How to Run an E-Business Without Sacrificing Your Day Job
First 15-20 minutes is for networking Sandwiches & beverages included
Hosted by the Entrepreneurs/SME Committee
Most of us love the idea of running our own company and being our own boss. However, in real life most of us have a day job where that's just not possible. Managing an online business is a flexible and powerful way to accomplish that without sacrificing your day job. For those looking to start an e-commerce site on the side, this workshop is a great place to start. Learn what it takes to develop the business model for an e-business and the technical set-up necessary to launch your own fully functional business online.
In this workshop, we will cover:
How does an E-Commerce website work?
Pre-made platforms (Shopify, etc) and their pros and cons Fundamental parts of an E-Commerce website and how they work Why aesthetics are important? Marketing with SEO / SEM & Social Media
Developing the business model
Creating a business plan (market analysis, operational plan, organization & management, products & services, marketing & sales, financial projection, funding) Time management is key Setup of managed and automated processes on a fixed schedule Building a longer term tail off to your primary job income with your E-Business revenue becoming full time
The American Chamber of Commerce in HK 1904 Bank of America Tower 12 Harcourt Road Central, Hong Kong