Shopify, one of the world’s leading ecommerce platforms has recently launched it’s ‘Build a Business’ contest and let us tell you now the prizes are (almost) out of this world!
All you need to enter is a great business idea. Simply sign up to Shopify (you can get a 14 day free trial), set up your store and launch your business idea to be entered in the contest. The Shopify platform makes this very easy, so you don’t need to have experience designing or running a website. Many people set up their Shopify stores within a single day, proving just how straightforward it is.
The next step is to start selling your products! You will have eight months to sell as many products as you can, after which your gross sales will be calculated. The people with the highest sales within their categories will be announced as the winners.
Win Shopify’s Build a Business contest and you will get an all expenses paid trip to Sir Richard Branson’s Necker Island for an adventure of a lifetime. Whilst you are there, you will get to meet the man himself, a long with a number of other high profile entrepreneurs who will be acting as your mentors.
Winners will also get to attend an exclusive entrepreneurial course whilst they are on the island, run by Seth Godin. It will provide the perfect opportunity for you to network with other like-minded individuals and learn from the very best in the business.
So what are you waiting for? Head on over to the Shopify website and set up your ecommerce store today. You never know, it could be you who wins the contest and gets that once in a lifetime trip to Necker Island.
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