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The Young Entrepreneur Summer Experience Live Online

Ages 15-18 Live Online

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Overview

The Young Entrepreneur Summer Experience Live Online gives students aged 15-18 a 360-degree work experience in entrepreneurship, from the comfort of their own home. Over the course of 5 days, you will be working with top entrepreneurs 'live online' via our state-of-the-art interactive platform.

You will experience the real-life work of an entrepreneur, with opportunities to work alongside CEOs to create your own multi-million dollar business plan through engaging coaching sessions on: strategy, sales, marketing, technology and finance. You will also be coached in some key entrepreneurial skills: leadership, negotiation and public speaking. The internship will culminate in you pitching your business plan to top Venture Capitalist investors. Following your pitches, you will be given the opportunity to take control of your own professional development with an immersive full day experience on career coaching supporting you to build skills in networking, communication skills and planning your next steps. 

You will also have the opportunity to network with our entrepreneurs and ask them all your burning questions.

Join us for a truly unique experience that will serve as an outstanding differentiator on your university and job applications and set you up for a future as a successful entrepreneur. 

Highlights

Immersive Experiences in Entrepreneurship:

  • Design a business strategy to create a multi-million dollar company, with coaching and feedback from top entrepreneurs
  • Create the perfect Sales, Marketing, Technology and Finance strategies
  • Pitch the idea to real-life Venture Capital investors and get live feedback
  • Coaching on key entrepreneurial skills: Leadership, Negotiation, Networking, Public Speaking and more

    Meet Successful Entrepreneurs from a Variety of Backgrounds:

    • Be coached through the immersive experiences with executives from a variety of business backgrounds
    • Private virtual networking/panel sessions with these professionals, who can be-come vital connections for your future career

      Comprehensive Career Coaching:

      • Training on how you can become a top entrepreneur, starting now: A-level/IB, university and degree choices; extra-curricular activities; work experience; net-working
      • Personalised development plan: create a personalised development plan based on the advice you are given, which identifies your strengths and weaknesses and shows you which areas you need to develop further

      Competitive Advantage In Your University Applications:

      • Attending the internship demonstrates that you’ve gained key skills such as leadership, negotiation, networking and public speaking, which are highly valued by top universities
      • Complete the online assessment after the programme and receive a personalised certificate to include in your UCAS/College applications

      DAY 1: BUILDING THE BRAND

      DAY 2: THE ENTREPRENEUR'S CHALLENGE (PART I)

      DAY 3: THE ENTREPRENEUR'S CHALLENGE (PART II)

      DAY 4: DELIVERING YOUR PITCH

      DAY 5: PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT DAY

      DAY 1: BUILDING THE BRAND

      11.00amThe World of an Entrepreneur

      - Your role in the internship
      - The star players: CEOs, Founders and more
      - The winning mentality
      - The hype versus the reality

      11.30amThe Knowledge (Part I): Building a Global Super Brand

      - Coaching from top entrepreneurs on the key aspects of building your own successful business
      - Strategy
      - Sales and Marketing

      1.00pmLunch Break

      1.45pmThe Business Plan (Part I): Strategy, Sales and Marketing

      - The creation process begins. You will have bespoke coaching with business leaders from the following backgrounds to get their help with the first part of your business plan:
      - Strategy
      - Sales and Marketing

      3.30pmThe Skills (Part I): Leadership

      - understand the type of leader you are
      - recruiting your dream team
      - motivating your team to success

      4.30pmClose

      *exact programme format subject to change without notice.

      DAY 2: THE ENTREPRENEUR'S CHALLENGE (PART I)

      11.00amThe Knowledge (Part II): Building a Global Super Brand

      - Coaching from top entrepreneurs on the key aspects of building your own successful business
      - Finance
      - Technology

      12.30pmLunch Break

      1.30pmThe Business Plan (Part II)

      - The dream continues. You will have private coaching with business leaders from the following backgrounds to get their help with the second part of your business plan:
      - Finance
      - Technology

      3.30pmThe Skills (Part II): Negotiation

      - understand how successful entrepreneurs negotiate the best deals
      - come face to face with a thrilling negotiation simulation and see if you can beat the best

      4.30pmClose

      *exact programme format subject to change without notice.

