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Enterprise Nation starts the year in style with StartUp 2016

O2 Business kicked off this year in an exciting fashion by announcing its partnership with Enterprise Nation.

The partnership will see an initial 20,000 O2 Business customers receive full Enterprise Nation membership which includes access to a nationwide programme of workshops, events, networking and online support as well as to the firm’s 13,000-strong marketplace of small business advisers.

O2 Business support will extend to Enterprise Nation TV; a growing library of vox pop clips delivered by experts and entrepreneurs on the topics that matter most to small business, including how to embrace the digital opportunity in today’s economy.

In light of this partnership, this month saw O2 business sponsor and attend StartUp 2016, Enterprise Nation’s first event of the year and it was the place to be if you’re thinking of starting a business in 2016. If you weren’t lucky enough to be there you can watch our video in which we hear startup tips from some of the UK’s leading business minds.

See Lara Morgan, founder of Pacific Direct speak about the importance of people and decision making:

Watch Mark Pearson, Founder of MyVoucherCodes.co.uk talk about the key characteristics you need to be successful in business:

Speaking before the event, Emma Jones, founder of Enterprise Nation said: “This partnership with O2 Business will deliver a well-timed boost to the booming number of British-based companies we’re seeing, and bring down the barriers to growing a business.”

O2’s Business Director, Ben Dowd, echoed this message of support saying: “At O2 we want our customers to have access to the best products, support and services on the market. So I’m delighted that we’re partnering with Enterprise Nation. We see first-hand how the right advice and technology can have a positive impact on small businesses across the country. I’m looking forward to what we’ll achieve together.”


Look out for future events with Enterprise Nation like the Festival of Female Entrepreneurs later this year.

For free, impartial business tech help and advice, why not book a session with an O2 Guru? They’re available online, in store and over the phone.

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