Yes You Can


YES YOU CAN is a 3-year Female Enterprise Programme, which is a collaboration between the 11 Local Councils, Invest NI and Women in Business. Women in Business are delivering the programme across Northern Ireland. 

Yes You Can funded by: Women in Business, Invest Northern Ireland and the 11 Local Councils. 

All programmes are fully funded by Yes You Can. 

Imagine It 
An online bootcamp for women at the pre-start stage who have an idea, see an opportunity or want to explore career options. Imagine It aims to motivate and support participants to take the next steps. Imagine it will be delivered in all council areas.
Explore It 
An initiative which targets women with an idea, at pre-start or early stage start up and low level trading. Explore it will support participants through 6 x 2-2.5hr online training workshops followed by up to 8hrs Buddy support  from an experienced entrepreneur and monthly evening meet ups for 3 months. The initiative will help participants to turn their idea into reality and will be delivered Northern Ireland wide.
Sell It
A 2 day residential to inspire women already trading, to encourage growth, ambition, diversification and scalability of their business. (Please note- due to COVID-19 Sell It Residentials are currently under review and are postponed until further notice). 
Local Female Networks
The networking events will be delivered Northern Ireland wide and are aimed at all female entrepreneurs from those who haven’t started trading, to those who want to grow their business. Those attending will be motivated by keynote speakers and will benefit from facilitated networking with likeminded women. (Please note- due to COVID-19 Networking events are currently under review and are postponed until further notice). 
Yes You Can £20k Pitching Competition
The Yes You Can £20K Pitching Competition will be held in March 2021.
**Please note, due to COVID-19 dates may have been postponed or changed (both Imagine It and Explore It Bootcamps have moved online)- please contact for more information**