Amersfoort – February 7, 2018
I look back with great pleasure to the Entrepreneurship Workshop that I gave at the the Atrium in Amersfoort. The case that I had prepared for the students was: ‘My own e-commerce fashion company.’ Eight groups of four students competed to make the best pitch. This consisted of presenting the business plan in English and an outline of the website.
As an introduction I asked the following five questions:
In order to be 100% certain that I could answer my own questions (2 to 4) correctly, I first rang the Chamber of Commerce myself.
The workshop consisted of working through the following case:
Choose an unique name for your e-commerce fashion company and choose an original slogan
Make your business plan:
Just as in the real world, the whole process involved listening properly to each other, understanding each other, cooperating, making decisions and implementing them jointly. The presence of foreign students from an exchange scheme made this workshop extra challenging.
I would like to thank the Atrium for making it possible for students aged between 15 and 18 to get a concrete feel for entrepreneurship. I must of course also compliment the students. They did their absolute best and came up with some original results!