Entrepreneurship is about the skills and ambitious mindset necessary to develop, drive and grow a successful business.
Entrepreneurs are the lifeblood of any economy. Scotland has a history of producing great entrepreneurs and HIE want to support entrepreneurs in the Highlands and Islands in leading and growing world class businesses by helping them sharpen their entrepreneurial skills and significantly raise their ambition of what they can achieve.
HIE can provide access to innovative and world class entrepreneurship support including executive education, masterclasses delivered by globally renowned experts, skills workshops, help to accelerate new product development and open doors to world leading research and networking events in the UK and overseas.
Support is available for:
If you are planning on starting a new business and looking for advice or if you are an existing business who is not account managed by HIE, please contact your local Business Gateway advisor in the Highland area.
If you have a business idea that you are looking for advice to develop, have a look at our Innovate Your Business support >
If you are based outwith the Highlands and Islands and would like to discuss the opportunities for relocating your business to the region, contact Vicky Grant at Highlands and Islands Enteprise.
Forthcoming events for entrepreneurs