Tech Business MiniMBA #1: The Business Timeline - Getting the Basics Right

Event Info

Thu 30 Aug, 2012 from 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Kingston Smith
Devonshire House, 60 Goswell Road
London, EC1M 7AD, UK (Map)
Cost: Free, RSVP required


Event description

So you've had the idea, done your research and confident that you can turn it into a successful business... but what next?

At this workshop Mark Twum-Ampofo will talk you through the essentials of setting up a business, taking you along a timeline from initial conception to a successful young company. He will discuss topics such as structuring your business; dealing with the administration of running a company; taking on your first contractors and employees; dealing with VAT and other taxes; granting share options; and taking in funding.

Get the basics right from the beginning and it will leave you free to concentrate on developing your idea.

Mark Twum-Ampofo is the Technology Partner at top 20 accountancy firm Kingston Smith. If there are any particular areas that you would like Mark to cover during the presentation please feel free to send your questions to him in advance at mtwum-ampofoatkingstonsmith [dot] co [dot] uk.

Doors open at 6.00pm for a 6.30pm start, please arrive in good time so as not to disrupt the presentation. Drinks and snacks will be provided as we appreciate you'll probably have been working hard all day. If you have any questions relating to the series please contact Caroline Heron at carolineatmetamute [dot] org.

The Tech Business MiniMBA is delivered by Minibar in partnership with the ICT KTN

About the event series

The Tech Business MiniMBA series addresses common business issues in web and tech companies. Our presenters are successful entrepreneurs, CTOs, investors, accountants and lawyers, who are amongst the best in the UK’s web sector. To find out more about the series and RSVP to upcoming events please see here.


About Minibar

Minibar is London's largest tech meetup. Each month a brilliant mix of around 250 web professionals, entrepreneurs, developers, tech investors and other geeks gather at Mother in Shoreditch to chat over a few beers and listen to some short presentations on what's hot right now. To find out more about the Minibar meetups or other related events sign up now! 


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