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Henley Summer Start-Up Boot Camp 2020

Henley Centre for Entrepreneurship, in partnership with the PopUp Business School, is delighted to announce the launch of the Henley Summer Start-Up Boot Camp 2020.

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Event information
Date 21st - 25th June 2020
Time 9:00am - 2:00pm

Hosted at the Henley Business School, the Boot Camp is a hands-on, week-long course for University of Reading and Henley Business School students and alumni, as well as local budding entrepreneurs, to help them learn about setting up a business from scratch. The course will give participants the confidence and skills to start a business and make money doing what they love and covers some key points for any aspiring entrepreneur.

The Boot Camp will be held from 22-26 June 2020, 10:00am to 3:00pm. Due to the issues caused by the coronavirus it will be held online via video conferencing - full details will be sent out to all successful applicants. Please note that as there are limited spaces on the Boot Camp you will be asked to submit a supporting statement to explain why you wish to attend in 100 words or less. After you have registered your interest, you will be informed within one week whether your application to attend was successful. To apply for a place on the Boot Camp, please register here.

The full run through of each day is as follows:

Monday 22 June

10:00am - Five Ways to Start for Free, Part One

11:05am - 'How the Boot Camp Can Benefit You' Talk

11:20am - Break

11:40am - Five Ways to Start for Free, Part Two

12:45pm - Lunch

1:30pm - The Quickest Way to Start a Business

3:00pm - End


Tuesday 23 June

10:00am - Sales and the Dark Art of Marketing, Part One

11:20am - Break

11:40am - Sales and the Dark Art of Marketing, Part Two

12:45pm - Lunch

1:30pm - Growing your Business Quickly

3:00pm - End


Wednesday 24 June

10:00am - How to Make a Great Website for Free, Part One

11:20am - Break

11:40am - How to Make a Great Website for Free, Part Two

12:45pm - Lunch

1:30pm - Websites, Taking Payments and SEO

3:00pm - End


Thursday 25 June

10:00am - The Quickest Way to Find Customers, Part One

11:20am - Break

11:40am - The Quickest Way to Find Customers, Part Two

12:45pm - Lunch

1:30pm - Social Media Explained

3:00pm - End


Friday 26 June

10:00am - Legal and Finance Panel

11:20am - Break

11:40am - The Legal Bit: Tax and Company Structure

12:45pm - Lunch

1:30pm - The 12 Popup Principles

3:00pm - End


The Henley Summer Start-Up Boot Camp is sponsored by Santander Universities.

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