Careers Service



This programme of events includes masterclasses, workshops and networking events to help you develop your business or freelance knowledge and ideas, and gain the skills and confidence to establish a successful self-employed career.

As well as our main START UP events, we also advertise events offered by external organisations.

See details of upcoming live events below. You can also find recordings from our careers sessions and webinars.

Upcoming START UP events

Events will be listed by date below. Clicking on each link below will take you to MyCareer for more details and to find out how to attend.

Recorded events and masterclasses

Recorded content for you to watch in your own time. You can access the full START UP Playlist on YouTube. 

What to do when you have no ideas

This 14 minute video on idea generation will give you practical techniques to come up with new (or better) ideas for a business.


What do customers want?

This 6 minute video on market research will help you explore how to understand what your customers (or potential customers) want so you can build a viable, profitable business.


The Future of Work

This 9 minute video explores trends and predictions, with suggestions to help you future-proof your career through creating your own opportunities.