According to Start Up Canada, 85% of start-up businesses survive their first year, 70% survive their second, and only 51% survive for five years.
Ensure the longevity of your company with proper planning.
When you are willing to put the time in to research your target, understand your industry, monitor trends, and communicate effectively, you are going to see more success!
Are you brand new to the idea of being your own boss and starting your own business venture?
This online training covers everything you need from business idea selection and feasibility to registering, marketing, branding, sales, overhead, revenue and profit, risks and operations.
Everything you need from start to finish and you will finish with a "bank-ready" plan and clear - thoughtfully researched ideas and direction.
at a Glance
Here's What You Get
- Self-paced, step by step process to align with your life commitments
- Entrepreneur assessment and feasibility exercise
- 12 step-by-step Modules and downloadable workbooks
- Research tools and templates for easy financial analysis
- Complete strategic Marketing Plan and “bank ready” Business Plan
- Support with our online peer group and monthly webinars and E:Workshops
- Mentoring and guidance from seasoned entrepreneurs
*You can complete the Self-Employment Training Program in as little as 12 weeks, with open access to this program for 1 full year. We are here throughout the program, with seasoned entrepreneurs available for support along the way.Take a look inside each module
"We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them."
~ Albert Einstein
Here's What You'll Learn
"With the Encore:CEO™ program, I find myself gaining so much clarity about my vision, my strengths and where I can most add value for my clients and others around me, and I am gaining a new and exciting perspective for the future."
-Mary Lou G., Business Success Mentor
Marketing firms can charge up to $30,000 to develop a Marketing Strategy alone for your business.
We've built this same process & structure into all of our Encore:CEO™ programs to give you the tools to build it yourself at an affordable price.
Designed to give small businesses the tools to create a strategic plan, AND for business coaches who want to supplement their coaching practice with planning tools for their own clients
We've busted 3 common Myths...
Myth # 1 - Now is not the best time when the economy is going into a recession.
Not true. Interest rates are low and suppliers are hungry.
Myth # 2 – It's too expensive to start a business, and I need to be smart with my cash right now.
Understandable, but you don't need TONS of cash to get started. Let us show you.
Myth# 3 – All the good ideas are taken.
It may seem that way, but we will show you how you can differentiate yourself.
Download this FREE Business Idea Guide
Sort through some of your ideas to kick start your creative muscle and think about the business you would like to start. Home based? Brick and Mortar? It’s your choice, always.