4th December 2019: Want to Work for Yourself? Self-Employment Discovery Workshop – London

Want to Work for Yourself? A one day workshop to help kick-start your business ideas and discover if working for yourself could be your next career step. Get an insight into the commercial life-skills and know-how needed to launch a new business or sustain a freelance career. Run by X-Forces Enterprise (XFE), specialists in providing […]

4th December 2018

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly of Self Employment and What to Look Out For

The webinar covers the following topics: What actually is self-employment and what are the common definitions Perceived advantages of self-employment – The Good Perceived disadvantages of self-employment – The Bad Things your family may not want to hear about you being self-employed – The Ugly How to approach the decision of being self-employed or not […]

12th December 2018

Introduction to Enterprise and Self-Employment

Starting up your own business can be a very attractive idea to many Service Leavers. ln this webinar we speak to X-Forces, a charity that specialise in helping ex-military create their own business, about what to consider before making that leap. The three main topics will be: Enterprise – a life skill whether you are […]

7th June 2016

I’d Love to Work for Myself but…

The independent life appeals to many and, as long as you have something valuable to offer, it can be hugely rewarding. Like most things in life though, success doesn’t happen by chance. If you are going to succeed, then, like any other business, you are going to have to market yourself effectively. In this webinar […]

24th January 2017

Transition Story: Networking and helping others along the way

Sophy Gardner served in the Royal Air Force for 20 years. Having made the decision to leave in 2011, she started her own business and has since worked on a variety of contracts, mainly with military charities, such as on the Bomber Command Memorial Project, doing PR, media and communications.Alongside running her own business, she […]

23rd September 2016