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Ryan Outset starts up 1000 firms a year, exceeds 3000 jobs

Business support and start-up specialists, YTKO Group, have achieved a major milestone creating 3000 jobs through the company’s flagship Outset start-up programme. Funded by the European Regional Development Fund and many local councils, Outset leads in business creation in the … Full story…

News Separator Bev2014_01 Outset founder Bev Hurley awarded CBE

Bev is honoured with the CBE for Services to Enterprise. Congratulations have been pouring in from around the UK, recognising Bev’s tireless work for entrepreneurship and business at local, national and international level, and crowns another successful year for the … Full story…

News Separator HighImpactBadge2013-1 Outset celebrates Global Entrepreneurship Week

YTKO Group and it’s award-winning Outset and Enterprising Women programmes hosted a packed schedule of events as part of this year’s Global Entrepreneurship Week, from 18th-24th November. Global Entrepreneurship Week is an international campaign that aims to highlight sources of … Full story…

News Separator Mohsen-Vassif-Rob-Guy-Zuzana-Fancovicova YTKO Group celebrates 2000th UK start-up and £1million funding achieved through Outset programme

YTKO Group is celebrating its role in achieving the two milestones of securing over £1 million of funding for Plymouth SMEs and supporting the creation of its 2000th new business through Outset, the company’s flagship business support programme. The £1 … Full story…

News Separator IED Conference Logo YTKO Group to speak about ‘business growth for all’ at IED Conference 2013

YTKO Group to speak about ‘business growth for all’ at IED Conference 2013 With economic growth high on the government agenda, the blueprints for bringing successful innovation skills to all could not come at a more valuable time. YTKO Enterprise … Full story…

News Separator brookmount_300 Outset hits the 2000 jobs mark

Outset hits the 2000 jobs mark Over the last three years, the programme has helped over 10,000 people, assisted in setting up over 1700 businesses and has reached a key milestone of over 2000 jobs generated.  The success of the … Full story…

News Separator Listening to speakers at the launch Two more years! The Outset Plymouth projects are officially relaunched

Two more years! The Outset Plymouth projects are officially relaunched As the first phase of the Outset Plymouth and Outset Finance Plymouth projects draw to a close, we are delighted to announce that a further £840,000 of joint funding has … Full story…

News Separator Becky and Joe Outset and Fredericks Foundation announce strategic partnership

Outset and Fredericks Foundation announce strategic partnership A new partnership between YTKO’s award-winning Outset programme and Fredericks Foundation will help ambitious new entrepreneurs prepare for and access finance successfully. Using their joint skills and expertise, they will help start-ups and … Full story…

News Separator Outset Swindon_Press Release Pic Swindon start-ups to get award-winning Outset business support

Swindon start-ups to get award-winning Outset business support Swindon Borough Council has commissioned leading business and economic development company YTKO to deliver its award-winning Outset business start-up support in the town. The new service has been made possible thanks to … Full story…

News Separator Graham_blurred back A new milestone for jobs created through the Outset programme

A new milestone for jobs created through the Outset programme After just three years of service, Outset has now reached the fantastic milestone of creating over 1,500 new jobs around the country through its innovative programmes. With its unique blend … Full story…

News Separator screenshot Euronews: Sharing UK start-up success with Europe

Euronews: Sharing UK start-up success with Europe On a chilly day last December, a film crew from Euronews, Europe’s most watched international news channel, visited Bristol to find out more about YTKO’s award-winning Outset start-up programme – and why it’s … Full story…

News Separator Stacey Pike, Liam Boote, Julie White and Dan Fisher YTKO win new Outset contract in Huntingdonshire

YTKO win new Outset contract in Huntingdonshire YTKO are delighted to announce a new two year contract to deliver their award winning Outset programme to Huntingdonshire. Outset Huntingdonshire will support individuals to start their own businesses through their flexible range … Full story…

News Separator Faisel Ghazghazi Business Launch Outset Wessex (NEA) celebrates over 400 new business starts and contract extension

Outset Wessex (NEA) celebrates over 400 new business starts and contract extension Outset Wessex is celebrating having helped more than 410 people to start their own new businesses in Dorset, Wiltshire and Somerset (excl. BaNES) through the New Enterprise Allowance … Full story…

News Separator Bev_Euro Award YTKO’s Outset wins top award for job creation in Europe!

Economic development and business support company YTKO has raised the flag for the UK once again this year in Global Entrepreneurship Week, winning the prestigious Grand Jury Prize for inspiring entrepreneurialism at the 6th European Enterprise Promotion Awards (EEPA), at … Full story…

News Separator EC_Award_no text YTKO shortlisted for European Enterprise Promotion Awards

YTKO shortlisted for European Enterprise Promotion Awards Economic development and business support organisation YTKO has been announced as just one of four entries shortlisted in the European Enterprise Promotion Awards 2012, for ‘Promoting Entrepreneurial Spirit’ through its Outset start up … Full story…

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