Bootstrapping, Revenue Models and Managerial Accounting

Bootstrapping, Revenue Models and Managerial Accounting

Outbox and AfriConEU, under the umbrella of the AfriConEU Networking Academy, will host an online webinar on the 19th January, 07.00 – 15.00 CET about “Bootstrapping, Revenue Models and Managerial Accounting.”

Understanding the fundamentals of revenue models and financial control, along with an overview of the bootstrapping method of funding a project or business/start-up.First an overview discussion of finances and bootstrapping. Second, major business models and revenue streams available to a start-up. Third, cost centers within operations, including a discussion of fixed and variable costs, and categorization into value-added, non-value added and waste expenses. Finally, bringing the principles together into a discussion of managerial accounting overall.

Topics to be discussed:

  • An overview of financial controls and management;
  • Fundamental concepts for the course;
  • Bootstrapping as a funding mechanism;
  • Overview of major business models;
  • Overview of major revenue streams;
  • Applying business models and revenue streams to start-ups;
  • Operational cost centers;
  • Fixed and variable costs;
  • Value-added, non-value added and waste costs;
  • Managerial accounting process and examples.

Who should attend?

  • Leaders of DIHs (tech hubs, universities, incubators, accelerators)
  • Investors
  • Youth
  • Start-ups
  • Entrepreneurs and entrepreneur support network leaders
  • Digital skills provider

Time zones

  • CET 07.00 – 15.00
  • EAT 09.00 – 17.00
  • WAT 06.00 – 14.00
  • BST 06.00 – 14.00
  • EEST 10.00 – 18.00