Stage 1 / Thinking of Setting Up a Fashion Business
WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR?
This workshop is aimed at those with an idea for a fashion business and want feedback on their idea and advise on where to start.
WHAT WILL I LEARN?
If you want to set up your own fashion business and produce designs under your own label this intensive course will cover all the basics and set you on the right path.
It will cover:
- An overview of the fashion industry and the levels of the fashion market
- Business start-up and planning
- Defining your product or service
- How to research the market
- How to research your target customers
- How to identify the competition.
- Building a brand
This workshop will give you the information you need to go away and research your business concept, your product and your customer and the competition. You will be given valuable personal feedback and guidance on the viability of your business idea to enable you to go forward and to take the first steps to get the business off the ground.
HOW MUCH EXPERIENCE DO I ALREADY NEED?
You don’t need any prior experience to join this course but you should have an idea for a fashion business that you would like to explore.
WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING?
You can bring a note book and pen and if you have done any research into a business idea, the product or customer then you can bring it along.
WHAT COURSE WOULD YOU RECOMMEND AFTER THIS ONE?
Once you have done this you may wish to come back for our longer course where you can use your research in practical sessions to put together a business plan to get your business up and running in our Intermediate – How to Set up and Run a Fashion Business.