Starting and Growing a Business
Thursday, 31 October 2013 from 13:30 to 18:00 (GMT)
London, United Kingdom
This monthly workshop is provided by UCL Advances' Business Support Team for companies that are still in the early stages of starting up their business or have started up but still have questions. Workshop presenter Fleur Emery is currently running her second start-up business, and along with talking about processes of starting a business, shares her own experiences and what she's learnt.
The workshop will consist of a 4 hour training session split into 2 x 2 hour session with a 30 min interval.
Session 1: (2 hours)
- registering idea/ IP/ trade marking
- registering company
- building a website
- legal structure
- financial management systems - bookkeeping, VAT, P&L, cash flow
- any questions about other starting up procedures
Break (30 mins)
Session 2: (2 hours)
- market research and product validation
- sales techniques
Light refreshments will be available. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any specific requirements.
When & Where
UCL Advances, UCL's centre for entrepreneurship and business interaction, helps anyone who wants to learn about, start or grow a business. It’s primary role is to promote a culture of entrepreneurship on campus and engagement with entrepreneurs and small businesses beyond UCL’s boundaries. It works to support start-ups and small businesses across London by helping them to access the technical and business expertise of UCL’s staff and students through a series of programmes to help support ambitious young companies.
UCL Advances is affiliated with UCL Enterprise, which provides UCL’s structures for engaging with business for commercial and societal benefit.