This module is designed for people who have not yet started a business.

Make your first steps in the entrepreneurial ecosystem and get the practical tools to transform your idea into a stable business. Be introduced to experts and other talents like yourself – perhaps your future co-founders. Spend one session exploring your business idea and assessing your entrepreneurial readiness.

Identify your own strengths and weaknesses as a business owner. Learn how to determine the potential for your business. Discover what information you need and where to find it. This is an interactive workshop with hands on exercises, local success stories, and lots of resources.

This program is designed for people who have not yet started a business.

You will learn how to answer these questions:

  • Do you have the right personality, skills and life situation to start and manage a business?
  • Do you have a good business idea that will meet a customer need and make a profit?
  • How realistic is your business concept?
  • What kind of investment will you need to launch your business?
  • What steps do you need to take to get started?


This module is designed for people who have started or want to started a business.

Founders 101 module includes all of the business areas crucial to planning and running your business. It incorporates not only the crucial areas, but helps you apply them to a business plan that you can then use as a roadmap for your business.

This program is meant for entrepreneurs who are just starting out, need a refresher of the business basics or need to update or create a plan to use as a guide for running your business. Each meetup includes 40% expert advice, case studies, listening to founders that are already in the same industry followed by 60% of practical application.

Areas that will be covered include;

  • Introduction and ideation
  • Understanding your market and industry
  • Marketing your product or service
  • Legal and Operations
  • Human resource management and operations
  • Accounting and record keeping
  • Financing


Put together the pieces you need for faster, better growth

Help your company evolve with consulting, education, referrals, sophisticated tools and resource.Although you might manage an established, growing business, you can continue to grow and expand your company effectively.

From Digital marketing and financial management to human resources and internal communication, Founders 102 helps small business owners, managers, and staff achieve their full potential.

Areas that will be covered include;

  • Financial management
  • Social media for business
  • Human resources for SMEs
  • Growing your customer base
  • Increasing your brand DNA
  • Minimizing risk


Grow your venture - define your action plan

Do you want to set your company on course for growth? You will analyze the barriers, opportunities and markets in your sector and learn about the processes and structures that will help you grow your business.

Learn how to achieve fast but sustainable growth by listening to your customers, teaming up with partners and setting up adequate funding and processes

Areas that will be covered include;

  • Gearing up for growth
  • Key performance indicators for growing companies
  • Value proposition and pricing for growth
  • Product development & collaboration for growth
  • Sales process and management to accelerate growth
  • Leveraging negotiation for growth
  • Financing for growth
  • Organization in the growth phase, improvement processes
  • Personal and team management to sustain growth
  • Presentations/pitching to investors