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Join our community programmes 

If you're looking to take a new step in your career or thinking of launching a startup, there are many ways to become part of our community. We offer everything from mentoring to investment-readiness programmes.



A six week pre-accelerator for 18-24year olds. The aim of the programme is to support young people launch innovative startups. 


A three day investment-readiness programme for startups looking to raise up to £250k seed. 


Events and Workshops

A series of events and workshops to inspire diverse talent to explore career opportunities in product managment, engineering, investment, and more.  

Office Hours

Whether you're looking to become a product manager, or seeking a promotion, we're here to help you plan your next steps. These office hours are for women and BAME talent in startups, tech, vc and business who would like to discuss:

  • Career trajectory

  • Progression and leadership

  • Job search

  • CV/portfolio discussion

  • Workplace politics


Your Startup, Your Story is a startup community for founders, developers, creatives, investors and more on a mission to make a difference. Our purpose is to equip diverse talent with the tools and resources to thrive within the startup ecosystem so that they can contribute to an equitable economy, which welcomes all individuals to participate.

© Your Startup, Your Story (YSYS) 2019

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