Business and Alumni Support Services

Ultimately, FATE is committed to seeing our trained entrepreneurs become world class businesses. Our Business and Alumni Support Services picks up from where FATE School of Entrepreneurship ends and provides enterprise and business support services to our Alumni and other entrepreneurs. The main focus is to hand-hold our entrepreneurs and provide ancillary support services to help them transition from knowledge to execution.



The following are the key programmes delivered through our BASS unit:
Mentoring
Consulting
Incubation & Placements
Continuing Education
Funding Linkages

For more details about the AEP please email fateschool@fatefoundation.com or call +234 701 130 5444.
FATE Mentoring

Through interactive hands-on and practical sessions, FATE provides all-year round learning for continuing education opportunities for our Alumni and other entrepreneurs.


Knowledge Sessions: This holds every third Thursday of every month and focused on providing entrepreneurs with opportunities to learn more about key policies, initiatives and programmes and implications on the business environment. These are also opportunities to learn and gain insights from business influencers from within and outside Nigeria.

Learning Sessions: These are Short Entrepreneurial Courses and Workshop sessions that provide opportunities for entrepreneurs to spend time learning about key topics and concepts around running effective business operations. These sessions are open to entrepreneurs, business managers, employers who want to train their teams to improve within certain relevant areas. Click here to view our Calendar for 2016. For more information about FATE’s continuing education, please email bass@fatefoundation.com
FATE Consulting
FATE follows and monitors the fortunes of its Alumni who have access to FATE Consulting services where advice and business solutions are offered on how to best run their businesses. FATE Alumni have access to the following services for up to two (2) years post graduation: Business plan assessment by FATE and final review by our volunteers from the two Nigerian Financial Advisory Services firms. Referrals and linkages to discounted professional services particularly Human Resources, Information & Communication Technology, Finance & Accounting and Legal services. One-on-one consulting and advisory sessions with FATE Consultants. To join our database of FATE Professional Service providers, please email bass@fatefoundation.com
Incubation & Placement
Incubation Our incubation programme is exclusively for high performing FATE Alumni and other entrepreneurs with very high potential business ideas. The focus is on providing selected startups with the environment and support required to grow their businesses in an efficient and scalable manner. Our incubation programme includes: Flexible workspace options, access to meeting room facilities and internet access Access to FATE’s one-on-one mentoring programme Access to FATE consulting services at a highly subsidied rate Collaborations and networking opportunities Our current incubators include uJuzi My Placement Africa For more information about our incubation programme, please email bass@fatefoundation.com Placements Job shadowing and short term externships opportunities are available for select Alumni where we place them with experienced entrepreneurs and businesses in a preferred industry and/or interest area to gain real life experiences. They are for short durations and usually dependent on availability on the part of the Placement sponsor.
Continuing Education
Incubation Our incubation programme is exclusively for high performing FATE Alumni and other entrepreneurs with very high potential business ideas. The focus is on providing selected startups with the environment and support required to grow their businesses in an efficient and scalable manner. Our incubation programme includes: Flexible workspace options, access to meeting room facilities and internet access Access to FATE’s one-on-one mentoring programme Access to FATE consulting services at a highly subsidied rate Collaborations and networking opportunities Our current incubators include uJuzi My Placement Africa For more information about our incubation programme, please email bass@fatefoundation.com Placements Job shadowing and short term externships opportunities are available for select Alumni where we place them with experienced entrepreneurs and businesses in a preferred industry and/or interest area to gain real life experiences. They are for short durations and usually dependent on availability on the part of the Placement sponsor.