Open to all aspiring and current entrepreneurs who want to learn about starting your own business, our “So you want to be an entrepreneur?” session is an exciting one-day workshop that will help you explore the world of entrepreneurship and innovation.
Anyone who might be interested in starting their own business should attend! CLICK HERE TO REGISTER NOW!
“So you want to be an entrepreneur?” is an initiative of our friends at FastStart Peterborough – the youth entrepreneurship training partnership between Trent University, Fleming College and the Greater Peterborough Innovation Cluster.
In addition to “So you want to be an entrepreneur?“, you can also apply for the follow-on two-day Kawartha Backcountry Entrepreneurship Experience.
Day 1 – Friday, August 14th: will be devoted to learning about entrepreneurship and innovation along with opportunities to meet entrepreneurs and learn from their experiences. Topics that will be covered include: what is an entrepreneur, Business Model Canvas, defining your target market, conducting market research, and pitching like a rock star.
Day 2 & 3 – Saturday, August 15th & Sunday, August 16th: will be devoted to a fun and competitive simulation that empowers teams to develop ideas for new business ventures in the Kawartha Backcountry Competitive Advantage challenge. The work done by each team will be presented to judges (entrepreneurs, experts and their peers) who will award prizes at the end of Day 2 & 3.
*Only 20 applicants will be successful, please click here to apply: Kawartha Backcountry Entrepreneurship Experience
If you want to learn how to develop an idea into a preliminary business plan we will teach you the process. Take the next step towards turning your ideas into action. Learn a process for designing a startup around an idea. Meet and connect with like-minded individuals. Test out your ideas with entrepreneurs and experts.
And finally, consider applying to the Kawartha Backcountry Entrepreneurship Experience for the chance to participate in a completely unique and transformative entrepreneurship experience like no other entrepreneurship education and ideation program in existence today!