Our Introduction to enterprise sessions help to prepare you to start your own business and explore your ideas in a relaxed environment. Within our sessions, as well as exploring your idea we think about whether starting a business is right for you. We integrate business skills training, personal development and life management skills. These help to increase your confidence, knowledge and motivation on your business start-up journey.
The following Introduction to Enterprise (I2E) sessions will take place at the same venue every week between 10am and 1pm on the following dates.
Thursday 5 January 2017 - I2E 1 – Market Research
A Creative Thinking workshop where you can explore transferable skills, experience, strengths, passions and interests to help generate real business ideas, or build on an existing one. We will also discuss, identify and evaluate the barriers you face, both real and perceived, and explore the many ways of overcoming them. Start on your Customer Profile and Market Research.
Thursday 12 January 2017 - I2E 2 – Would You Give Yourself A Job?
This workshop will help you consider what entrepreneurial qualities that you have and how they relate to your success in business. Review your initial Market Research in relation to your business idea, whilst linking with Time Management, Goal Setting and your Personal Survival Budget.
Thursday 19 January 2017 - I2E 3 – Introduction to Financial Planning
Taking the fear out of business finance! Is the thought of having to do a forecast for your business plan filling you with dread? We show you how to take the guesswork out of creating forecasts and profit & loss accounts with our simple to use tools coupled with practical knowledge that helps you get the most from documents that really can show you more than just your bank balance.
Thursday 26 January 2017 - 4 – Costing & Pricing
Costing and pricing your product or service, how do you work out how much to charge for this? Whether you are selling a product or providing a service this session helps you to decide on a clear structure for your pricing policy using a standard ‘recipe’ to guide you.
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