X-Forces Enterprise - Helping You Be The Best in Business
X-Forces Enterprise

Training, Funding and support for ex-military, veterans, service leavers and their families.

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A range of courses designed to support different cohorts within the military community considering self-employment or business ownership

  • Self-Employment Awareness Workshop
  • Start-Up Skills Workshop
  • The Business and Enterprise Programme
  • The Business Experience Programme

Government-backed loans for start-up businesses

  • Fixed interest rate of just 6% p.a.
  • Borrow for up to 5 years
  • 12 months’ free mentoring
  • Dedicated Business Adviser
  • No early repayment penalties
  • Free training and workshops

We offer access to our own and partner events where you can network with like-minded individuals, peers and mentors who can help you develop essential business connections and knowledge

  • Business Ownership
  • Networking Events
  • Knowledge Exchange

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Business Resources

XFE Business Resources

A range of courses designed to support different cohorts within the military community considering self-employment or business ownership

  • Self-Employment Awareness Workshop
  • Start-Up Skills Workshop
  • The Business and Enterprise Programme
  • The Business Experience Programme

Government-backed loans for start-up businesses

  • An unsecured personal loan, for business purposes
  • Fixed interest rate of 6% p.a.
  • Borrow for up to 5 years
  • 12 months’ free mentoring
  • Dedicated Business Adviser
  • No early repayment penalties
  • Free training and workshops

Become a part of the Military in Business® community and network with like-minded individuals, peers and mentors who can help you develop essential business connections and knowledge.

  • Business Ownership
  • Networking Events
  • Knowledge Exchange

Download Our Free

Business Start Up Toolkits

Business Resources

XFE Business Resources

Start Up Guide Toolkit

XFE Startup Guide

Marketing Toolkit

XFE Marketing Toolkit

Social Media Toolkit

XFE Social Media Toolkit

SEO Toolkit

XFE SEO Toolkit

PR Toolkit

XFE PR Toolkit

Help Provided To Date

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2334

Start Ups
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£25,144,745

Start Up Funds Lent
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42,000

Training Hours

Success Stories

From Soldiering to Sustainability: Meet the Entrepreneur Helping the Planet One Sock at A Time 

Concerned about the climate crisis, Army veteran Marc Bucci embarked on a mission to help the planet… by selling socks.   The vision for Marc’s business, Social […]

From Deployments to Décor: Meet the Ex-Navy Painter Decorator Who Went It Alone for His Family 

Garry Bradbury really enjoyed his naval service in communications roles; he spent five years in the Royal Navy and three years in the Royal Fleet Auxiliary. […]

From Military Vehicles to Mobile Valeting: Meet the ex-RAF electrician that is forging his own future 

Jacob Asukile from Cardiff left the RAF in 2018. He had served nine years as an electrician technician, maintaining equipment at bases in the UK, the […]

Latest News from X-Forces

From Soldiering to Sustainability: Meet the Entrepreneur Helping the Planet One Sock at A Time 

Concerned about the climate crisis, Army veteran Marc Bucci embarked on a mission to help the planet… by selling socks.   The vision for Marc’s business, Social […]

Managing Loneliness As A Small Business Owner

Running a small business can be a lonely place, with the ultimate responsibility for the business and its employees resting generally with you as a small […]

How To Register A Business

Before you start selling your first products or signing clients, you’ll need to know how to register your business. There are a few different business structures […]

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