Getting ready to support a Young Enterprise student company

Prior to meeting any students, it is important to understand the fundamentals of the Young Enterprise (YE) Company Programme and the composition of the group of students that you are working with.

The following checklist should be used as you get ready to be a Business Adviser, regardless of whether you are volunteering for the first time, or if you are a seasoned Business Adviser.

Preparation

> Ensure that you have:
> Review the following:

Meeting the Centre Lead and holding the first student company meeting

It is important that you meet with the Centre Lead before the first time you meet the students you will be supporting.

Developing a good working relationship early on in the Company Programme journey will help you to understand each other’s work background, YE experience and Programme expectations.

> Priorities for the first meeting with the Centre Lead:
> Ahead of holding the first student company meeting: