AIB Masterclasses and Academies for Women

1. AIB Women in Enterprise Masterclasses

"Stretch Your Thinking Of What’s Possible For You And Your Business"

The Masterclass will be led by 3 expert business trainers from the Entrepreneurs Academy who are specialists in the areas of leadership, sales, finance and marketing and cater for up to 70 female led businesses.

Masterclasses are engaging and energetic and touch on "testing the dream" and "how do you look online" with each module being delivered in an interactive manner.

Participants receive information packs with key themes from the day - tools and guidance which will target specific challenges facing female led enterprises.

The Masterclass serves as a potential introduction to the AIB Women in Enterprise Growth Academy where prize winners can take home funding for their business.

Each Masterclass kicks off at 1:30pm and will run until 6pm with a networking hour to follow.

The Masterclass is suitable for you if you are :

  • A female owned or led business
  • Ideally in operation for longer than 18 months
  • Have employees, these can be part-time or sub-contractors
  • Have growth ambitions for your business
  • Better suited to those businesses whose revenue or projections are in excess of €150,000 per annum

 

This year’s Masterclass locations are: Cork, Dublin, Limerick and Waterford. Check out the dates by following the link below!

 

   

   

2. AIB Women in Enterprise Growth Academy

"A tailored Academy for women business owners seeking to grow their business"

Each Academy will cater for up to 20 ambitious female business owners for more intensive in-depth sessions of 6 full days over 5 months focusing on leadership & growth strategies, facilitated by the Entrepreneurs Academy.

Each Academy consists of highly engaging full day workshops. Each group will be facilitated to become its own peer board and will be supported by ongoing peer support network the ‘Board you can’t afford’, an accountability system and online community development. At each Academy day a guest speaker will provide expert lunchtime talks.

The Academy is suitable for you if you are:

  • A female owned or led business
  • Ideally in operation for longer than 2 years
  • Ideally have more than 2 employees, these can be part-time or sub-contractors
  • Have growth ambitions for your business and a business plan
  • Better suited to those businesses whose revenue or projections are in excess of €200,000 per annum

The Academy is subject to an online application process 

 

Watch this space for further details which will be announced soon