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Mentorship Programme Launched

After months of planning, phone calls and interviews, The Black Pounds Project team are excited to announce the first ever cohort for our Black Pounds Project Mentorship programme. Scroll down to read up on all of our participants.   Fiona Morrison - Fefus Designs ...

Small Business Challenge – Online

The Small Business Challenge – February edition  Ahead of the unveiling of its brand-new mentorship scheme later this month, The Black Pounds Project present the Small Business Challenge - online, which seeks to raise awareness of Midlands based small businesses and...

Help us by joining our monthly giving program

The Black Pounds Project breakdown barriers for black business owners who need help accessing business and financial support.  If you believe in this project and want to help us sustain it, you can join our monthly giving program. Big changes come from small...

Sue Bedward appointed Operations Manager

We are thrilled to announce that Sue Bedward, Founder of The Midlands Business Leadership Academy has successfully been appointed as our Operations Manager. Sue will be responsible for establishing our operational processes, ensuring quality service standards for the...

£2 s of cure for Black Small Medium Enterprises (SME’s)

Why do so many Black owned SME's fail? To put it simply, lack of business acumen. The hardest working Black Small business owner can fail for want of due diligence. We want to cure this. With a population of 66.65 Million people in the whole of the UK, and...

What’s a mentor? Need a mentor? Be a mentor?

The Black Pounds Project and MIDLANDS BUSINESS LEADERSHIP ACADEMY LTD present; A free Workshop on Effective Mentoring, taking place via Zoom on 26th Nov. What’s a mentor? Need a mentor? Be a mentor? An introductory guide to Business Mentorship! This 1 ½...