TRIVE Fireside Chat: Marketing for Early Stage Start-ups
Apr
26
6:30 PM18:30

TRIVE Fireside Chat: Marketing for Early Stage Start-ups

TRIVE Speaker Series:

Marketing for Early Stage Start-ups

As part of TRIVE Community's pay-it-forward initiative to nurture and develop young and promising local startups, the TRIVE Fireside Chats is a series of events organised to empower and educate young entrepreneurs. Fireside Chat: Marketing for Early Stage Startups  will be focusing on discussing the management of marketing efforts given limited resources in the early stage of startup journey.

We have invited distinguished guest speakers to speak on the challenges entrepreneurs face during start-up journeys and share their advices with our participants. This will be an informal conversation and participants are encouraged to post questions during the conversation.


This event is specifically for Singaporean citizens and PRs below 35 only.

This event is part of TRIVE's pay-it-forward community activities, which is to support and incubate 250 Singaporean startups to represent the next generation of startups in the ecosystem.

Net proceeds of the fees are placed in the TRIVE Community pay-it-forward activities fund.

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The Art & Science of Pitching Masterclass by Christopher Quek
Apr
14
2:30 PM14:30

The Art & Science of Pitching Masterclass by Christopher Quek

Startup Entrepreneurs Masterclass Series:

Art and Science of Pitching

Introduction | It all begins with a good pitch. Pitching to investors is so much more than simply describing your business, it’s about telling your story. An important aspect of being a successful entrepreneur is obtaining VC funding to scale, yet many startups fail to capture their investors’ attention and obtain the necessary growth capital. Let us show you how it’s done, from an investors’ point of view.

As part of our masterclass series, we take a step by step approach towards articulating the perfect pitch for your business. The 2-hour masterclass will be broken down into segments to guide you towards your ultimate goal of attaining funding. From building a stellar pitch deck to public speaking tips, participants can be sure to acquire new pitching skills crucial to a successful entrepreneur.

After this masterclass, participants will achieve the following learning objectives:

i) Elevator Pitching Skills (Art)

ii) Full Deck Pitching to VCs (Art)

iii) How to Create a 14 Points Pitch Deck (Science)

Why take this masterclass | 90% of all startup pitches fail. If you want funding, you need to fight for it! Part of this process is convincing your investors, which requires much more than a simple descriptive approach. During the masterclass, we will walk you through the tiny details and different strategies to take while building your first pitch deck.

The Art and Science of Pitching Masterclass is specifically catered to millennial Singaporeans aspiring to take their startup to the next level and preparing to approach investors. This class is taught by an experienced industry practitioner who understands both the entrepreneur and investor side. His heart is to impart his experience and knowledge to the next generation of Singaporean entrepreneurs.

You can attend the course at the following prices:

1. Working Adult (Singaporean/PR below 35) - $59 (Early Birds @ $39!)

2. Tertiary undergraduate or postgraduate student (Singaporean/PR below 25) - $39


This masterclass is specifically for Singaporean citizens and PRs below 35 only. Tertiary students are required to produce their matriculation card when registering at the start of the class.

This masterclass is part of TRIVE's pay-it-forward community activities, which is to support and incubate 250 Singaporean startups to represent the next generation of startups in the ecosystem.

Net proceeds of the fees are placed in the TRIVE Community pay-it-forward activities fund.

A minimum of 10 participants is required in order for us to start the class.

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Understanding How to Effectively Scale Your Start-Up by Leck Ting Yan
Mar
29
5:30 PM17:30

Understanding How to Effectively Scale Your Start-Up by Leck Ting Yan

Startup Entrepreneurs Masterclass Series:

Understanding How to Effectively Scale Your Startup

Introduction | There are four key stages to developing a long-lasting business which provides success: launch, growth, sustain and scale. While we see many successful scalable business around, what is hidden from public view are the metrics and numbers these founders analyse to ensure the success.

Scaling your business doesn't happen overnight and you will have to figure out your game plan.

