Irish Shell, Beech Hill, Clonskeagh, Dublin 4, Ireland
Shell LiveWIRE Provides…
- Information, advice and practical support for 16-30 year olds starting up their own business
- a FREE Essential Business Kit to every caller, tailored to their specific business idea.
- one-to-one advice through a national network of local business advisers and young business mentors
- an interactive web service and idea exchange
The Essential Business Kit contains…
- 2 booklets: ‘Market Research for the First Time’ and ‘Writing Your First Business Plan’
- A detailed Business Opportunity Profile on your business idea
- Contact details for a LiveWIRE coordinator in your local area
Shell LiveWIRE website
Creating a FREE account on this website allows you to get FREE:
- help and support to develop your business idea
- access to 100's of pages of useful business information
- use of a personal briefcase tool to store information
The main elements of the website are…
- The Big Trip - which helps people to map out their career path, and discover if they have what it takes to be an entrepreneur.
- Unlock Your Potential - an interactive learning section, which helps people develop business ideas and test their commitment before taking things further.
- Be Your Own Boss - an online library with customised information based on five core business areas. The five interactive learning modules are General Management, Sales and Marketing, Finance and Funding, Business Planning and Personnel. There are hundreds of different articles to help achieve success in these areas.
- Discussion forum - which enables young entrepreneurs to share business experiences, including asking for, or giving, advice to others in the same situation.
- Finance Action Planner - a financial modelling tool which helps users to develop their financial skills and produce a range of financial forecasts and reports.
- 21YearsOn - a minisite celebrating 21 Years of Shell LiveWIRE.
Register here for free!