Free Business Startup 6 Day Course in Leicester

Enterprise As a Life 2
Free Business Start-up 6 Day Course*

Course Dates:

  • We run courses every month so call Sam, Barbara or Sarah on 0116 279 5011 to book onto the next course.
  • All course dates are added to the calendar on the right.

Who is this course for?

  • Anyone thinking of starting a business or working for themselves.
  • No business experience required
  • You do not need a specific business idea at this stage, just the idea that you want to work for yourself.

Time

  • 9.30am – 12.30pm Please arrive at 9.15am to ensure a prompt start
  • Afternoons you are free to write up your plans

Venue

  • St Martin’s House, 7 Peacock Lane, Leicester LE1 5PZ
  • (next to Leicester Cathedral)

Workshops Facilitated by

  • Provision tlc – Kate Jackson

 

Agenda

Business Start-up and Self Employment Course

Day 1

9.30 am – 12.30 pm

St Martin’s House
7 Peacock Lane
LE1 5PZ

You and Your Idea

Who am I?  What interests me?
My business idea: getting started
Planning my business: a personal review
Planning my business: what do I need to know?
Developing Promotional Material  Review and feedback

Day 2

9.30 am – 12.30 pm

St Martin’s House
7 Peacock Lane
LE1 5PZ

Getting and Keeping Customers

Who are your customers?
Getting Customers
Planning to begin
Checking out the idea Review and feedback

Day 3

9.30 am – 12.30 pm

St Martin’s House
7 Peacock Lane
LE1 5PZ

What do you need?

What are you offering?
Where are you now?
Survival budget
A Closer look at Resources
Budgets
Homework Review and feedback

Day 4

9.30 am – 12.30 pm

St Martin’s House
7 Peacock Lane
LE1 5PZ

Legal structures and finance

Getting the legalities right
Time management
Pricing and Profitability
Review and feedback

Day 5

9.30 am – 12.30 pm

St Martin’s House
7 Peacock Lane
LE1 5PZ

Finance

Profitability and Cash flow Forecasts
Writing your business plan
Review and feedback
HMRC

Day 6

9.30 am – 12.30 pm

St Martin’s House
7 Peacock Lane
LE1 5PZ

Environmental Sustainability

Dragons Den – pitch your business idea to our dragons
Learning from an inspirational role model – presentation from local business owner
What next?  Moving forward

 

To reserve your FREE* place on the 6 day business start-up workshop, please contact Enterprise as a Life team, Sam, Barbara or Sarah on 0116 279 5011 or email barbara.waling@b-inspired.org.uk

*Note the free course is only available if you are over 19 and live in the City of Leicester