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Do you have a great product idea?

Are you thinking of expanding your existing business to include physical products?

Are you starting a business for the first time?

Are you unsure of what to do first?

Join us for a day of exploration and learning at a Make It Real workshop.

O V E R V I E W

Entrepreneurs like you make a huge contribution to all our lives and bringing a new product of invention to the world or starting a product-based business requires a considerable commitment of time and resources.

We have the experience to help you understand the path forward and make knowledgeable decisions.

This class uncovers the mystery surrounding what it takes to bring a new product idea to life in a low-commitment format where you can also connect with other creative and entrepreneurial people.

It is our goal to support your learning, understanding, and growth!

At the end of each workshop you will be able to

- Identify your target market/customer- Identify your sales strategy- Identify materials and sources for your product- Understand the benefits and limitations of various manufacturing options- Estimate rough materials costs for your product- Understand the time and resource commitment of a product development process- Connect with other entrepreneurs/inventors

M E E T T H E P R E S E N T E R

Jenny Mae is the co-founder of Sewn Product Services and sewn.tech in Seattle, WA. Founded in 2009, our team is a group of soft goods product development experts.

She has worked with hundreds of entrepreneurs over the past 10 years and has identified and organized the key business components that new businesses should be aware of before diving into the technical development of a product.

Jenny Mae is thrilled to share her experiences with workshop attendees in effort to nurture and strengthen start-up enterprises so that we can all CREATE THE WORLD WE WANT TO LIVE IN.

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MAKE IT REAL: A Workshop for Entrepreneurs with Product Ideas

UPDATE: We have 4 seats left in this workshop, reserve your seat now on Eventbrite! Enrollment is $300 for the day. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/make-it-real-a-workshop-for-entrepreneurs-with-product-ideas-registration-56387581775?utm-medium=discovery&utm-campaign=social&utm-content=attendeeshare&aff=escb&utm-source=cp&utm-term=listing Do you have a great product idea? Are you thinking of expanding your existing business to include physical products? Are you starting a business for the first time? Are you unsure of what to do first? Join us for a day of exploration and learning. O V E R V I E W Entrepreneurs like you make a huge contribution to all our lives and bringing a new product of invention to the world or starting a product-based business requires a considerable commitment of time and resources. We have the experience to help you understand the path forward and make knowledgeable decisions. This class uncovers the mystery surrounding what it takes to bring a new product idea to life in a low-commitment format where you can also connect with other creative and entrepreneurial people. It is our goal to support your learning, understanding, and growth! At the end of this course you will be able to - Identify your target market/customer - Identify your sales strategy - Identify materials and sources for your product - Understand the benefits and limitations of various manufacturing options - Estimate rough materials costs for your product - Understand the time and resource commitment of a product development process - Connect with other entrepreneurs/inventors M E E T T H E P R E S E N T E R Jenny Mae is the co-founder of Sewn Product Services and sewn.tech in Seattle, WA. Founded in 2009, our team is a group of soft goods product development experts. She has worked with hundreds of entrepreneurs over the past 10 years and has identified and organized the key business components that new businesses should be aware of before diving into the technical development of a product. Jenny Mae is thrilled to share her experiences with workshop attendees in effort to nurture and strengthen start-up enterprises so that we can all CREATE THE WORLD WE WANT TO LIVE IN. S C H E D U L E: 9am Welcome and Introductions: coffee and donuts 10am: Target Market Overview and Exercise What is a target market? Myth of everyone Exercise: Customer profile 11am: Sales Strategy How will you sell your product? COGS introduction Noon-noon thirty: Break for lunch 12:30: Materials and Sourcing Fabric types Vendor Types Manufacturing Intro Intro to preliminary quantification 2pm: Product Development process 3pm: Calendars How to budget time Exercise: Create a calendar 4pm: Group Discussion 5pm: Group Closure

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