The Big Market is Back and Bigger than Ever
Northern Ireland’s young entrepreneurs took centre stage at the Young Enterprise 2023 Big Market, a vibrant event that showcased over 95 student companies and over 800 aspiring business leaders. Held at St George’s Market, the Big Market transformed the venue into a buzzing hub of creativity and innovation.
The Big Market was a testament to the remarkable diversity of ideas that young entrepreneurs bring to the table. From eco-friendly products to innovative tech solutions, the student companies demonstrated a remarkable range of ingenuity and problem-solving skills. The student displayed a true appetite for change with most businesses putting sustainability as their top priority.
The Big Market provided a platform for these young entrepreneurs to step into the real-world business arena, putting their marketing, sales, and customer service skills to the test. They interacted with customers, pitched their ideas to judges, and gathered invaluable feedback, all while gaining confidence in their abilities to navigate the challenges and opportunities of the business world.
The Young Enterprise programmes (Quick Start, Access Enterprise, Team and Company) play a pivotal role in nurturing the entrepreneurial spirit among Northern Ireland’s youth. It provides a supportive environment where young people can develop their business skills, gain hands-on experience, and discover their entrepreneurial potential.
The Young Enterprise Big Market is not just an event; it’s a glimpse into the future of Northern Ireland. It showcases the innovative and entrepreneurial minds that will shape the business landscape.
The Young Enterprise Big Market was a resounding success, celebrating the dedication, and entrepreneurial potential of Northern Ireland’s youth. It served as a reminder that the next generation of business leaders isn’t far away, and they’re ready to make a mark on the world.