The UOW Skills Foundry is a series of hands-on professional development workshops created exclusively for alumni. You're invited to 'Build your Business 101'.
UOW Skills Foundry workshop: Build your business 101
Sydney Business School
Level 10, 1 Macquarie Place, Circular Quay
Whether you have a new business idea, want to grow an existing business, adapt a business model according to market demand or are looking to develop a side hustle around a hobby - this half day workshop is for you.
Using a hands-on process, apply the Lean Start-Up methodology to build the foundation for your future business. It can be a scary prospect to consider working for yourself or to release a business idea into the world.
You will learn to:
- Understand the pains and gains of your target audience
- Carve out your business niche
- Understand the mindset you need to grow your business idea
- Utilise your strengths, outsource your weaknesses & form strategic partners
- Develop a funding plan to drive your business idea
- Turn failures into strengths
The workshop will be facilitated by Frank Marzano, co-founder of Itree, experienced sales executive, serial entrepreneur, investor, mentor and coach with a demonstrated history of working in the information technology and services industry.
Supported by real life case studies and examples, this workshop provides you with the hands-on step by step process to ensure that no stone remains unturned in ensuring your business has the best possible chance for success.
Additional materials will also be provided for you to take away and review as you take the steps in setting up your business.