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      July 3, 2020

      Friday  11:00 AM (on various days)

      201 West Main Street
      Durham, North Carolina 27701

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      Purpose University HyperLaunch

      Launch your purpose-driven start-up in 24 hours with Dr. Derrick Drakeford and a team of purpose coaches. Derrick is the CEO of Drakeford, Scott, & Associates, LLC and launched his business 16 years ago in 1-day while on the unemployment line. Bring your smartphone, laptop, or tablet and learn how to launch a purpose-driven start-up 24- hours and do what you were born to do. This new Mobile App helps people find their purpose in life and launch a business or nonprofit in 24 hours....check out the app by searching @Purpose University" now on (IOS) and (Google Play) WRAL Article on the Purpose University App: At this event receive expert one-on-one coaching and leave with your 1) business mission statement, 2) business website, 3) employer identification number, 4) business bank e-commerce system, and 5) lean business model with price points and sales system in place. You also get one-on-one coaching by experts to help you DO your purpose in life.                                                                             Agenda 11:00am Introductions 11:05am- “Finding Your Purpose in 15 Minutes": Derrick Drakeford, Ph.D. 11:35pm- Work Individually (Step 1 Mission and Step 2 Build Website) 12:00pm-Mobile App  (Showcase your new website) 12:30pm- Work Individually (Step 3 EIN and Step 4 e-commerce) 12:50pm-  (Large group discussion of Step 5) Derrick Drakeford, Ph.D. 1:00pm-homework Finish Strong (Step 5 Lean business model) Final Message  Networking, Photobombs, Selfies, Final Exam Survey) Accelerated Course Syllabus PUR: 502 Business Start-Up  and PUR:502 Nonprofit Start-Up Step 1 Finding Your Purpose  Required Readings: Finding Your Purpose in 15 Minutes, Inclusion the Art of Story-Listening Learning Objectives: (  ) Develop a Personal Purpose Proposition statement (  ) Develop an entity mission statement (  ) Complete post-course survey ( Step 2 Your Vision and Website Required Readings: Inclusion: the Art of Story-Listening Learning Objectives (  ) Create a new or existing Gmail account for your new entity (  ) Build your free website using a template and add your mission statement (  ) Add  your backstory and self-narrative that will connect to readers (  ) Publish your 1-page website and do a little happy dance! Step 3: Get Legal Required Readings: Starting Your Business From the Unemployment Line, Fundraising for Nonprofits: What the Bible Says Learning Objectives (  ) Complete sf4 form online to obtain Employer Identification Number (EIN) at (sole proprietor or new nonprofit organization).  IRS 1 800-829-4933 Step 4: Banking Coaching (0-15 Minutes) Learning objectives (  ) Open a business bank account (  ) Connect new bank account to e-commerce (i.e. square, stripe, PayPal, Eventbrite,, CreateSpace, Lulu, etc.) (  ) Connect e-commerce weblink or embedded code to the new website as a service offering or product Step 5: Business Model Learning Objectives (  ) Complete 1-page business model (  ) Update price points, products, and services to website (  ) Create an accountability calendar to plan and track consistent work hours (  ) Complete Purpose University Final Participation Certificate Exam Survey ( (  ) To sign-up for the Purpose University Graduates private networking group email: Ongoing Learning Objectives (  ) Book a Purpose University online-coaching consultation at least once per month to serve as an accountability partner to provide great advice, networks, and follow-up homework *Nonprofit Hyperlaunch Students will also receive: a) Board of Directors Recruitment Letter, and b). State Articles of Incorporation Application Assistance (course does not include filing fees)

      Categories: Fundraising & Charity | Business & Networking | University & Alumni

      This event repeats on various days: Dec 6, Jan 3, Feb 7

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