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Thursday 17th November
Friday 18th November
11.00 - 11.30
This talk will help you answer the questions around: how do I get funding for my business? How can mentoring help me and where can I find mentoring support? What support is available to help me develop my business plan? What support is available to help me grow my early stage business? We have funded and supported more than 1,500 startup businesses in the UK from idea stage up to 2 years trading. Offering businesses funding, mentoring and support, we can answer your questions around how to get started, how to grow, and how to get funding and mentoring. This session will be an introduction to these topics followed by question time so you can ask the specific questions relevant to your business.
12.30 - 13.00
Making sure your trade mark is protected is vital, regardless of your industry. You need to think big from the outset. Your brand is your most important asset, after the people that work in your organisation. Protect it and do it properly. We will explain how to obtain the strongest protection in the most strategically advantageous way, both nationally and internationally, in the most cost effective manner, and ensuring maximum licencing opportunities.
14.00 - 14.30
Most business owners hunt for business. They often hate it. They are doing it wrong! To win the game you need to stop chasing and instead get business coming to you. In this Power talk you will discover The Expert Marketing Machine™. If you are an expert wanting to improve your visibility, credibility and authority whilst having a queue of people lining up to buy - come and grab a seat.
15.30 - 16.00
Learn how a VC performs economic analysis on your business. You will learn the construction of the P&L and understand contribution margins, unit economics, cohort analysis and payback period.
16.15 - 16.45
The days of a job for life are over. The pace of life is rapidly changing. Employers expect multitasking and flexible working practices in return for a pittance. We are left with little choice but to take charge of our own destiny and build the work, lifestyle and the future we deserve by ourselves. Come, learn how you can start a sustainable freelance business and change your life.