Backstage Brussels, the business incubator for cultural and creative industries
BACKSTAGE Brussels is a business incubator aimed at entrepreneurs in the cultural and creative industries who want to start as freelance.
FOR WHO ?
Stylists, designers, photographers, filmmakers, graphic designers, engineers, technicians, video game developer, architects (trainees), craftsmen, cultural heritage actors, multimedia creators, publishers, managers, new media, ...
The incubator offers the opportunity to develop and test its independent activity in a secure environment, enjoying a customized support and training for entrepreneurship and keeping the benefits of unemployment (or CPAS).
HOW DOES IT WORK?
During the "test" phase, the cooperative provides aspiring entrepreneurs business number and VAT number to allow them to charge their customers.
WHAT ARE THE CONDITIONS TO ENTER BACKSTAGE?
- Having a cultural project and / or creative and be willing to engage as independent
- Living in the Brussels Capital Region or be willing to develop his activity there
- Be registered as a jobseeker (at Actiris, FOREM or VDAB)
- Have some management skills or be willing to undergo training to get them and, when appropriate, access to the intended occupation
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