Aims and Objectives

Main Aim

Help, promote, support and encourage the development of individuals in business through a holistic approach thereby ensuring that the broader family, cultural and educational needs are met.

Specific Aims

  • To create opportunities to promote and increase the community’s economic success.
  • To make local services and developments more responsive to local needs by encouraging local businesses to diversify into mainstream businesses.
  • To increase community capacity for involvement into various programmes by becoming an advocate of the local community.
  • To¬†provide focus and support in the community for women, youth and health.

Key Objectives

  • To provide outreach work visiting local businesses informing them of the latest support and training available
  • To improve diversification and the cross-fertilisation of ideas and initiatives through an increase in the local and non-local membership of the Forum
  • To identify Asian businesses with growth potential and help them achieve that potential
  • To run an advice clinic who wish to investigate and develop business ideas
  • To offer internship and apprenticeship programs to Steps Academy school leavers.
  • To support entrepreneurship startups via Steps Academy.