Do you work for a charity, a social enterprise or have some social enterprise ideas bubbling away?
While you might have nailed it on the "social" or non-profit side of the of the company, the challenge is focusing on the "enterprise" or for-profit aspect of your business. This fundamentally as you well know is what will sustain your business and allow you to grow and deliver your social impact.
This workshop is designed to challenge your thinking and commercial mind set before you feel the urge to drop everything else and jump on it, you should think rationally about any new business endeavour. How can you test your business idea without going all in right away? What can you do to validate it while expending the smallest amount of effort, time, and money possible?
How to evaluate your idea?
Understand what problem your solution is solving?
What are your enterprising options?
How to test the market?
Lock down the details of your business idea.
Where to find your first customer?
Date: Thursday, 29th September 2016
Time: 18:00 - 20:00
Location: Venue TBC, Central London
Workshop Leader: Lily Chong, The Fourth Sector
"Good Structure & thought provoking, forces you to focus on the key issues and the ones you can ignore" Philip
"I enjoyed this workshop as I felt that it provided a comprehensive set of tools to tackle the first steps, which proves to be very helpful in moving forward with my idea" Maartin
"This session was extremely helpful in helping me focus on the purpose of my business idea and the operations I need to consider to bring it about." Dolly