What We Are About

Propeller helps you develop the skills and knowledge needed to be more enterprising and start your own business through interactive workshops, events and activities.

We are dedicated to preparing UCLan students, graduates and staff to excel in the gig economy, developing the skills needed to make the most of any future.

We offer a complete enterprise support programme providing skills, training, mentoring, workspace and networking to the students, graduates and staff of UCLan.

343 students, staff and graduates supported in 2018-19

119 Student or graduate businesses supported 2018-19.

Over 2,000 hours of mentor support delivered last year.

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Drop in Session

September 23 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

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Got a question about business, start-ups, self-employment or even a bit of coursework you think we can help with?   Sometimes a full hour with a mentor seems a bit extreme, but we’re still happy […]

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Brilliant Business Ideas

September 25 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

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What even is ‘creative thinking’ anyway? Take a look at what ‘creativity’ means within a business context. This workshop provides you with some techniques to generate multiple enterprising ideas and helps you assess whether those […]

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Business for Beginners Workshop

September 26 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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  Business for Beginners You’ve got a great idea, but you don’t know if the world is ready for it yet. Maybe the demand is there, but you don’t know how to start making and […]

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MacMillan Coffee Morning

September 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Come and join us in The Propeller Hub to raise money and have a catch up.

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