERE’S AN
ENTREPRENEURIAL
SPARK HUB NEAR YOU

Now’s the perfect time to get involved – whether you’ve got a business idea bubbling in the back of your mind or are already operating at scale.

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JOIN THE PROGRAMME

Think big. That’s great advice for entrepreneurs. And the simplest big step you can take is to join Entrepreneurial Spark.

Our model is proven to help turn vision into reality. With all the support you need, we’re here to help you grow your business and achieve the success you deserve.