Listen to our video testimonals from some of our students who completed the course in 2014
This course aims to give you the knowledge, confidence and tools needed to accomplish your goals of achieving economic empowerment and business development through entrepreneurship. There has never been a better time to take control of your economic situation. The economic recession means that there are a lot of problems in the world. The art of business is solving people's problems and meeting your customers needs. Hence, there has never been a better time to start to address your economic situation and plan to run your own business.
What stopping you?
Is it time to make a change in your life and your family's life?
When it comes to your personal finances, how much do you know?
Furthermore, with the vast number of technologies and free resources available that we have at our disposal, it has never been easier to change your economic situation by making your money work for you or starting your own business.
This is an introductory course and does not assume any previous study or reading. Handouts of each lesson and a reading list will be provided. The course will be taught through illustrated lectures and discussion.This course aims to give you the knowledge, confidence and tools needed to accomplish your goals of achieving economic empowerment and business development through entrepreneurship.
Class One: What is keeping us in economic hardship
Class Two: The George Subira Model for Economic Empowerment
Class Three: Starting Your Own Business and The Importance of Marketing
Class Four: Rich Dad's Lessons for Economic Empowerment
Class Five: A Long Term Action Plan for Financial Freedom
There will be opportunities to play the Cashflow 101 game, a great for learning basic financial strategies and accounting principles. All of the classes are highly visual two hour PowerPoint presentations with practical exercises.
Duration: Every Wednesday for 5 weeks
Start Date: Wednesday 2nd November 2016
End Date: Wednesday 30th November 2016
Time: 7.00pm to 9.00pm (6pm from Week 2 to play Cashflow 101 Game)
Venue: Pimlico Academy, Lupus Street, London, SW1V 3AT. 3 minutes walk from Pimlico Tube Station (Victoria Line). Free on street parking after 6.30pm.
Course Fee: £80
Here are some comments from evaluations forms completed by past students:
"The course delegates interacted well and generated discussion. Charmaine is very approachable, open and helpful. Good to have theory and real life experiences to back up course content and references to refer to."
"Inspiring and provided focus. The environment was very welcoming and attendees were free to express their ideas and opinions and ask questions. I recommend this course and would be interested in any further advance courses by Black History Studies."
"Lots learnt that can be put into practise. I feel ready and equipped to plan my own business."
"A good overview of what the Afrikan community can achieve and what I can do to increase my financial literacy."
"The course was excellent, it gave me indepth, practical and very useful knowledge about economic empowerment and how it will benefit me and others."
"The Cashflow 101 game has helped me to realise that the rat race as a concept, can be escaped from, by working towards a preplanned dream with careful planning."
Places on these courses are limited.
Places are available on a strictly first come, first served basis and we anticipate that there will be a lot of demand for this course.
If you would like to attend this course, please contact us for an enrolment form.