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Our Social Launchpad programme is for individuals that have an idea for a business that positively impacts their community or the environment. Knowing where to start can be daunting, which is why we help you define your ambitions and set goals.

We currently operate in Southwark and Lambeth

Deadline: 17 Nov 2017

Duration: 24th - 26th Nov 2017, 9:30am to 16:30pm

Download the programme overview

Our Launchpad Programme includes:

1. Dive in and focus

Define goals and set milestones

Clarify your idea

Be matched with one of our amazing business mentors

2. Business modelling

An introduction to the business model canvas

Identify key areas of knowledge you need to develop

Customer profiling

Brainstorm your product/ service prototype and how to test

3. Exploring finances and legal structures

Learn about pricing

Understand how to prepare a budget, cash flow and profit and loss sheets

An introduction to different legal structures (sole-trader, LTD, CIC and other)

4. Communication & presentation

Learn how to connect with, and communicate your idea to relevant stakeholders

Understand how to deliver an elevator pitch and a presentation

5. Getting ready to test

What do you need to test your prototype?

Troubleshooting any issues before testing starts

6. Completion and next steps

Outline your achievements to date

Feedback on your experience

Define new goals going forward



(with bursary)

Receive 75% off the usual price of £199 with our bursary.

Though we believe our programmes to be generously priced, we want to make them accessible to as many entrepreneurs in South London as we can. Under our funding criteria, you could be eligible to receive a bursary to help cover the cost of your place on our programmes if:

You live in South London and have a social enterprise or

You live in Lambeth and are aged 18 – 30 and are on a low income or in receipt of state benefits.

If you believe you are eligible please select the request bursary application option on the registration form. We require evidence of eligibility, such as benefit certificates.

Limited spaces available

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