The Businessday CEO APPRENTICE WORKSHOP

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The Businessday

CEO Apprentice Africa Workshop

From 7th - 12th of August, 2017

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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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Program/Timetable

Date: 7th- 12th August 2017

Time: 9am - 4p.m daily

DAY ONE (AUGUST 7TH, 2017)
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 8TH, 2017)
MORNING SESSION
  • Preliminary Pitches/Feedback Sessions
  • 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 9TH, 2017)
MORNING SESSION
  • Presentation skills workshop
  • Understanding the legal environment of Business
AFTERNOON SESSION
  • Raising Finance
  • Leveraging technology & Innovation
  • Team Collaboration/Project work
DAY FOUR (AUGUST 10TH, 2017)
MORNING SESSION
  • Pitching Practice
  • Coding for Teenagers
AFTERNOON SESSION
  • Coding for Teenagers
  • Coding for Teenagers
  • Team Collaboration/Project work
DAY FIVE (AUGUST 11TH, 2017)
MORNING SESSION
  • Mentorship Session
  • Robotics for Teenagers
AFTERNOON SESSION
  • Robotics for Teenagers
  • Team Collaboration
DAY SIX (AUGUST 12TH, 2017)
MORNING SESSION
  • Final Pitches
  • Certificates/Awards/Networking

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Venue:
Microsoft, The Civic Center 2, Ozumba Mbadiwe, Victoria Island,
Lagos.
Phone:
+234 1 2799101
+234 802 601 1296