Bootstrap your Start Up

Event Details


Friday 26th April

8:30 AM–10:30 AM


University Business Centre ,
27 Horton Street ,
Halifax , HX1 1QE



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Leading a young business?
New to the entrepreneur game?
Start Up with little to no budget?

It can be lonely, and sometimes scary running a business. Having to juggle a load of balls and often with no one there as a sounding board.

Come along to Leeds Beckett University Business Breakfast in Halifax, where you’ll hear from start up success story For Fork Sake. These guys will talk about bootstrapping their whole setup.

You’ll also get chance to network with like-minded young business owners & we’ll even throw in free breakfast. #WinWin

Leeds based start-up For Fork Sake are an exciting, award nominated, young business who have done everything on a budget.

From marketing to operations and everything in between, For Fork Sake have perfected the art of bootstrapping. A team of 18 people have developed a brand, company, partnerships and more on a budget of £500.


Leeds Beckett University is a partner in the AD:VENTURE programme, an ERDF-funded project which brings together Universities from across the Leeds City region with local Councils, Chambers and with private sector partners. The AD:VENTURE partners offer a diverse range of expertise and services to support young businesses with an ambition to grow. The funded support programme includes access to masterclasses, peer-to-peer learning opportunities and expert one-to-one advice.

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