Master entrepreneurial skills for success in 60 minutes
What is Lunch & Learn?
Lunch & Learn is our brand new series of bitesize sessions designed to help you take time away from the classroom, expand your thinking and learn new entrepreneurial skills.
Over these lunchtime sessions, we’ll equip you with the tools, knowledge, confidence and momentum to turn your ideas into a viable business, and apply these skills to your career and beyond.
What will I learn?
How to develop an enterprising mindset and put it into practice.
Can I pick and choose?
Each session can be attended separately or together as a series.
What’s the cost?
If you’re a London Met student or graduate it’s free to take part!!
Join a Lunch & Learn session
Whether online or in-person it’s easy to take part in Lunch & Learn. Pick from our menu of upcoming sessions below
5 October 2022 1-2pm
An entrepreneurial mindset can help you start a side hustle, lead innovative ventures in your career and become a better problem solver. Join this session to gain a deeper understanding of your own mindset, and techniques you can use to take your next steps!
Personal branding can help you control your narrative, make positive first impressions and stand out from the crowd! In this session you’ll use a personal brand map to consider your goals, network and strengths, and ways to grow and enhance your brand and professional visibility.
Storytelling is a powerful tool. Whether trying to raise investment, or simply introduce yourself at a networking event, an engaging pitch is essential to achieve your goals. This session will introduce you to the art of pitching; by exploring content, structure and delivery.
In modern workplaces, collaboration, teamwork, problem solving, creative thinking and flexibility are some of the most valued skills; and all part of design thinking! In this session you’ll be given a specific design challenge to solve within 60 minutes. We will dive into the design thinking process to explore empathy, collaborative ideation, prototyping and customer interviewing.
Got an idea for a new enterprise? Maybe a hobby, a side hustle or you want to go self employed in your current role and be your own boss? This session will introduce you to the different aspects of starting your own business and going self employed. You will also hear about the ways in which Accelerator can support you as a London Met student or graduate.
A social enterprise is a business that pursues a double mission: to grow revenue and to have a social impact. These businesses are driven by a social/environmental mission and reinvest profits into creating positive social change. In this session you will learn how to set up a social enterprise and gain a deeper understanding of the motivations behind them.
Absolutely! Lunch and Learn is all about learning entrepreneurial and business skills that can help you develop personally and professionally, whether you want to start a business, or not! And lets face it, not everyone wants to be an entrepreneur, but all of us want to pursue our passions!
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