Hustle Hard 10 Week Program
Are you interested in developing your skills and building a side hustle? Do you have a problem you want to solve? Perhaps you have a passion you want to turn into a side hustle? Or maybe it’s just an idea you have for a business?
Hustle Hard is a FREE 10-week online programme aimed at young people aged 16-30, who live, work or study in South London (Wandsworth, Southwark and Lambeth). If you are serious about starting your business- sign up now.
Over the 10 weeks you will:
- LEVEL UP your digital skills
- BUILD your Side Hustle
- Boost your CONFIDENCE
- Increase your NETWORKS
- You’ll then have a chance to pitch for up to £1k to help you launch your business.
With sessions running every Monday and Wednesday from 6pm-8pm, the programme will run for 10 weeks from the 12th October 2020 – 16th December 2020.
At the end of the programme, you will have developed business skills, learned how to pitch, learned how to network (and the value of it), and built a website for your business. In addition, you’ll have met some great young entrepreneurs like yourself and made some money to kickstart your business.
Not sold yet? Check out some of our previous clients and what they have to say about our programmes – here.
WEEK 1 (GET INTO THE RIGHT MINDSET)
2-3 Degrees, personal development experts, will deliver 2 workshops that will help you get into the right mindset that is necessary for entrepreneurs. Their first workshop, Who am I, will help you to build a vision for your future, develop your confidence and understand what makes you so special. The second workshop, Staying positive in uncertain times, will help you to build a positive mindset and give you the tools to maintain good wellbeing as you go on this 10 week journey and beyond.
WEEK 2 – 9 (BUILD YOUR SIDE HUSTLE AND BUILD YOUR WEBSITE)
Over this 7-week period, Business Launchpad, Shapeways.io & Motivez will help you to build your side hustle, build your own website, pitch for your business as well as create connections and learn from other young inspiring entrepreneurs.
Monday sessions will be facilitated by Business Launchpad and/or Motivez and will be focused on your business and employability development. Wednesday sessions will be facilitated by Shapeways.io and will be focused on digital skills development which will include the building of your own website to market your product and/or services.
WEEK 10 (PITCH EVENT & CELEBRATION EVENT)
On the final week of the programme, you will have an opportunity to pitch for up to 1K for your business. You will be thoroughly prepped for the pitch event by Business Launchpad, Shapeways.io , Motivez and 2-3 Degrees in the weeks leading up to the pitch event.
Following the pitch event, we will have a celebration event where you will showcase what you have learnt and look back on the journey you have travelled over the last 10 weeks. Prizes and giveaways will be announced too.
The Zoom link will be shared with you once you sign up via Eventbrite. You only need to sign up ONCE to receive links for the whole programme. Please look out for further information from us once you’ve signed up.
Please note that there will be filming & photography during the workshop. If you are over 18, by participating in the workshops you grant us permission to capture photo/video of you during the event. If you are under 18 we will ask for parental or guardian consent.
If you would like to have a conversation with the team to discuss the programme or ask any questions, please email Eniola at Eniola@businesslaunchpad.org.uk to book in a call.
For more tips on how to start your own business, check out our blog – Five important tips for young people wanting to start a business.