In this 3-hour intensive session, you will have an in-depth grasp of the fundamentals to achieve and access scalability. Find out the crucial numbers you should be dilligently tracking in your start-up journey and understand the values behind those crunching numbers. You will have a deeper understanding of the VC thought process and these analytical skills can be applied to various business entities. Join the class conducted by TRIVE's Partner, Leck Ting Yan, and figure out your business game plan!

After this masterclass, participants will achieve the following learning objectives:

1. Understanding the VC thought process

2. Understanding growth and scalability

3. Understanding Objectives and Metrics

4. Bonus: Understanding how VCs evaluate your business

Why take this masterclass | Whether you are aspiring to enter the start-up scene or working hard to help your start-up gain traction, it is important to know how to build a sustainable business model that is scalable.

Scalability is essential to a sustainable business because it contributes to competitiveness, efficiency, reputation and quality. Start-ups require scalability to achieve their greatest growth potential and maximise their return with limited resources.

Find out the numbers that matter (and those that don't) to know how you can effectively assess and achieve scalability. Of course, metrics are important guidelines but not all there is to build a strong business. In order for the metrics to be valuable and help you achieve your milestones, you also need to come up with measures that are specific to your business.

This class is taught by an experienced industry practitioner who understands both the entrepreneur and investor side. His heart is to impart his experience and knowledge to the next generation of Singaporean entrepreneurs.

You can attend the course at the following prices:

1. Working Adult (Singaporean/PR below 35) - $150 (Early Birds @ $99!)

2. Tertiary undergraduate or postgraduate student (Singaporean/PR below 25) - $59


This masterclass is specifically for Singaporean citizens and PRs below 35 only. Tertiary students are required to produce their matriculation card when registering at the start of the class.

This masterclass is part of TRIVE's pay-it-forward community activities, which is to support and incubate 250 Singaporean startups to represent the next generation of startups in the ecosystem.

Net proceeds of the fees are placed in the TRIVE Community pay-it-forward activities fund.

A minimum of 10 participants is required in order for us to start the class.

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UX Design Clinic @ TRIVE Labs
Feb
7
11:00 AM11:00

UX Design Clinic @ TRIVE Labs

UX Design Clinic @ TRIVE Labs Powered by JustCo is a pro-bono consultation clinic organized jointly with JustCo and UXE Singapore as part of TRIVE's pay-it-forward initiative to support and nurture the next generation of entrepreneurs in Singapore. Each participant will only be able to register for a 15 minutes personalized consultation session, and on a first-come-first-serve basis.

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TRIVE Labs Official Launch Party
Jan
29
9:30 PM21:30

TRIVE Labs Official Launch Party

Celebrate the official launch of TRIVE Labs Powered by JustCo with us!

TRIVE Labs Powered by JustCo is TRIVE's first-ever startup incubator program, launched as part of TRIVE's pay-it-forward movement to build the next generation of startups.

Enjoy a wonderful evening of networking alongside an array of great food and drinks. Get to meet and learn more about the pioneer batch of young promising startups under TRIVE Labs, and if you're an aspiring entrepreneur, don't miss the chance to learn more about TRIVE Labs and how you can be a part of us!

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 Understanding Fundraising Documents for Startup Entrepreneurs - TRIVE Masterclass
Dec
27
2:00 PM14:00

Understanding Fundraising Documents for Startup Entrepreneurs - TRIVE Masterclass

Startup Entrepreneurs Masterclass Series:

Understanding Fundraising Documents for Startup Entrepreneurs

Building a startup is already a tough challenge. And finding the funding to scale your business makes it even tougher. What documents should be used to discussions with VCs and angels? How does one know if the terms and clauses are sufficient, and if not, fair to the entrepreneur?

What is this all about | Understand the basics of fundraising investment agreements from an experienced VC cum incubator who has reviewed hundreds of investment agreements. Learn the details of what goes into i) a shareholders agreement, ii) term sheet, iii) SAFE agreement and iv) convertible loan. Know the differences of each document, when you should use them and what is considered industry standards here in Singapore.

