Amazing businesses don't happen by accident and even a
unique concept is rarely enough on its own. Learn how your business
can get ahead, spot opportunities to accelerate growth, and get
hold of finance to resource that growth at the Smarta 100
Academy event, 'Plotting success - how to create the ultimate
This free event is the first in a series for the Smarta 100
Academy, together with O2. The Academy events will provide support
and guidance to start-ups and small businesses, including
those entering the Smarta 100, together with O2. Smarta 100 is a
one-of-a-kind business competition for small businesses with a top
prize of £10,000.
Hosted by Smarta founder Shaa Wasmund, the evening will also
feature Mike Soutar, founder of Shortlist Media; Rainbow Hart,
founder of Splats and previous Smarta 100 winner; Luke Hakes from
Octopus Investments; and Alan Gleeson, the general manager of Palo
"I'm very much looking forward to a discussion about how you can
produce a winning business plan," says Gleeson. "In times of
uncertainty this is more important than ever before for small
This event is perfect for those looking to launch their idea or
who want to take their business to the next level. 'Plotting
success' will provide you with a fireproof plan for exceptional
growth that will be equally valuable for presenting to investors
and for charting your own progress.
"Getting your business plan right is an essential step towards
turning your idea into a brilliant business," says Wasmund.
"Whether you are looking for investment or just want to keep track
of your progress, this Smarta 100 Academy event will be the perfect
opportunity for you to learn from entrepreneurs who have already
mastered the art of creating a killer business plan."
The event will take place on 25 June,
6.30pm-10pm at One Alfred Place in London. For more
information and to register, click here.
If you've not yet entered your business into the Smarta 100, click here for everything
you need to know.