Name of Business : Ruji London

Name : Shanita Aktar

Ruji London aims to deliver the most timeless pieces, whilst outliving short-sighted trends.

Since winning the competition in June 2017, Shanita has made a great startby launching Ruji London at The Bangladesh Fashion Week in London in October.

Here’s a few tips that will help if you decide why you should enter your business in this year’s competition and become our Youngtrepreneurs winner of 2018!
What is the Youngtrepreneurs Start-Up Challenge?

A business competition for aspiring entrepreneurs aged 16–30 years old, which will give participants an opportunity to win upto £10,000 investment to start your own business or grow an existing one.


Why should you sign up? 

There are great benefits of entering a business competition:

  1. Professional Advice And Guidance:

At the beginning, you may have a business idea that you can’t stop thinking about, but you have no clue where to start. During the Youngtrepreneurs start-up challenge, you will be given professional advice and guidance by experienced mentors. You will learn how to create a business plan and how to strategically get your business up and running.

  1. Learn To pitch Your Idea:

Initially you might be anxious about pitching your idea in front of a big audience and the investor. However, throughout the Youngtrepreneurs start-up challenge you will grow as a person and will feel more prepared and confident by the final stages of the competition.

  1. Networking:

Lastly, one of the hugest advantages of the Youngtrepreneurs start-up challenge are the people you will meet. You’ll have the chance to find professional mentors, future business partners and potential investors.


The deadline is fast approaching (17th December), make sure you sign up today to be in the chance of winning up to £10,000 investment for your business.


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