Emergency Coronavirus Grants

The Treasury has announced a £3,000 grant for businesses that do not pay business rates to help them survive the coronavirus pandemic. Around 700,000 businesses in England currently eligible for Small Business Rate Relief (SBBR) or Rural Rate Relief can apply for the emergency funding. Read more

A winning pitch in the House of Commons

A Winning Pitch in the House of Commons!

In 2019 the SJL Foundation launched a new initiative to give 8 entrepreneurs the opportunity to pitch their new business start-up idea to a panel of 4 judges in the House of Commons. Businesses running for less than a year had the opportunity to enter for a chance to win funding and mentorship for their business and Outset partnered with SJL Foundation to provide the opportunity to our inspiring clients. The scheme is now live for 2020… Read more…

Sally of Red Dog Design

Sally Coulden of Red Dog Design

Watch the video of how Outset has helped Sally from Red Dog Design on her start-up journey.

Ellie Webb of Caleno

Ellie Webb of Caleno Drinks

Watch the video of how Outset has helped Ellie from Caleno Drinks on her start-up journey.

Outset Team with awards

Outset wins Bristol City Council Employment, Skills and Learning Service Award!

Outset were delighted to be one of the businesses, community organisations, volunteers and local residents that were honoured for success across employment and learning services by the Bristol City Council Employment, Skills & Learning (ESL) Department. Read more…

Celebrating Entrepreneurship in Bristol

Bristol leads the way to inclusive growth

Inclusive growth was top of the agenda at our ‘Celebrating Entrepreneurship’ event to celebrate the award-winning business start-up service OutSet. The event brought together Bristol Mayor Marvin Rees and other key business leaders, who have been working alongside Outset to provide vital support for the region’s budding entrepreneurs, including those in more disadvantaged communities. Read more…

Outset at the South West’s largest free business support event

Business creation and growth experts YTKO Group had a fantastic day at the Business Showcase South West event that took place on Wednesday 11th October 2017. Hosted at Ashton Gate Stadium in Bristol, this event is key in the business calendar and YTKO was proud to hold a double stand and keynote speech for the Enterprising West of England consortium. Read more…