Outset marks International Women’s Day 2020

March 30, 2020

Earlier this month Outset events took place in Cornwall, Bournemouth and Plymouth to mark what has become a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The first IWD gathering took place in 1911 and was …
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YTKO Group generates over 2000 jobs through its award winning business start-up programme

July 9, 2013

YTKO Group celebrated this week after generating over 2000 jobs through its award-winning Outset Programme. 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 …
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Promoting digital growth for SMEs

February 28, 2013

The European Commission’s 2014-2020 Action Plan sets the foundations for smart, sustainable, inclusive growth – and positions entrepreneurship as the driver of economic growth and job creation to stimulate recovery. The EC also recognizes the need to create an environment …
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Euronews: Sharing UK start-up success with Europe

January 17, 2013

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 Group’s award-winning Outset start-up programme – and why it’s getting such great results in the …
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Superfast connections: it’s not just about infrastructure

December 19, 2012

The government’s initiative is to give every community in the UK access to superfast broadband by 2015.
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YTKO Group’s Outset wins top award for job creation in Europe

November 16, 2012

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 the European Commission’s first ever SME Assembly in Cyprus.
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YTKO Group’s Outset scores a Hat Trick

October 14, 2012

This year, Outset Cornwall was awarded its second ERDF funded contract, YTKO was named winner of the BIS national Enterprising Britain award, for Outset’s work to promote enterprise and Outset celebrated its 1000th business start and more than 1,200 new jobs created. YTKO’s head of enterprise, Lee Hughes, talks about why Outset works.
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