Have you ever thought about starting your own business? Perhaps you are retired or you have been laid off, and you're looking for some extra income or something to keep you busy. Encore Entrepreneurship is on the rise for people like you. Never before has it been easier for 50+ individuals to monetize their knowledge, skills, and experience into a rewarding small business.
Or, you became an 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.
Start your business off on the right foot! Learn how to become profitable in the shortest time possible.
The BB is a 10 week intensive class that is offered three times a year. This class is for small business owners who are just getting started – from month 1 through the second year of business.
- Each 3 hour weekly session covers topics critical to building a successful business including: Defining your Business Model, Marketing, Branding, setting up Business Processes, Sales, Customer Service, Financial Planning, Bookkeeping, Legal Issues for Small Business, and Time Management.
- Get one-on-one help with your business. You don't have to go it alone. In addition to class sessions, each participant receives up to 5 hours of one-on-one advising during the program and into the 10 months following the class.
- Leverage the power of a peer network. Our cohort learning model connects you with business owners facing the same struggles, giving you the support you need as you build your business. Form powerful bonds and solve problems together as your businesses grow