ChatGPT For Startups

Dreaming of starting a new business? Let AI help you get started.

Duforest AI is offering a one-of-a-kind ChatGPT for Startups course designed specifically for entrepreneurs and anyone dreaming of founding a startup.

During the one-day course, participants will build a startup from scratch to launch - using ChatGPT and other AI tools to support every aspect.  Start the day with nothing and end the day with a startup business.  

This is a fast-paced interactive course teaching participants about prompt design and engineering, and how to get the most out of AI tools. 

Below is a suggested itinerary for the course, but as this tech is evolving at rapid speed elements of the syllabus may change right up to the start date.  You can expect the course to cover the following areas:  

Session 1 : Concept & MVP

  • Ikigai
  • Business ideas
  • Cosplay: Act as a startup idea generator
  • Idea Application
  • IdeaBot
  • Pain points
  • Online businesses
  • SWOT analysis
  • Fine tuning

Session 2 : Business Plan

  • Business plan outline
  • Cosplay: Act as an Excel spreadsheet

    Expert opinions pro/contra

Session 3 : Sales Pitch

  • Business name
  • Domain name
  • Cosplay: Act as a smart domain name generator
  • Social media names
  • Elevator pitch
  • Twitter pitch

Session 4 : Funding

  • Investor pitch
  • Pitch deck
  • Cosplay: Act as an Accountant

Session 5 : Product/Service Development

  • Six Sigma, 5S, Lean
  • Founders note – Product/Service
  • Terms & Conditions
  • Copyright & Patents
  • 5 Whys

Session 6 : Marketing

  • Product description
  • Cosplay: Act as Advertiser
  • Market research
  • Marketing strategy
  • Marketing campaign
  • Reciprocity bias
  • Market development
  • Press releases
  • Diversification
  • Cosplay: Act as Midjourney
  • Marketing emails

Session 7 : Sales

  • Sales pitch
  • Cosplay: Act as a salesperson
  • Product pitch
  • Sales framework
  • Sales copy
  • CTAs
  • Presentation
  • Objection handling

Session 8 : Internet

  • Cosplay: Act as a Web Design Consultant
  • SEO
  • Privacy Policy
  • Act as a password generator

Session 9 : Social Media

  • Social media calendar
  • Act as a social media influencer
  • Act as a social media manager
  • Instagram, stories
  • Twitter, Tweets
  • Facebook, posts
  • Youtube, channel videos

Session 10 : Employees

  • Ideal employee
  • CV analysis
  • Interview Questions

Session 11 : Exit Strategy

  • Pitch Deck / Confidential Investment Memorandum

Session 12 : Open for Business

  • Act as DAN!

PLUS: Take home...

Participants gain access to three invaluable resources:

  1. The latest version of the Duforest AI Prompt Library, comprising hundreds of prompts, available post-course as either a searchable PDF or a Notion template. 
  2. An invitation to Duforest AI's Discord server enables former attendees to raise inquiries about prompt engineering. 
  3. Membership to Duforest AI's WhatsApp community ensures regular updates about the rapidly evolving AI industry.

This ‘ChatGPT for Startups’ course is accredited for 7 CPD hours.


Course dates

Saturday 21st October 2023

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Through a partnership with the Digital Greenhouse, Duforest AI is offering the one-day course in Guernsey for the discounted price of:

£399 per participant 

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Course tutor

Simon Kirkpatrick

Entrepreneur working with AI, ChatGPT, and GPT-4

Simon Kirkpatrick, a versatile entrepreneur and founder of Duforest AI, has brought his wealth of knowledge to the AI sector. Based in Guernsey, the business excels in AI consultancy and AI education, including ChatGPT and Prompt Engineering courses.

Over his impressive career, Simon has founded, grown, and exited various IT-focused businesses, from internet auctions, IT education, multi-currency payment systems to AI models and IoT systems. His enterprises have graced major stock exchanges, including Nasdaq, FTSE, NYSE, and TSE.

The AI revolution is here, and AI Prompting is a crucial skill in the AI-driven world. Duforeat AI's prompt engineering courses are CPD accredited, and offer the chance to become Prompt Certified.

About Duforest AI

At Duforest AI, they are masters at unlocking the potential of AI. This firm holds a leadership position in AI strategy, AI education, and Prompt Engineering. Their proficiency in NLP and generative AI does not merely simplify AI, it unlocks it, thereby charting a path to success.

Within Duforest AI's educational curriculum, one can find a variety of accredited AI and ChatGPT courses. These offer opportunities to accumulate CPD hours and achieve the esteemed Prompt Master Certification. Duforest AI's practical methodology, supported by rigorous research, assures a profound understanding of AI. This welcomes individuals into a realm where AI is not just accessible but truly unleashed.

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This ‘ChatGPT for Startups’ course is accredited for 7 CPD hours.

Completion of this course will give you first refusal to attend another exciting AI event - ChatGPT: “The Shark Tank”.  An AI hackathon taking place on Saturday 4th November 2023.  Find out more here.  

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ChatGPT For Startups