E-commerce 101 - Getting Started

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University Centre Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury

SY3 8HQ

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This session will cover:

- Shopify and Amazon platforms overview

- Pro’s and Con’s of both verses a physical store

- How to know if it’s right for your business

- What goes into running and managing an ecommerce business

- Activity - Customer Avatar creation - the first step to building an e-commerce business plan

Outcome - By the end of this session you will understand why/if selling on Amazon and Shopify could be right for you.

Who is it for?

Retail, Business to Customer, Artisan Producers.

Town centre retail businesses who want to maintain their physical presence by supplementing their income through online sales.

About your facilitator

After leaving her corporate sales & marketing job at a multinational company 5 years ago, Rebecca launched and scaled her own e-commerce business.

Having sold over 1 million products using the Amazon and Shopify platforms she now advises other businesses on how to successfully do the same.

Understanding the challenges of growing a business and generating more sales on a limited budget is her speciality and she has a passion for helping other small businesses succeed.

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Terms and Conditions of Booking

This event is fully funded and free to eligible businesses to attend.

  • We appreciate that sometimes there are good reasons why businesses are unable to attend workshops, however if you are no longer able to turn up, please cancel your ticket through Eventbrite
  • We require 48 hours cancellation notice prior to the event (in order for us to offer your space to another business)
  • Please note that if you do not attend without letting us know, we reserve the right to decline your bookings for future sessions.

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United Kingdom

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