Start Your Own Business Bootcamp - April 2019

Carrickphierish Library, Gracedieu Rd, Carrickpherish, Co. Waterford
Monday 1st April 2019
9.30am to 4.30pm
Start Your Own Business

Local Enterprise Office Waterford is running its Start Your Own Business Bootcamp over three full days (Mondays) in April (1, 8, 15 April 2019).


Start Your Own Business Bootcamp - April 2019

Local Enterprise Office Waterford is running its Start Your Own Business Bootcamp, commencing Monday 1st of April, 2019 in Waterford City.

Do you have an idea for a business and want to know how to take to the next level? Or have you started a business but need to know more about the many aspects of running a business, such as book-keeping, market research, sales and marketing?

If so, Local Enterprise Office, Waterford has developed a Start Your Own Business Bootcamp, that is suitable for those thinking of starting a business or those that are undertaking that journey!

The course runs over three Mondays in April (1st, 8th, 15th) from 9.30am to 4.30pm at The Tower Hotel, The Mall, Waterford City.

Cost to all participants is €50 which includes a light lunch on each day of the Bootcamp

The programme will assist you to:

  • Define your vision for the future of your business
  • Identify the skills required to run your own business
  • Analyse your own strengths and weaknesses
  • Decide on the legal structure for your business
  • Create your personal budget
  • Price your product or service using tried and tested formulae
  • Carry out effective market research activities
  • Chose the most appropriate means of communicating what is unique about your business to those customers likely to buy it
  • Lean about all available media with particular emphasis on internet, social networking and advertising/promotion/public relations
  • Learn how to communicate effectively in business to enhance all aspects of your business
  • Delight your customer and close the sale
  • Analyse the tax system, USC, PRSI and VAT
  • Create structures and systems that allow you to take charge of your business, including financial management and book-keeping
  • Complete your business plan – template will be provided

All participants will be provided with copies of presentations and templates to assist going forward.

Places are limited so please book early. We only accept online bookings through our website.