Entrepreneurs

micro businesses

The Entrepeneurs Workstream

Create on the Square projects are organised into four workstreams.

The Entrepeneurs workstream includes projects that are aimed at encouraging local entrepreneurs to start and grow new businesses.

Leap of Faith Assumption (LOFA)

If Create on the Square helps to create an environment where local entrepreneurs can thrive, they will use their skills and drive to start new businesses, which will boost their income, benefiting society and Create. 


Current Projects

Last Pivot or Persevere Meeting:     28/07/18

Next Pivot or Persevere Meeting:    30/11/18

Pop Up Shops

Value Proposition

Create on the Square offers a space for entrenpenuers to display their products.


Sub-LOFA

If Create on the Square supports Pop up Shops:

  1. Entrepenuers will have a space to market and sell their products
  2. Create will receive income

Test

Every Entrenpeneurs makes at least one sale


Key Metrics

  • Entrenpeneurs sign up to display with us

Networking and Workshops

Value Proposition

A series of workshops and networking events to enable people to share knowlegde


Sub-LOFA

If Create on the Square hosts this programme:

  1. The participants will develop skills and improve knowlegde
  2. Create will receive income from tea bar sales
  3. Create will recieved membership sign ups

Test

Does Tea bar see improved sales during the new Networking Workshop Thursday


Key Metrics

  • Make more than £20 in two hours

Cheltenham Coworking Membership

Value Proposition

Cheltenham Coworking offers a membership which provides members with services.


Sub-LOFA

If Cheltenham Coworking runs this membership:

  1. Entrenpeneurs will recieve services
  2. Create will recieve income

Test

Virtual Office Service


Key Metrics

  • Do we get more than the previous 40 sign up
  • Do we make a profit based on how long it takes to organise

Pitch For Possibiltiy

Value Proposition

Create sponosors Pitch for Possibiltiy which gives funding to local social entrepeneurs


Sub-LOFA

If Create on the Square provides a community website/newsletter:

  1. Entrepneurs will receive training and funding
  2. Create will receive advertising

Test

Pitch 2018


Key Metrics

  • Amount of entrants