Phase 1 - START
Ready for your business dreams to take root? In the START phase, we will dig deep to figure out whether or not entrepreneurship is in your best interest.
Unit 1: An introduction to operations
Unit 2: Budgeting for your business
You will create...
A proof-of-concept product to show that what you plan on selling through your business is realistic
You will complete...
Our intake survey and other intake paperwork
A simple business plan
You will be ready to create a rppf pf concept
Phase 2 - GROW
It’s time to bring your plan to life. In the GROW phase, we will
help you nurture your idea into one that bears fruit.
Lessons in this Phase:
Your Marketing Mix
You will create…
Improved versions of your products
Social Media Accounts for your business
And we will recommend that you open a bank account for your business
Phase 3 - Run
You are now in business! How 'bout them apples? In the RUN phase, we begin moving away from working on your business plan. The focus of this phase is to learn about how your business actually runs, and what will need to be done to make it sustainable! Sadly, we can't do it all... good thing we will connect you with other agencies that can help you while you continue to run your business with us!
Estimated time to complete phase: As long as you like!
AREAS OF SUPPORT
Building a website
Requesting equipment, supplies and materials from your DRS counselor
Getting connected with our partner agencies
Marketing and advertising