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Get inspired It’s time to find out what makes you tick. Getting inspired in the YouTube age is easy – inspiration is everywhere. Whether it’s people, places, things, or actions that inspire you, today we’ll look at a bit of everything. Come on, let’s get started.

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  • Get inspired Its time to find out what makes you tick. Getting inspired in the YouTube age is easy inspiration is everywhere. Whether its people, places, things, or actions that inspire you, today well look at a bit of everything.

    Come on, lets get started.

  • Get inspired by travel A big aspect of Corkscrew is travel. Everyone loves travel. And during this program, biggest thing that we

    want you to walk away with is the confidence to try something that you really want to do.

    3 guys, 44 days, 11 countries, 18 flights, 38 thousand miles, an

    exploding volcano, 2 cameras and

    almost a terabyte of footage = a

    trip of a lifetime..

    Move By Rick Mereki 1

  • Its an important question. Inspirations drive you forward and keep you on track.They say inspiration wears off, but so do showers. Thats why theyre recommended daily!

    Travel can be an eye opening experience.

    Places Were big on quotes, heres a favourite: I hate studying, but I love learning

    Quotes For many people, people are at the heart of everything they do.

    People

    New robots, advances in healthcare and the latest entertainment systems.

    Inventions One of the best answers weve heard. Courage and bravery are simply inspiring.

    Courage What do you do in your spare time? Hobbies and interests can be a big source.

    Interests

    What inspires you?

  • Get inspired by people People are simply awesome. The people in these videos are definitely a good thing to be inspired by.

    What could you achieve if you dedicated your time to something?

    People Are Awesome. 90 minutes of super humans, extreme sports,

    adrenaline rush, exotic places and

    house music.

    People are awesome 1

  • Get inspired by people People are simply awesome. The people in these videos are definitely a good thing to be inspired by.

    What could you achieve if you dedicated your time to something?

    People Are Awesome. 90 minutes of super humans, extreme sports,

    adrenaline rush, exotic places and

    house music.

    People are awesome 1

    Andrew Willis built a skate park in East London using reclaimed

    materials left over from the

    Olympic Games, creating a lasting

    legacy for the local community of

    Hackney Wick.

    Andrew Willis, Skate Park Engineer

    2

  • Get inspired by Start-ups Theres a lot of really inspiring businesses popping up everywhere, some are even run by quite young

    people. Its amazing what people can achieve at a young age.

    A teenager from London uses the web to turn his hobby into a media

    empire. This film tracks the rise of

    Jamal Edwards and the emergence

    of SB.TV as one of the UK's leading

    youth broadcasters.

    Google chrome: Jamal Edwards

    1

  • Get inspired by Start-ups Theres a lot of really inspiring businesses popping up everywhere, some are even run by quite young

    people. Its amazing what people can achieve at a young age.

    A teenager from London uses the web to turn his hobby into a media

    empire. This film tracks the rise of

    Jamal Edwards and the emergence

    of SB.TV as one of the UK's leading

    youth broadcasters.

    Google chrome: Jamal Edwards

    1

    Founder of Superjam, a hugely successful jam making business

    that supplies over 2,000

    supermarkets.

    Fraser Doherty, CEO SuperJam 2

  • We want to show you that you are skilled and creative enough to make something amazing happen

    Your journey with Corkscrew wont always be easy, but it will be worthwhile. We want to show you just what you can achieve if you set your mind to it. This program is all about developing your confidence, skills and initiative, but above all we

    want to inspire you to make something!

  • Think about what youre good at. Your business idea will usually come from what you already know about!

    Think about your skills and hobbies 1

    What do you care about? Are there any issues that feel strongly about? Are you involved in any volunteer work?

    What are you passionate about? 2

    Keep looking at the world around you and think about any problems you could solve or things that you like.

    Actively think about opportunities 3

    You will be developing Your own Business idea Over the following four weeks you will be developing your own business idea with us.

    Dont panic! You will be working closely with Neil and Tom throughout the program. They can help you find an idea youd like to develop as well as your fellow participants!

    Keep a record of any inspirations you have as you go through the program - it will help in our 1to1 sessions.

    Keep a record as you go 4

  • Magpie things you like Magpieing is taking things you like and using them. Mix and match things together and create

    something that looks good and sounds good. Your idea will build quickly!

  • Eureka! You are launching an exciting new product and you are here to pitch it!

    Each card contains a word. You will create your new product by combining 2 of these words together (e.g. Wax + Pen = Wax pen).

    Pick a card & Find a pair 1

    Combine words & create your new product

    2

    Use visuals, but no computer! 3

  • Things to takeaway

    Youll be working with Neil and Tom to uncover what you truly care about and turn it into an opportunity.

    Your business idea is about what youre interested in 1 Look for inspiration related to what youre interested

    in and keep up to date with whats going on.

    Look for inspiration often 2

    Keep track of what youre looking at and what youre thinking about in one place.

    Keep track of your inspiration 3 Use what you like and ditch what you dont. Mix and

    match from other places. If you like it, copy it!

    Magpie mix and match what you like 4

  • Keep track of your business idea and anything else you look at in our Google drive folder.

    During your 1to1s, we will be using the Google Drive folder to monitor and help you on your way to creating your own business idea. Keep track of everything useful or inspiring you find in your own personal 1to1 folder.

  • www.cork-screw.org

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