How to overcome barriers to business building


Being a founder and navigating your own start-up can be a roller coaster of a journey, with many great opportunities but also some challenges. It is important to understand as a founder how best to overcome challenges and barriers to business building in order for your start-up to thrive and for you to be an effective leader in business. In this video, our speakers discuss the main barriers founders face when building and growing their business, and share useful insight and advice on how to tackle these challenges.


  • Gain insight into challenging areas of entrepreneurship including access to finance and connection building
  • Identify strategies and ways to navigate and overcome barriers to business building
  • Learn the importance of building the right connections and support networks to help you navigate your founder journey

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