GLOWS free spring workshops now up!

The raft of GLOWS workshops, most of which are free, are now online! Check out our events page and email us at info@treeshepherd.org.uk or call 020 3948 3020 to book your place now. Photography, T-Shirt printing, mosaics, Excel and many more. Hurry and book your place while there’s still space!

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Church Street Westminster: Instagram + finance courses open!

Tree Shepherd has been working with the community in Church Street since January 2019, offering network events, courses and clinics to advise and work with existing traders and those aspiring to set up their own businesses. We are excited to launch our new courses, including Instagram, finance, cashflow, and the latest technologies which help you manage your finances. Please contact Rhona in the Tree Shepherd Team on info@treeshepherd.org or 0203 948 3023 to find out more or enrol. Instagram workshops Tuesday 18th February and Friday 21st February 2020, Community Space, Church Street Library, 67 Church Street, London NW8 8EU Our trainer […]

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Loughborough Junction: Sign up to our February Cashflow, Legal and Tax workshops

It’s not too late to sign up for our cashflow, legal and tax workshops at The Platform in Loughborough Junction, SW9 7AH. It’s open to everyone in Lambeth and our fantastic trainer can shed light on complex areas of cashflow, legalities and tax through some practical tasks. It’s one not to be missed! Get in touch with us on info@treeshepherd.org.uk or call 0203 948 3023 to book your place.      

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Success at Westminster Enterprise Course

Is it really possible to think up a brand new business idea and develop a business plan in one day? Well 33 WAES students proved that you can when they joined our CEO Colin Crooks MBE for an action-packed Enterprise Masterclass. The enthusiastic WAES students came from a wide range of study areas, learning skills from Graphic Design and Fashion to Hair & Beauty. Their challenge was to create a business plan for tackling an important social issue from scratch using Tree Shepherd’s 3M© concept Motivation         your vision and personal driver Market                your customers Mechanics          how you […]

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Glitzy Body Art

Glitzy Body Art was created by local mother of two Vikki Walters in the summer of 2018. With a love of glitter, quirky artwork and the desire to make people feel good, Vikki started the business which would work around her young family. The company’s “pop up glitter bar” is a professional body artist service, including glitter tattoos, festival glitter and creative hair styling. The company has introduced a new biodegradable glitter range, giving you all the “glitz” without the guilt. All staff are covered by public liability insurance. Vikki and her team can cater for private parties, corporate/school/charity events, […]

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Supported Self Employment Academy Course – Croydon

Our second Supported Self Employment Academy started in Croydon during November in association with Status Employment. Following the tremendous success of our first academy Croydon Council are supporting us to deliver a series of Academy’s over the coming months. The academy focuses on supporting people with disabilities to start, run and grow a business. The courses bring people together in a safe space where they can learn about business and share ideas and challenges. The first academy was a great success with several students setting up successful businesses. Yvonne Williams attended our first academy and set up Happy Feet while on […]

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Free Workshops and Business Clinics in Lambeth

      Tree Shepherd will be running a series of Workshops and Business clinics in Lambeth – Loughbourough Junction, from 30th November  2019 to 22nd January 2020 If you are thinking about setting up a business, if you have a start up or are already running a business, please sign up to our FREE Workshops and Business Clinics detailed on the adjacent poster. Available to all Lambeth residents and business owners. For more info, please contact: info@treeshepherd.org.uk or call 0203 948 3020

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Tree Shepherd Interview on Resonance 104.4 FM

        Tuesday 19th November – 11:00am – 11:30am The Workplace NND and guests discuss all aspects of work and workplaces. This week: NND talks to Colin Crooks, Chief Executive of Tree Shepherd – a social enterprise that helps turn job-seekers into entrepreneurs – about shoe-string start-up for ‘non-typical’ business people. Also featuring Alex Schwartz of House of Funky Junk, a recycler/upcycler entrepreneur supported by the organisation. Continue the #workplacennd discussion on Twitter with @workplacennd. [Repeated Friday 4.30am.]

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