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Workshop: Designing Your Business With The Business Model Canvas

  • The Studio 114B Ilupeju Street Lagos, LA Nigeria (map)

Learn the skills needed to use the business modelling canvas to start, reduce risk, develop a competitive advantage and attain profitable growth in your business!

The awesome people at The Business Outliers will be teaching a workshop on the Business Model Canvas, a tool that gives you a clear understanding of how to validate your business idea.

Working through real life models, visually engaging examples, and hands-on exercises, you will learn how to design unbeatable business models. This workshop is hands-on and is sure to be an invaluable experience and a great investment in your business.

This Workshop Is For: 

  • Anyone who has a business idea
  • People with and existing business (entrepreneur)
  • People currently works as a manager or executive in charge of growing an existing business (intrapreneur)
  • Anyone Interested in starting a business

At the end of this workshop, you'll acquire the skills, and processes needed to use the business model canvas to:

  • Outline your existing business model
  • Produce improvements and new models.
  • Improve customer understanding.
  • Reduce risk of failures through systematic testing.
  • Chart the environment and competition.
  • Create a model in any business environment.


Date: Thursday, July 27, 2017

Time: 11 AM - 2 PM

Venue:  CapitalSquare Ikoyi (Directions below)

Cost: N5,000 only  (Free for CapitalSquare members)


CapitalSquare Members: Enter your promo code below to unlock your member ticket. (If you don't have the promo code, please ask your Community Manager or email, and we'll send it to you). Then you can select your ticket and click register. No payment necessary!

Non-Members: Click the "Join Waitlist" link below. Enter your details, and pay here. Once we've received proof of your payment, we'll send you your ticket! 


  • Driving Directions: From Dolphin Gate (from Ikoyi), turn left at Corporation Drive, then take the first right onto Eti Osa Street. Drive down to the end of the street and follow the bend right onto HFP Way. Immediately turn right onto Ilupeju Street and go down to the end of the road. CapitalSquare is the little yellow gate on the left, at the corner of Ilupeju Street and Apapa Lane.
  • Bus Directions: Take a bus to Obalende - alight at Obalende bus stop, then take a short walk to Ijeh, where you board  a Keke NAPEP to Dolphin Estate. Alight from the Keke at the Dolphin-Obalende gate, at the corner of Corporation Drive and Apapa Lane, then walk ahead along Corporation Drive and turn right onto Awori Road. Go down to the end of the road, and turn right into Ilupeju Street. CapitalSquare is the little yellow gate on the left, at the corner of Ilupeju Street and Apapa Lane.


  • Parking: There's roadside parking available on the street.


  • Security: CapitalSquare is pretty safe, but we're having an open event, so it's best you keep an eye on your belongings.


Olawunmi Olatunji, Nigeria, is the Co founder of The Business Outliers, a company that helps businesses transit from the idea stage to achieving real and measurable business growth. An entrepreneur and experienced business strategist, her previous experience spans a decade in the finance and energy sectors. She “believes in adding value to budding businesses,” and “has a great passion for growth” and seeing young entrepreneurs succeed. She has mentored entrepreneurs with several institutions for nearly a decade.

In her earlier career, Olawunmi gained cross-industry experience and developed valuable expertise while working in the financial service industry. She understands risk and enterprise development. This understanding developed into a passion for helping early-stage business growth. She has focused her expertise on business advising to help a number of early- stage businesses develop successful business models and write business plans. She also delivers workshops and seminars on entrepreneurship, business modelling, finance and business growth. She is the Author of ‘’Idea meets Market’’, a business startup book, which showcases how successful African entrepreneurs easily and quickly prove their business idea, with the minimal resources.



Earlier Event: July 24
CapitalSquare Community Breakfast
Later Event: August 8
Business Clinic: Accounting