Develop, Start, and Grow your business with confidence.
Are you uncertain about how to develop, start and grow your business during the current economic climate? At the same time do you feel overwhelmed AND excited about your new business?
Business Builders gives you the training, resources and support you need to develop, start and grow a business towards adaptability, resilience, and profitability. Need more information?
Through the 10 week program, you will:
Learn how to develop a business model able to innovate and adapt during changing economic conditions
Network with other small business owners and learn solutions to navigating these times
Hear from experts to ensure your company is compliant
Ensure consideration of safety measures for your staff, customers and community are in place
Gain clarity about your business within current market conditions
Learn how to work on your business in an efficient manner
Work and plan one-on-one with a business advisor
Learn from subject-matter experts
Each week we'll bring in subject-matter experts to teach on important areas. Sessions meet weekly for 10-weeks and are 3-hours long. Business Builders is more than just a class. It includes:
-Group learning and networking to discuss challenges, exchange resources, and find solutions with peers
-30 hours of classroom business education with 10 weekly, 3-hour sessions taught by subject-matter experts. Subjects include:
Defining mission, vision, goals
The Business Model Canvas
The Pillars of Marketing
Building Your Brand
Marketing in the age of COVID-19
Understanding Legal Concepts
Bookkeeping and Finance
Pricing is an Art
E-Commerce Sales: Virtual Business Model
Financing Your Business
-Up to 5 hours of one-on-one advising during the 10-month period following Business Builders
-Access to specialty business advisors with a wide range of expertise
Or, you became an ENCORE or Solo entrepreneur because you love what you do. But, you're doing it all. And getting bogged down in running your business can cause you to lose track of the passion that got you started. There is another way.
From marketing to invoicing, do you ever wonder how you got into this mess? ENCORE and Solo is designed specifically for those over 50 starting a business or wanting to focus on growing and developing their business so that the business gives them the results they want.
-Share ideas and solve problems. Working as a solo entrepreneur can be lonely and isolating. You'll meet fellow solos to learn about the keys to success and overcoming common problems. Keep yourself accountable to your goals.
-Work one-on-one with an advisor to take action. Need a sounding board? You'll meet with your advisor regularly to develop an action plan, track your progress, and work on problems you encounter along the way.
-Find clarity, focus on your mission. We'll help you clearly define your mission, services and products, and your target market. With this focus, you'll be able to navigate opportunities and challenges, ultimately increasing your sales.
-Refine your business model. Encorepreneurs need a different business model. Learn about the Waterbug Model and how to build a network of Encorepreneurs, and focus on doing what you love. Work smarter, not harder.
Turn your experience into a rewarding small business.
For more information go to: http://bit.ly/Solo-BB.