Starting an Online Retail Business

Starting an Online Retail Business short course at LCF

Starting an Online Retail Business

Paul McGregor, course leader

Paul McGregor, course leader

Starting an Online Retail Business

Starting an Online Retail Business

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Fashion Business Creation

As online retailers in the clothing sector continue to enjoy growth, now is a great time for small businesses to develop an online presence.  This online fashion retail course will be an opportunity to understand the benefits of online selling and will offer an insight into what to expect when using the internet to sell or market your product...

Taught by: Tutor to be confirmed, Paul McGregor.

Description

As online retailers in the clothing sector continue to enjoy growth, now is a great time for small businesses to develop an online presence.  This online fashion retail course will be an opportunity to understand the benefits of online selling and will offer an insight into what to expect when using the internet to sell or market your product. It will explore new channels of communication which are impacting businesses now, as well as looking at future developments.   

The course includes:

  • Online retail: the benefits and what to consider
  • Online retailer: case study – looking in depth at a retailer 
  • Practical tips: what does it cost and where do you start
  • Social media: how to take advantage of social networking to engage customers 
  • Future of internet retailing what should small businesses be thinking about in the next two years 
  • Optimisation and conversion: how to drive traffic to your site and convert visitors into buyers   

Level:

Beginners. This course will be suitable for those who already have, or are looking to start a small business.


Booking:

Your course place is confirmed once you have booked online or via the phone using a credit or debit card. There is no deadline for booking. Places are offered on a first come, first served basis, and all courses have a maximum number of students. We suggest you book early to avoid disappointment.


Tutor information

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Paul McGregor fronts various successful online businesses, most recently Mens Fashion Magazine. Having being highlighted as an up and coming force in the menswear industry, Paul has been featured and interviewed by a variety of brands and publications including GQ, Vogue, Reiss, French Connection, River Island, Burton plus more. Paul takes a personal approach to every lesson, and consistently offers advice to students after courses have finished.




Materials

In order to fully participate in the practical exercises please bring the following materials/equipment to the first class:

  • Notepad and pen
  • A laptop (beneficial but not essential)

Details for booking

DateDay of WeekTimeDurationCostStatusLocationAction
18/02/2017 - 19/02/2017Saturday & Sunday10:00 - 17:002 Days£295Available John Prince's St - W1G Add to Basket
12/04/2017 - 13/04/2017Wednesday & Thursday10:00 - 17:002 Days£295Available High Holborn - WC1V Add to Basket
03/06/2017 - 04/06/2017Saturday - Sunday10:00 - 17:002 Days£325Available High Holborn - WC1V Add to Basket
27/07/2017 - 28/07/2017Thursday - Friday10:00 - 17:002 Days£325Available High Holborn - WC1V Add to Basket