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Business Bootcamp

Do you have a business idea but are unsure of the next steps to turn your idea into an innovative and successful business? If so we have just the event for you!
Weather your business is just an idea or you are ready to test the concept attending business bootcamp will give you the opportunity to turn the idea of running your own business into a reality.
The University of Salford’s Business Bootcamp is a two day intensive training and development programme, designed through a series of interactive workshops to take you on the journey to business star up. 

When: dates for 2017/18

Business Bootcamp - Monday 20th & Tuesday 21st November 2017
Business Bootcamp - Tuesday 30th & Wednesday 31st January 2018
Business Bootcamp - Tuesday 13th & Wednesday 14th March 2018
Art of Freelancing - Tuesday 29th & Wednesday 30th May 2018


Throughout the two days you will discover the key elements of successfully starting and running your own business. These include understanding:

  • Business Structures
  • Pricing and Financial Management
  • Inspirational speakers
  • Business Planning
  • How to Pitch 
Example Agenda – Day One 
9am - 9.30am - Arrival and registration
9.30am - 9.50am - Ice breaker
9.50am - 10.30am - Pitch It Right Challenge
10.30am - 10.45am - Break
10.45am - 12.45pm - Ideas Generation
12.45pm - 1.45pm – Lunch
1.45pm - 3.15pm - Knowing your customer
3.15pm - 4pm - Reflective discussion and close
Example Agenda – Day One
9am - 9.15am - Arrival and registration
9.15am - 9.30am - Ice Breaker
9.30am - 10.30am - Business Planning
10.30am - 10.45am – Break
10.45am - 11.15am - Business Model Canvas
11.15am - 12.15pm - Learn to Pitch
12.15pm - 1.15pm – Lunch
1.15pm - 2.15pm - Pitch Perfect
2.15pm - 3.15pm - Q & A - Business Start Up Panel
3.15pm - 4pm - Reflective discussion and certificates!

How to apply

Applications will become available one month before the bootcamp takes place, places are limited and participants need to attend both days. If you have any questions or would like to express your interest please contact The Enterprise Team at