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Tuesday 21st Sep 2021

Amazon Bootcamp: Growing a sustainable business

Amazon Bootcamp: Growing a sustainable business

Date:Tuesday 21st Sep 2021
Time:07:50 - 11:30

Amazon Bootcamp: Growing a sustainable business

Join a bootcamp with free education to hear how you could grow a sustainable business.

During this one-day bootcamp, benefit from sessions on how to think sustainably, sustainable logistics for your business, sustainable packaging options and how to communicate sustainable messages in your marketing strategy. You'll benefit from advice from a dedicated group of experts and advisers.

We're delighted to have representatives of the UK Government's 'Together for our Planet' campaign joining the bootcamp to talk about the Race to Zero and Andrew Griffith MP, the Government's Net Zero Business Champion to welcome attendees.

The Amazon Small Business Accelerator Bootcamp is free to join but does require a commitment of 3.5 hours of learning time (9am to 12.30pm BST) on Tuesday 21 September.


08.50am: Welcome to the bootcamp from Andrew Griffith MP, Government’s Net Zero Business Champion

09.00am: How to think sustainably with Veronica Broomes, UK Business Coach.

09.30am: Sustainable logistics for your business with Gavin Lendon, founder of Sustainology UK.

10.00am: Sustainable packaging options with the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

10.30am: Session on Race to Zero with the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

11.00am: Session on Amazons Climate Pledge Friendly

11.30am: Meet the sustainable entrepreneur

12.00pm: Telling sustainable stories: How to communicate sustainability in your marketing by Tim Elliot, founder of The Spill Teem.

What is the Amazon Small Business Accelerator? Read the FAQs to learn more and sign up to attend today.

The Amazon Small Business Accelerator is a programme designed to help people Start, Grow or Turbo-charge their business depending on their needs with access to e-learning, bootcamp trainings to help people get trading online quickly, as well as events, tools and services. Developed by Enterprise Nation and Amazon, we want to support every type of business, from start-ups to scale-ups and established small businesses looking for easy-to-access training and tools to help them succeed in the digital world.

What are the bootcamps? The bootcamps are live events with intensive training. Attendees will benefit from hearing multiple talks across the bootcamp with free education on growing a product business. Attendees can ask questions in the chat box throughout the sessions.

How do I join? Simply fill in the registration form on Eventbrite. You will then receive an automatic email from GoToWebinar with the link to access the event. The event will run from 9am – 12.30pm BST on Tuesday 21 September. If you don't receive the link within two hours of signing up via Eventbrite, please let us know by emailing (Please note, it may be in your junk folder).

How much will it cost? The education you will receive in the bootcamp is completely free. If you wish to follow our recommendation of setting up an Amazon Account to grow your online presence, there is a £25 + VAT monthly fee for being on the professional selling plan.

Who can join? The bootcamps are designed for existing small and medium businesses to help them build an online presence and start exporting.

What are the benefits of attending? Firstly, you will get 3.5 hours of free training and support on how to get online, and how to export from a range of experts. You will get ongoing access to a network of trainers and advisers who can continue to help you on your business journey.

Where can I find more information about Amazon and selling on Amazon? You can find information about selling on Amazon here.

What do I do next? Simply fill in the registration form and you will receive the GoToWebinar link to join on Tuesday 21 September.