The (Fashion) Mentor Networks We All Need To Sign Up For
If you’ve just embarked on a new business venture or are looking to take your business to the next level, using a mentoring network could be the answer to your prayers. There are ample benefits in working with a mentor; not only can they help you develop your strengths and overcome your weaknesses, but mentors can also give you a new perspective, which is handy when your running your business alone. Using a mentoring network will also allow you to gain access to a more experienced entrepreneur’s extensive network, which could in turn help you build new relationships. You never know who you might meet along the way!
Finding the right mentor for you can be tricky, so we’ve done some of the legwork for you - here are 3 mentor platforms that could help you elevate your business.
The folks over at Fashion Angel are passionate about supporting both start up and established fashion entrepreneurs. They pride themselves on offering approachable mentoring and access to fashion industry expertise and finance. They run workshops and events, which could help you both network and learn a thing or two. Fashion Angel also offers start up loans for those trading 2 years or under, which could give you the push you need to realise the dreams you have for your business.
Fashion Basecamp is a team of experienced fashion industry experts that are waiting to share their knowledge with you. They offer a range of services including events, forums, workshops and mentoring sessions, so there’s plenty of opportunity to find something that’s right for yours and your brand’s needs.
The Centre for Fashion Enterprise understands what it takes to deliver sustainable business growth for London’s fashion sector. CFE unlock creativity and business potential and support you in innovating your business model, products and services. This mentoring platform could help you grow your business considerably in a short period of time.
Ready to take your brand to the next level? The awareness and credibility from PR is one very important part of building a brand. Join hundreds of independent brands who are not only pitching their products to press but have access to our support, knowledge and recommended suppliers every step of the way through our memberships. Find out more here.