The Businessday CEO APPRENTICE WORKSHOP

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The Businessday

CEO Apprentice Africa Workshop

From 20th – 25th of August, 2018

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About this program

The CEO Apprentice Africa

The Businessday CEO Apprentice boot camp focuses on equipping teenagers; ages 15 and up with the skills required to set up a business.

The program will feature the use of the latest technology in training, including the use of a workbook, which becomes a functional business plan, teaches young entrepreneurs how to come up with a business idea, how to structure their company, how to price their products, product testing and market validation, customer segmentation, competitor analysis and go to market strategies.

They will also learn to develop a business model, how to find their customers and how to create a marketing, advertising plan including special sessions on Coding and Robotics.

Working in teams, teenagers will develop a business model to present in the form of a sixty-second elevator pitch at the end of the week. The competition will be judged by local entrepreneurs, advocates, and business professionals. The winning team will receive seed capital to start their business.

Participants begin converting abstract notions of entrepreneurship into the actual practice of innovation on day one. With help from mentors and a network of established Entrepreneurs, teams model revenue sources, test marketing strategies, build prototypes, design user interfaces and create branding.

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STEP BY STEP

  • STEP 1

    Applicants must be within the ages 15-19 years, and should have a business plan

  • STEP 2

    Follow BusinessDay social media handle @businessdayng on instagram, facebook and twitter

  • STEP 3

    Follow the hash-tag #bdceoapprentice2018.

  • STEP 4

    Fill the form below to complete your registration. Click Here to start

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Program/Timetable

Date: 20th- 25th August 2018

Time: 9am - 4pm daily

DAY ONE (AUGUST 20TH, 2018)
MORNING SESSION
  • Start Up/Project Ideation
  • Business Model Generation
AFTERNOON SESSION
  • Customer Discovery- Identifying and addressing your customer segments, targeting 4 P’s and Market Research
  • Begin Collaboration in Teams (Marshmallow Challenge)
DAY TWO (AUGUST 21ST, 2018)
MORNING SESSION
  • Elevator Pitching 101
  • Marketing & Strategy - Identifying competition and developing competitive advantage
  • Online marketing as a strategic tool for business elevation
AFTERNOON SESSION
  • Branding/Logo Design
  • Shark Tank Viewing
  • Team Collaboration/Project work
DAY THREE (AUGUST 22ND, 2018)
MORNING SESSION
  • Preliminary Pitches/Feedback Sessions
  • Understanding the legal environment of Business
AFTERNOON SESSION
  • Raising Finance
  • Team Collaboration
DAY FOUR (AUGUST 23RD, 2018)
MORNING SESSION
  • Leveraging Technology & Innovation
AFTERNOON SESSION
  • Mentoring Session
DAY FIVE (AUGUST 24TH, 2018)
MORNING SESSION
  • Site Visit
AFTERNOON SESSION
  • Site Visit
DAY SIX (AUGUST 25TH, 2018)
MORNING SESSION
  • Pitching Competition

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Contact Us

You may reach out to us using the information below:

Venue:
Impact Hub, 14, Gerrard road Ikoyi.
Lagos.
Phone:
+2348091607399