Affiliate Membership

For those seriously considering, or preparing to start, their own business.

Trusted enterprise resources and guidance as you take the leap!

Affiliate Membership of the IOEE is for those seriously considering, or preparing to start, their own business.
We respect everyone that takes the risk, to control their own destiny by starting and running their own business. IOEE membership offers a fantastic opportunity to develop the skills and networks needed to start up, survive and grow your business.

Essential enterprise resources to get you started

As an Affiliate member, you have access to a wealth of knowledge, helping you learn and keep up-to-date on the latest thinking in enterprise and entrepreneurship. Join today to:

  • gain access to our enterprise learning resources – helping you get started
  • access a range of online tools, webinars and our mentoring programme
  • get access to our quarterly publication ‘Think Enterprise’ including the archive
  • get answers to your enterprise questions from other members and our resident experts.

Monthly Membership Fee


Or pay annually and get 2 months free


No Joining Fee

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Benefits of membership


Start conversations, network and learn from our community of entrepreneurs. Ask questions and get the support you need.

  • Ask questions in our unique Q&A and get answers from other members and our resident experts
  • Join groups to network with likeminded people
  • Discuss the latest topics in enterprise and entrepreneurship
  • Find inspiration at our events

Our member community is available through our Campus platform.


Practical and inspiring resources to support your entrepreneurial journey and keep you up to date in the fast changing world of enterprise:

  • Enterprise checklists covering all aspects of running a business
  • Business plan builder
  • Online learning modules
  • Practical webinars
  • Research and policy reports

All accessible across a range of devices.


Our ‘member to member’ online mentoring service is designed to provide you with practical support all levels of your enterprise journey.

The programme is unique in that its focus is on improving enterprise skills. Through the programme, more experienced entrepreneurs and enterprise professionals share their skills and experiences to help others further develop their entrepreneurial skills. Mentoring provides the opportunity for a learning experience for both Mentor and Mentee and elevates knowledge-sharing to a practical level.

Think Enterprise

As a member you’ll receive access to our quarterly publication, Think Enterprise. Our innovative magazine is written by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs and includes:

  • Round up of the quarters enterprise news
  • Helpful articles
  • Member stories
  • Tips and guides

All accessible across a range of devices.


As an Affiliate Member you’ll receive a Certificate of Membership to denote your status as a member of the Institute.

Upgrading to a professional grade of membership enables the use of post nominals (letters after your name).

Get in touch with us to discuss your requirements

0845 4674928

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