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Business plans and Pitching with The 5-9 Club

1st March 2022, 17:00 - 21:00
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Welcome to the Freelance Heroes 5-9 Club Week #8.

Session #1 will walk you through the 9 main building blocks of any business model, to pull together all the elements covered across the 5 to 9 Club course, and to help you to visualise your business to communicate it better to your customers, team, partners and investors. You will also learn how to translate this model into a business plan.

Session #2 will enable you to develop an awesome pitch in a few practical contexts with an easy to follow step by step guide, so you can walk into opportunities prepared, and with confidence.

This weeks Freelancer Story session welcomes Creative Director, Claire Harrison.


Welcome & Check-ins

Session #1 – Business Model Canvas with Lesley Williams

Break Time

Freelancer Story with Claire Harrison

Session #2 – How to Pitch your business with Lesley Williams

Check-out and session closing

About the Speakers

Lesley WIlliams

Lesley’s mission is to take Welsh ICE and the 5-9 Club across the South Wales Valleys, with the vision of providing quality business support and role models from the ICE community, to ultimately encourage and support more startups and create new business owners in the South Wales.

Claire Harrison

Claire is a graphic designer with 20+ years experience and have been running her design company West9 Design since 2019.

At West9 Design, Claire works with small businesses, higher education institutes, charities and not-for-profits on their branding and other graphic design needs. Claire approaches new work with enthusiasm and is passionate about creating collaboratively with clients.


Run in partnership with The 5-9 Club, Get your new freelance business off to the best start with our 8-week course and Freelance Heroes Membership all in one!

Taught by industry experts alongside like-minded people in a supportive and fun environment. Make your Freelance Business dreams a reality.


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  • Date
    1st March 2022, 17:00 - 21:00
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    Freelance Heroes