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Research shows that second-time entrepreneurs are more likely to succeed. Yet, hardly any entrepreneurship education and support is directed to those who failed or are currently struggling. We aim to change this!

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So far, 42 people have signed this pledge.

    JimmiNu, zbbRrUdtkhOR, New York, New Zealand
    Ana Rubio, Marketing Manager , Barcelona, Spain
    Gemma, Màrketing Manager, Barcelona , Spain
    Ricard Bartroli, Lawyer , Barcelona, Spain
    Karen McCormick, Project Officer, Letterkenny, Ireland (Republic)
    Manel López Cambra, Business manager - Cap departament empresa - Cercle Català de Negocis, Barcelona, Spain
    Montserrat Solé Castellví, Project Manager, Barcelona, Spain
    Barnypok, QLahuGympgqnYaQxUY, New York, Cuba
    Vihra Andonova, Project Manager, entrepreneur, Sofia, Bulgaria
    Nino J., Entrepreneurship facilitator, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Antoine Gambin, Projects Manager, Saint Paul's Bay, Malta
    Ciara MacNeice, Business advisor, Banbridge, United Kingdom
    Carol Woods, Finance Officer, Tyrone, United Kingdom
    Canice Hamill, Managing Director, Belfast, United Kingdom
    Fergal McPartland, Entrepreneur , Drumshanbo, Ireland (Republic)
    Erna van der Werff, Project manager, Leeuwarden, Netherlands
    Denise Murtagh, Business Advisor, Dungannon, United Kingdom
    Niamh MacAuley, Videographer, Dungannon, United Kingdom
    Lucy McCreesh , Project Officer , Dungannon , United Kingdom
    Ian Sayers, Training and Development Director, Belfast, United Kingdom
    Toni Ennis, PA to the CEO, Dungannon, United Kingdom
    Annamay McNally, Marketing Executive , Dungannon, United Kingdom
    Padraig Flanagan, Contractor, Dungannon, United Kingdom
    Alanna Collins, Admin, DUNGANNON, United Kingdom
    Alanna Flanagan, Business Development Officer, Dungannon, United Kingdom
    Frédérique Orpen, trainer, Nantes, France
    David Montgomery, Receptionist, Banbridge, United Kingdom
    Eileen Stewart, Manager, Armagh, United Kingdom
    Samuel Marshall, Business Development Manager , Armagh, United Kingdom
    BRUN Cyrielle, Cooperation project coordinator, Bordeaux, France
    Deborah Husarz, Book Keeper, Banbridge, United Kingdom
    Enda F, SAP Consultant, Galway, Ireland (Republic)
    Cara Dallat, Chief Executive, Craigavon, United Kingdom
    Mark Fitzpatrick, Marketing Executive, Armagh, United Kingdom
    Ciaran Cunningham, Manager, Newry, United Kingdom
    Daniel Wennerlund, Consultant, entrepreneur, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Hacer Tercanli, Entrepreneurship facilitator , Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Grace Roche, Entrepreneur, Galway, Ireland (Republic)
    Vihra Andonova, Entrepreneur, Sofia, Bulgaria
    Siobhan Grant, entrepreneur, letterkenny, Ireland (Republic)
    Orla C, Entrepreneurship trainer, Leitrim, Ireland (Republic)
    Thorsten K., Entrepreneurship teacher, Münster, Germany

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visiting our website

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joining our event

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About the RESTART projectLearn more

What we aim to achieve

The RESTART project aims to support second-time entrepreneurs, underperforming entrepreneurs, and aspiring entrepreneurs alike. Key elements of the project lie in encouraging individuals to learn from their past experiences to increase the likelihood of future business success.

Four RESTART alliances, four stakeholder group

A primary feature of the project is the creation of Four RESTART alliances; one in Bulgaria, one in Catalonia, one in Ireland, and one in the Netherlands. Through each of these alliances, we aim to bring together four different stakeholder groups - namely entrepreneurs, teachers, supporters, and the media.

Providing unique teaching and learning material

In order to make an effective and lasting impact on the lives of the entrepreneurs involved in RESTART, we need to adopt a new approach to entrepreneurship education by integrating failure as a key aspect of the business journey. Thus, our teaching and learning material will be different to what you would typically find in entrepreneurship courses. Stay tuned!