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What is a Business incubator?

A business incubator – also known as a start-up incubator – offers you the support you need to turn your business idea into a reality.

Business incubators give you access to excellent facilities, leading business expertise and opportunities to network and build new contacts.

They can provide you with your own workstation, digital connectivity, expert guidance, business mentoring, a company address and some start-up incubators even give you access to business workshops, additional training and introduce you to small business funding opportunities.

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How Will STEAMHOUSE business incubator benefit me?

STEAMhouse business incubator gives members immediate access to a wide range of support opportunities, including:

  • Access to all start up incubator facilities and support
  • Dedicated workstations and high speed digital connectivity
  • Collaborative workspace, breakout areas and networking facilities
  • Bookable meeting rooms and workshop theatre
  • Business start-up workshops, guidance and literature
  • Talks from business start-up and growth specialists
  • Business Plan Development support
  • One-to-one Business start-up advice, including legal, accounting and financial
  • On-going mentoring and support for starting your own business from the STEAMhouse business incubator entrepreneur in residence
  • A central Birmingham location, one of the UK’s most entrepreneurial cities
  • A central Birmingham Business Address