      DAY 3: THE ENTREPRENEUR'S CHALLENGE (PART II)

      11.00amFunding Your Start-Up

      - understand the ways you can get your business off the ground
      - practice the art of negotiating funding with an expert

      12.30pmLunch Break

      1.30pmInvestor Pitch Preparation

      - Coaching on everything you need to know to deliver a powerful pitch to investors
      - Public speaking coaching
      - Preparation for tomorrow's big pitch
      - put the finishing touches to your new business

      4.30pmClose

      *exact programme format subject to change without notice.

      DAY 4: DELIVERING YOUR PITCH

      11.00amInvestor Pitch Presentation

      - Pitch your business plan to venture capital investors and convince them of your plans
      - Receive personalised feedback on all aspects of your plan
      - Winning team and prizes to be announced

      1.30pmLunch Break

      2.30pmCareer Coaching and Panel Q&A

      - How to start a business
      - Routes into entrepreneurship
      - Planning for ‘start-up’ life
      - Panel of successful entrepreneurs
      - Top professionals to answer your questions
      - Receive personal advice
      - Inspirational stories
      - Guidance from those on the inside

      4.30pmClose

      *exact programme format subject to change without notice.

      DAY 5: PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT DAY

      10.30amEntering Entrepreneurship

      - The steps you need to become a top entrepreneur

      11.00amBecoming an Innovator

      - Discover the art of forming ideas, developing strategies as well as creating and implementing a vision

      12.00pmOwning the Room

      - Preparing for important meetings; style; body language; understanding what you are really being asked; answering difficult questions and more
      - Interactive exercises for you to participate in to help you excel when selling your business and yourself
      - Enter the world of networking and discover how to build a series of impactful connections that will help you further your career

      1.00pmNetworking

      - Enter the world of networking and discover how to build a series of impactful connections that will help you further your career

      2.00pmLunch Break

      3.00pmYour Next Steps

      - An interactive afternoon showing you the perfect CV for a future entrepreneur
      - Examples of how you can gain all the key skills through extra-curricular activities, and how to make the most of them
      - Complete your personal development plan on the basis of this advice, creating a tangible, personalised playbook to achieve your own entrepreneurial dreams

      5.00pmClose

      Fees, Eligibility and Options

      This programme is for students aged 15-18. No prior knowledge or experience is required; our professionals will give you all the training you need. There is no application process, and you can secure your place simply by clicking “Register Now”. We operate on a first-come first-served basis so encourage you to register as soon as possible.

      The Live Online Internship will take place 31st July - 4th August 2021.

      Places are highly limited. The only way to guarantee your place is to click 'Register Now' and enter your details.

      In select circumstances, we can offer payment by instalments, which requires a 50% deposit. To speak to a Student Experience Manager about your personal circumstances please click here OR email us at info@investin.org OR call us on +44 (0) 203 488 5089.

      Summer Experience Type 'Live Online' Internship
      Length Days 1-5
      Design an outstanding business strategy to create a multi-billion dollar company, with coaching and feedback from top entrepreneurs
      Pitch your ideas to venture capital investors
      Personalised career coaching session: receive a dynamic, personalised development plan to reach the height of your career ambitions.
      Internship
      £595
      Venues, Dates & Locations

      Live Online

      In-Person

      31st July - 4th August 2021

      11am - 4:30pm (UK time)

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      Online

      31st July - 4th August 2021

      11am - 4:30pm (UK time)

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      AmbitionX

      As part of your booking, you will receive 12 months’ access to our state-of-the-art tech platform, AmbitionX. Here you will find all of your programme materials and complete post-programme assessments to gain coveted ‘experience points’ to demonstrate your levels of professional development. You will also be able to access any of InvestIN’s Live Online weekend and evening programmes through AmbitionX at no extra cost. Your AmbitionX membership will be free for one year and after that will be charged at £165/annum; you may cancel any time before renewal.

      COVID-19 Group

      This programme will be delivered ‘Live Online’, so is not affected at all by any Covid-19 restrictions.

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