5th
Feb

Xing Workshop

Calling all budding student entrepreneurs...

 

In an ever more competitive graduate market place, employers are looking for competency-based skills development as well as adademic excellence and Xing gives students just that!

 

 Workshop overview:

  • Business Plan Generation Game. 
  • Teams of six work together on scenarios to create a business plan. 
  • Pitch your business plan. 
  • Win a £££ cash prize.
Who should attend: students from across the five SETsquared Universities: Bath, Bristol, Exeter, Southampton and Surrey.
To register, email: enterpriseevents@surrey.ac.uk

Further info:

This interactive workshop will give you the opportunity to gain invaluable experience of writing and business plan and then pitching it to a live panel of judges, it will be broken down into the following sessions:

A business planning game:
Teams are given a business idea and must create a business plan. 

Explores business planning:
Teams given a hypothetical business idea (based on an existing business) to create a business plan which supports developing of the idea into a successful business. 

Planning process:
Teams draw cards with phrases that need to be incorporated into their plan i.e. venture capital, website etc. 

Pitching:
Teams then pitch to a panel of judges who will decide who has the most realistic plan.