From Idea to Start-Up

This half day workshop will provdie a step by step guide to finding a great idea, to testing whether your idea can become a business, to securing finance, promoting your services/products and making sure you turn a profit after all your hard work. The workshop will also explore how to overcome the most common obstacles you are likely to encounter in starting up.


Scaling the Business

This half day workshop examines how to deal with the opportunities for growth and the many challenges in moving from a one-person business to a larger operation that outsources functions and hires staff. You will learn not to be discouraged and to reap the benefits of proven methods for growing your business.

HAMK University of Applied Sciences

2015 Finland

Prof Paul Coyle Startup HAMK Finland

Faculty Entrepreneurship Bootcamp

2015 University of North Carolina

Prof Paul Coyle Startup University North Carolina USA

Clients, Hosts and Partners

Presentations and Publications



Starting and scaling your business Presentation at Enterprize, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Australia.




Supporting entrepreneurs: start-ups and high growth firms Presentation at UNCTAD workshop, Bangkok, Thailand.


Leadership In Social Enterprises Webinar for The Queen's Young Leaders, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK.


Frances Brown @fbrownwork Nov 15

The brilliant @ProfPaulCoyle Bossing talk

on multicast to @QueensLeaders in

The Bahamas, Kenya, SA, Cameroon

and Barbados to name a few!





Mentor to Staff Start-Up Teams at the '7th Annual Chancellor's Faculty Entrepreneurship Bootcamp', University of North Carolina, USA.


Dragon's Den/Shark Tank Judge of student pitches for support for new businesses, at HAMK University of Applied Sciences, Hämeenlinna, Finland.





Queen's Young Leaders

2016 University of Cambridge

Prof Paul Coyle Startup Cambridge Young Leader