The Business of Fashion Masterclasses

The Business of Fashion Masterclasses

The Business of Fashion Masterclasses
Thursday 09 Nov 2017
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The Business of Fashion Masterclasses


Time: 10:30am - 4:30pm


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The last David Jones Fashion Masterclasses in UK will be held in November!

 

We regret that after 25 years of delivering this exceptional training programme, David has announced his retirement at the end of the year.

The Portobello Business Centre has been proud to have been the only British organisation that has had the pleasure of promoting this exciting series of masterclasses for all if its duration.

Past attendees who have benefitted from this fashion training programme have included Preen, Karen Millen, Eley Kishimoto, Matthew Williamson, Orlebar Brown and so many more.

This will be your very last opportunity to gain from this renowned experience, which has been recognised by so many for it’s quality, excellence and expertise.

Final places are very limited so booking will be handled on a first come first served basis.

This renowned event has made a major contribution in launching many of today's successful British Designers over the past twenty years and is recognised both for its quality and excellence. Taught by experienced professionals with a history of working within the industry it is a most essential requirement for those with passion, commitment, drive and energy.

A one to one individual mentoring session of up to one hour with David Jones is included in the price on completion of 4 MASTERCLASSES. Places are limited please book early.

 

MASTERCLASS 1 – 9th November 2017                                          

10.30 – 1.00                                                                                   

Self Marketing Techniques                                                            

Product Planning                                                                           

Building a Collection                                                                      

Product Costing                                                                            

Manufacturing Techniques

Product Focus

2.00 – 4.30                                                                                     

Meeting Buyers                                                                            

Product Launches                                                                         

Direct Marketing                                                                            

Customer Care & Loyalty

 

MASTERCLASS 2 – 14th November 2017

10.30 – 1.00

Managing Overheads

Setting and Monitoring Targets

Market Research

Presenting to a Bank

2.00 – 4.30

Effective People Management

Delegation Skills

Motivational Skills

 

MASTERCLASS 3 - 16th November 2017                                         

10.30 – 1.00                                                                                   

Time stress and Crisis Manangement                                           

Time Balancing                                                                              

Stress Indicators                                                                           

2.00 – 4.30                                                                                     

Making an Impact                                                                         

First Impressions                                                                            

Trade Exhibitions                            

                                              

 MASTERCLASS 4 – 21st November 2017

 10.30 – 1.00

Merchandise Techniques

The Marketing Mix

Targeting Customers

2.00 – 4.30

The Opportunities and Dangers for Small

Business Course Overview

Identifying Future Needs

 

For further info contact us on 020 7460 5050 or book online now

 

What past attendees have said about the course:

"Comprehensive,  informative, and inspiring. David had a wealth of knowledge and experience. I only wish the course was longer. I particularly liked the interactive part sand wished there were more of those. However I very much look forward to our one to one. I would recommend this course to anyone looking to work in fashion, starting your business or not. Very worthwhile." Susanna Wen

"David is an astute individual who has a wealth of industry knowledge to share with his students/clients. Perhaps what I admire the most is his integrity and I genuinely believe forward his guidance through the one to one sessions will be invaluable to help start and monitor the successful growth of my business. Thank you for your time." Amrit Brar

"This has been a really fantastic course. David Jones lectures in a manner that is engaging and inclusive. The knowledge gained from him over the last few days will prove pivotal in any future business of mine. I wish the course was still 15days as I am eager for more. I have never been on a course that is so rounded in content about the whole business. Thank you, David Jones."   Amanda Hogan

"I really enjoyed these classes with Mr Jones, his experience in the Fashion Industry. He pointed out the things we should look for, to avoid and also he told us a lot about confidence which I personally needed." Vladimira Ondruskova

"This is the 3rd course with PBC, after the Introduction to Enterprise and Business Start Up Course and I’m definitely feeling more empowered and ready for the journey ahead." Olga Bagautdinova

"David is a captivation and inspiring course leader.  I really enjoyed his advice, his anecdotes.  I would definitely recommend this course to others"  Celeste

"This has been a really fantastic course. David Jones lectures in a manner that is engaging and inclusive. The knowledge gained from him over the last few days will prove pivotal in any future business of mine."

"I wish the course was still 15days as I am eager for more. I have never been on a course that is so rounded in content about the whole business. Thank you, David Jones." 

"I appreciate the fact that David has real fashion knowledge and experience in the fashion industry.  He's great!!  It's also great to be taught a specific area in business rather than just general knowledge and facts"  Patricia 

“The course was very interesting and inspirational my hand was aching from all the writing I would definitely recommend to others.” Natalie

“I really enjoyed David's course, it's very helpful and straight to the point"  Lilia

“Having the days spread out was really helpful in building relationships with the other students I would definitely recommend this approach again, I am really looking forward to my one-one.” Attenborough

"I learned more than I had ever imagined.  David Joes was fantastic, highly knowledgeable and his years of experience and know how makes this course and its cost such a fantastic achievement."  Divinia Fleary

"I would have another longer course with this instructor, he's one of the best I've had" Jacueline Jung

"Fantastic course, practical, engaging and upbeat.  David is business savvy and pragmatic, his expereience and strategic approach will be invaluable to anyone wanting to start a fashion business."  Elsa Garagnon

Here are some of the start-up journeys of previous attendees:

http://www.pbc.co.uk/success-stories/eight-hour-studio/

http://www.pbc.co.uk/success-stories/ethical-collection-london/

http://www.pbc.co.uk/success-stories/nui-ami/

Follow David Jones:

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/david-jones-frsa-fcfi-ffcde-fcmi-838ba11/

Facebook: www.facebook.com/DJonesFashionConsultancy/

Website: https://davidjonesfashionconsultancy.com/

 

Refund Policy

Please note – once confirmed, 7 days notice is required for a part-refund or transfer to another course if available.  No refunds, transfers or date changes will be made within 7 days of the course start date.  A £5 admin fee has been charged and is non-refundable.