Lothian Area Team Timeline

August

  • Attend the Team meeting on the 12th August.  
  • Check the Lothian website for reference material.
  • Lothian Training Day cancelled. 
  • Review new companies registering for the 2020-2021 Company Programme.
  • Use Social Media (Twitter & Facebook) and the Lothian website for issue of information relating to this year’s Company Programme.  

September

  • Attend the Team meeting on the 9th September. 
  • Check with your allocated schools (Link Teachers and Business Advisers) that the registration fee (£100) has been paid by the Companies. Update records will be provided on a regular basis so that you are able to action the information.  
  • Review new companies registering for the 2020-2021 Company Programme.
  • Lothian Christmas Market – cancelled. 
  • Use Social Media (Twitter & Facebook) and the Lothian website for issue of information relating to this year’s Company Programme.

October

  • Attend the Team meeting on the 14th October (if required).
  • The Christmas Market – cancelled.
  • Christmas Market poster competition – cancelled.
  • Use Social Media (Twitter & Facebook) and the Lothian website for issue of information relating to this year’s Company Programme.
  • Chase any company that has not completed the Product Approval form. This is Mandatory. 
  • Chase any company that has not registered via the YEUK online website. 
  • Chase any company that has not yet paid the £100 registration fee. 

November

  • Attend the Team meeting on the 11th November.
  • Check the Lothian website for all the relevant documentation. 
  • Use Social Media (Twitter & Facebook) and the Lothian website for issue of information relating to this year’s Company Programme.
  • Christmas Market – cancelled. 
  • Chase any company that has not completed the Product Approval form. This is Mandatory. 
  • Chase any company that has not registered via the YEUK online website. 
  • Chase any company that has not yet paid the £100 registration fee. 

December

  • The Lothian Area Christmas Market has been cancelled.
  • Attend the Team meeting on the 9th December (if required).
  • Review whether Lothian will be holding an Awards Evening and send out details of dates for Awards Evening entry forms, 1 minute video, Interview dates etc. 
  • Use Social Media (Twitter & Facebook) and the Lothian website for issue of information relating to this year’s Company Programme.
  • Chase any company that has not completed the Product Approval form. This is Mandatory. 
  • Chase any company that has not registered via the YEUK online website. 
  • Chase any company that has not yet paid the £100 registration fee. 

January

  • It’s time to prepare for the final stages of the competition.
  • Review information regarding your Company Report, Interview and Presentation. 
  • Attend the Team meeting on the 13th January (if required).
  • Check for the receipt of Awards Evening entry forms.
  • Check for receipt of the 1 minute videos for Young Enterprise teams. Chase the Young Enterprise teams if video not received by closing date and time.
  • Use Social Media (Twitter & Facebook) and the Lothian website for issue of information relating to this year’s Company Programme.

February

  • Chase the Young Enterprise teams if video not received by closing date and time.
  • Check with allocated schools whether the Young Enterprise team are going to take the Strathclyde Business School Exam – NB : not compulsory. Exam dates are now between the ?? February and the ?? February.  Please note that dates are not known at present.  
  • Start the organisation of the Awards Evening – ?? March (TBC). Will either be held as virtual evening or being held at Edinburgh Napier University, 219 Colinton Road, Edinburgh. More details nearer the time due to the Coronavirus situation. 
  • Allocation of team members to assist with the running of the Awards Evening.
  • Use Social Media (Twitter & Facebook) and the Lothian website for issue of information relating to this year’s Company Programme.

March

  • Attend team meeting on the 4th March.  
  • Check to make sure that all Company Reports have been received for the  possible ?? teams participating. 
  • Issue the PDF format Company reports to all the judges along with the 1 minute videos for the individual Director prizes.
  • Organise the Interview evenings for all the teams wishing to enter the Awards Evening.
  • The end of year Awards Event will be held either as a virtual event or held at Edinburgh Napier University, 219 Colinton Road, Edinburgh. Date and time TBC. 
  • Use Social Media (Twitter & Facebook) and the Lothian website for issue of information relating to this year’s Company Programme.

April – May

  • Attend team meeting on Wednesday 6th April.
  • Check to make sure that each Young Enterprise has wound up their company, sold off the excess stock, completed end of year accounts and paid the Young Enterprise Wind Up fee.
  • Use Social Media (Twitter & Facebook) and the Lothian website for issue of information relating to this year’s Company Programme.

Success!

And now that you have done all of that – Congratulations! You have now successfully finished the Young Enterprise Scotland Company Programme. Now we start the programming for next year’s programme.