Design your future

Design Your Future 'Make it happen Programme

4:00pm - 5:15pm / Wednesday 20th January 2021 / Online event
Type: Webinar / Category: Department
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Are you a student that:

Has an idea or the basis of an idea?
Would like to learn how to bring your ideas to life?
Would love to gain some expert knowledge?

This programme has been developed for any student with/or at the early stages of an enterprise idea.
The programme will consist of 10 sessions delivered over 10 weeks.
Each session will be delivered by an industry professional virtually.
This programme will take you on a journey from idea to final pitch!
There will be a prize of an Apple IPAD Pro for the best pitch at the end of the programme.
The programme is HEAR Accredited.

Each session with follow the same format of:
45 Minute delivery
15 minutes Q&A
Takeaway task for you to expand your knowledge and tailor your idea.

Sessions will cover the following areas;
- What is your idea/enterprise?
- Idea creation and brainstorming
- Market Research: Who is your customer?
- Finance/Accountancy
- Legal
- Marketing and Communications
- Keeping resilient and turning your ideas/enterprise digital
- Writing a business plan
- Building a network and sales
- Pitching and Presenting

Dates for the programme are: Every Wednesday at 4pm starting 20th Jan until 24th March.
You must attend a minimum of 7 sessions to gain your HEAR award.

To apply, please register and complete the survey, including a short paragraph on why you would like to join this programme.

Please note, there are a limited number of 30 spaces on this programme, so be early not to miss out!