This summer, Brunel Innovation Hub is offering FREE Entrepreneur Training Workshops during 20th – 24th June to all current and past Brunel students. These workshops will equip you with the skills and knowledge to kick-start your entrepreneurial journey.
Apply now by clicking the links below!
|Monday 20th June||Tuesday 21st June||Wednesday 22nd June||Thursday 23rd June||Friday 24th June|
|11:00 – 13:00
|9:30 – 12:00
|9:30 – 11:30
|10:30 – 12:00
|9:30 – 11:00
|14:30 – 17:00||14:00 – 16:00
|11:30 – 13:30|
Personal Development & Teamwork – Dr Lynda Shaw CPsychol
Sign up now for an experiential insight around your personal development as an entrepreneur – how to become a leader and build a winning team around you and your start up.
Explore how to:
- Find associates to help you grow,
- Nurture contacts to increase the effectiveness of your networking,
- How to develop people to be your best supporters and team players and
- How to turn your customers and clients into trusted repeat business.
Dr Lynda Shaw is a cognitive neuroscientist and business psychologist. Lynda works with global companies, SMEs & public sector organisations, UK & overseas. She is often on stage interviewing Directors to help them shine in front of the audience.
Business Planning Workshop – Jonathan Seymour, Kingston Smith
Learn the basics of how to set up and run a business:
- business planning,
- the financial framework,
- personal & business tax & VAT
- preparation for investment
Jonathan is an experienced general practice partner with extensive general practice knowledge and understanding of accounts, audit and tax. Kingston Smith offer specialist advice for entrepreneurial businesses, not-for-profit organisations and private individuals. We also have advisers in areas such as audit and tax, as well as HR consultancy, risk management and corporate finance.
Trip to CRL – Central Research Laboratory, Brunel’s Product Startup Incubator
By CRL (Central Research Laboratory) Team and Start-ups – Hayes
Find out what it’s like to be a start up in an incubator. Includes some show & tell demos from the current startup businesses.
The CRL is a Brunel University London partner and is London’s home for innovative startups that design and make physical products.
One Year Plan of Action – Project Management Workshop – Keith Edwards, CLP People
Through activity planning techniques, learn to build your own time plan for your business activity over the next year.
Keith is a Director and co-founder of CLP People (Concept Launch Partners), an independent consultancy that helps companies to deliver improved levels of performance. Keith is an experie
nced Business Consultant and IT professional, who has helped redefine operational models and effectiveness for a number of companies.
Setting Up Your Company Structure – Heather Gospill, Companies House
Learn about the different business types including sole trader, partnerships, incorporation as well as annual filings.
Marketing & Communications
Learn about marketing messages and the 4 Ps:
The Sales Pipeline – Alex Hurd
Learn to identify the stages of your sales process and segment your market and opportunities.
Alex Hurd is experienced in scaling up B2B SaaS businesses and has been on management teams that have scaled businesses from zero revenue to £3m and £12m.
Hone Your Presentation & Pitching Skills
Practice your elevator pitch and company presentation which are core elements of success in raising awareness, funding, partnerships and customers.