The Bank of Invention community has over 250 hustlers, builders and creatives dreaming big for the future of this city. Right now, we’re working hard to find a Bank of Invention space in Belfast City Centre where we can spin out some exciting projects and start-ups. Every great idea needs a kick-ass team to make it happen, and YOU could be a part of a team like that. Not sure if you fit the bill? Read on and you might change your mind...
You’re the driving force of whatever you put your hand to. You want to do the right thing, but you also want to do the thing right. You’re an entrepreneur, a wantrepreneur. You know how people work and you know how to get them working together.
Typical hustlers can be: Teachers, Marketers, Accountants, Lawyers, Civil Servants and Managers.
You solve problems. You observe, you listen and then you design and keep re-engineering the solutions. Your brain doesn’t stop, you’re one step ahead, identifying problems before they even occur, It’s a non stop cycle in your world; observe, create, test, evaluate.
Typical builders can be: Engineers, Joiners, Electricians, Plumbers, Product Designers.
You’re a daydreamer, you see possibilities everywhere and you work the hours that work for you. You live for new experiences, sensations and states of mind. You know what failing feels like, but you face it stubbornly until something extraordinary sticks.
Typical creatives can be: Artists, Musicians, Web and Graphic Designers, Writers.
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You can be involved as little or as much as you want, but it would be great to stay in touch.
Come hang-out at our next meet-up and start a process with us; as from April – September, we CREATE – BUILD – LAUNCH.
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Most of us want to be part of building something we can be proud of. But often we're held back because we lack confidence and feel isolated. At Bank of Invention, we know it's way easier to do stuff if you’re surrounded by a big bunch of folks ready to jump in too. So, this is it! The time has come to JUST START IT.
The Bank of Invention is all about creating a space for a community of hustlers, builders and creators to meet and turn ideas into reality. We experimented last year (2015) trying to figure out how we could buy a big beautiful city-centre Bank and turn it into a Bank of Invention. And well, hey, we weren’t able to make it work (yet), but that hasn’t stopped us. No siree…