After this masterclass, participants will achieve the following learning objectives:

1. Understanding a VC’s mindset and motivation

2. Types of investment documents and usage

3. Detailed clauses in term sheets

4. Detailed clauses in Shareholder's Agreement

5. Detailed clauses in Convertible Loans and SAFE Agreements

Bonus: How to think like a VC

What you bring home | Detailed sample documents will also be provided to participants.

Why take this masterclass | Fundraising is a complex long-term process for any startup that could take many funding rounds to achieve its exit strategy. It is thus important to ensure the fundraising documents that an entrepreneur enters into are clear and consistent. It is also important to ensure rights and privileges of early-stage investors are not too onerous, which leads to the startup being toxic in nature. There should also be fair equitable terms to the entrepreneurs.

Understanding Fundraising Documents for Startup Entrepreneurs is a class specifically catered to millennial Singaporeans to be equipped and versed in fundraising terminologies and documents. This class is also taught by an experienced industry practitioner who understands both the entrepreneur and investor side. His heart is here to impart that knowledge to the next generation of Singapore entrepreneurs.

You can attend the course in the following prices:

1. Working Adult (Singaporean below 35) - $300

2. Tertiary undergraduate or postgraduate student (Singaporean below 35) - $90

This masterclass is specifically for Singaporean citizens and PRs below 35 only. Tertiary students are strictly required to produce their matriculation card when registering at the start of the class. TRIVE Lab and JustCo members will also be required to show their ID during registration.

This masterclass is part of TRIVE's pay-it-forward community activities, which is to support and incubate 250 Singaporean startups to represent the next generation of startups in the ecosystem.

Net proceeds of the fees are placed in the TRIVE Community pay-it-forward activities fund.

A minimum of 10 participants are required in order for us to start the class.

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The Art & Science of Pitching - TRIVE Masterclass
Dec
12
2:00 PM14:00

The Art & Science of Pitching - TRIVE Masterclass

Startup Entrepreneurs Masterclass Series:

Art and Science of Pitching

Introduction | It all begins with a good pitch. Pitching to investors is so much more than simply describing your business, it’s about telling your story. An important aspect of being a successful entrepreneur is obtaining VC funding to scale, yet many startups fail to capture their investors’ attention and obtain the necessary growth capital. Let us show you how it’s done, from an investors’ point of view.

As part of our masterclass series, we take a step by step approach towards articulating the perfect pitch for your business. The 2-hour masterclass will be broken down into segments to guide you towards your ultimate goal of attaining funding. From building a stellar pitch deck to public speaking tips, participants can be sure to acquire new pitching skills crucial to a successful entrepreneur.

After this masterclass, participants will achieve the following learning objectives:

i) Elevator Pitching Skills (Art)

ii) Full Deck Pitching to VCs (Art)

iii) How to Create a 14 Points Pitch Deck (Science)

Why take this masterclass | 90% of all startup pitches fail. If you want funding, you need to fight for it! Part of this process is convincing your investors, which requires much more than a simple descriptive approach. During the masterclass, we will walk you through the tiny details and different strategies to take while building your first pitch deck.

The Art and Science of Pitching Masterclass is specifically catered to millennial Singaporeans aspiring to take their startup to the next level and preparing to approach investors. This class is taught by an experienced industry practitioner who understands both the entrepreneur and investor side. His heart is to impart his experience and knowledge to the next generation of Singaporean entrepreneurs.

You can attend the course at the following prices:

Early Bird Prices:

1. Working Adult (Singaporean/PR below 35) - $59

2. Tertiary undergraduate or postgraduate student (Singaporean/PR below 25) - $39


This masterclass is specifically for Singaporean citizens and PRs below 35 only. Tertiary students are required to produce their matriculation card when registering at the start of the class.

This masterclass is part of TRIVE's pay-it-forward community activities, which is to support and incubate 250 Singaporean startups to represent the next generation of startups in the ecosystem.

Net proceeds of the fees are placed in the TRIVE Community pay-it-forward activities fund.

A minimum of 10 participants is required in order for us to start the class.

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