Start a business: support for young entrepreneurs

Starting a business as a young entrepreneur - Kay's Equestrian

Case Study

Michaela McFarland, founder of Kay's Equestrian, shares her experience of starting her horse riding school business and how she benefited from the support offered through the Regional Start Initiative.

Case Study

Michaela McFarland

Michaela's top tips:

  • "Create business goals and work towards them. Always analyse your results to find out what works well for your business and where you need to improve"
  • "Work with a Regional Start Initiative advisor - they can provide help with your business plan and are a great support system when starting up"
  • "Be realistic, research and study your business idea - you must be really dedicated to start your own business"