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PLATFORM ONE VIRTUAL SERVICES, are pleased to launch this inspiring new course, exclusively on the UDEMY platform.
Updated October 2015.
We create unique, inspiring courses that we would love to share with you. Our learning materials are not available elsewhere and our staff believe in the power of great learning opportunities. We create courses that challenge and open new directions.
This course has already attracted over 800 students. on Udemy we have over 2000, unique students.
So if you are seeking new opportunities, new challenges or just wish to run your own show, lets get started.
This short course takes you through the inception to mobilisation phase of opening your own business, with lots of tips and guidance along the way.
We know change can be daunting so we include all of the information you need to get started.
Lynda our course presenter has extensive experience in working for both blue chip companies as well as public services within the UK. Lynda has provided training and support for lean start ups and social enterprises since 2001.
Lynda is part of our team at Platform One Virtual Services, a leading UK, training and communication company,
We include a project plan for you to follow to support you in growing your confidence along the way. We show you all of the steps needed to get started and cover all of the practicalities and choices available.
Each film takes you one step further on your entrepreneurial path. This course will take you over an hour to complete, with ongoing assignements to embed the learning.
This course provides generic content so whether you wish to start selling goat wool jumpers in Japan or fine china in the USA, you will find this course relevant to you.
Everyone has to start somewhere and we are delighted to be launching this course on the Udemy Platform to reach potential students all over the world.
We take you through the essential steps to becoming a great leader and finding work that challenges and inspires. We cover business planning, strategy and business modelling so there are no more excuses about getting going in a new inspirational direction.
Work with us and find the work you love to do
Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.
Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.
Certificate of completion.
|Section 1: Welcome and how to contact us|
Welcome-Introductions and content coveredPreview
Lets get started, naming, branding and finding free resources to create promotional materials.
Making the most of your Udemy Experience
Your own Learning Log
How much money will you make?
|Section 2: First Steps,branding, naming and developing an on line prescence|
|Quiz 2||1 question|
DO WE NEED A MASTERS IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION?
Some ideas to help you set your goals in 2016
Part Two- Developing an online presence, created social media strategy
|Quiz 3||1 question|
traditional and digital marketing
You have to choose only one social media advert and stick to it
|Section 3: Next steps, practicalities, launch and final decisions|
Part Three-Practicalities and Launch strategy decisionsPreview
Part Four final decisions, my USP, Strategy and message
Getting started in Business Planning
|Quiz 5||1 question|
Who do we share our strategy with?
|Section 4: What great Leaders know-Thinking strategically|
Leadership thinking-The four things all leaders know
Leadership thinking-Seeing the bigger picture
Leadership thinking- Building teamsPreview
How to manage chaos and complexity
|Section 5: What great Leaders know-Thinking laterally|
Testing your lateral thinking skills
|Section 6: Bonus Lecture-Final Quizzes|
Bonus lecture, coupons and other free resources
|Quiz 6||1 question|
strong clear messages work
|Quiz 7||1 question|
Is a hard launch the same as a soft launch?
|Quiz 8||1 question|
Affiliate online and offline
Platform One Virtual Services have been creating unique training and learning packages since 1997.
Our trainers have the in house expertise learnt from the many thousands of participants that we have trained in the UK.
We are unique in creating our own content and are keen to share our expertise with others.
Our standards courses include customer service, leadership, NLP and communications, managing teams, women in leadership, developing your personal brand, campaigning and communication..................
Our trainers all have academic qualifications in training as well as recommendations from the hundreds of clients we have worked with over the past years.
We re looking forward to working on the Udemy Platform as our on-line experience in creating Moocs, has been extremely positive.
We believe in using a wide variety of learning tools and are always committed to updating and refreshing our on-line courses.
We are starting our Udemy adventure with a brand new course dedicated to supporting students to build their own training company.
Our approach to learning is to gather the very best global content, check on the evidence, add in the magic sauce that creates an inspiring learning experience, test it all out with the most sceptical people you can find and VOILA, you have a new Platform One Virtual Services, course.
We believe in working with the very best and our colleagues include some of the best artists, voice over specialists, film editors and authors in their field; our work is always a joint enterprise and we hope you enjoy the result and keep in touch either through our Udemy e mails or in the discussion board included within the course.
We look forward to working with you to develop your business or career!