Introducing the evolving world of eCommerce

The High Tide Foundation

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Have you ever wondered how people sell products online? How are websites built? How much money do they make?

This interactive programme will connect you with SalesFire a growing digital power house of eCommerce success who work with large brands such as TJ Hughes and West Ham United. You will discover more about the world of eCommerce and the opportunities available

You will take part in practical tasks to help you understand how an eCommerce store is built; you may even come out with a successful business idea of your own! From design to sales and marketing you will learn about the eCommerce process and rapid growth of the digital industry!

While each session is sector-focussed, our one-day insight virtual placements offer insightful interactions and an overview of industries in our region. This structured and eCommerce-led initiative is delivered entirely live and online, helping you to explore the world of work directly from the classroom. There’s a focus on discovering sectors and raising aspirations, with an emphasis on the varied roles in each industry.

Covering a range of different sectors including Business, Media, Law, Finance, Engineering, Maritime and Automotive, High Tide offers real-life insight into industries across the Tees Valley. Since 2012, our programmes have provided unique and life-enriching experiences that help young people engage with employers, increase understanding and improve skills.

Placement is 10am-3pm

Skills/Experiences You Will Gain:

Decision Making
Communication Skills
Digital marketing
Goal setting
Problem solving
Time management
IT skills

Great For Students Who Are:

Hard Working
Keen to try new things

Candidate Questions

Below are a number of questions which you will need to answer to apply for this opportunity.
Creative: What would you create if you were given £100,000 tomorrow?