Startup Workshop

Startup Workshop: Online, Live Course. 

Cost:  $30, one session. 1.5 hours
Format:  Lecture; interactive Q and A as time allows
Typically offered twice a month
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How to Start (or Restart!) Your Small Business

Get the Information and Tools You Need to Succeed

This seminar is designed for you if:

  • You are you thinking about starting your own business but have no idea where to begin.
  • You started a business recently and want to make sure you have taken the right steps.
  • You started a business a while ago, it has lingered, and now you are ready to get serious about it! For you, this will be a refresher course.

Thousands of people dream of owning their own company, of controlling their own future, and yet do nothing about it. NOW is your time to look at what starting and managing your own business involves, and decide if this is the right move for you.

Join us remotely for this live, interactive, online workshop. You will need a computer and a high-speed internet connection (we recommend the one from Eatel business). We will send you the link to the video meeting after you have purchased your ticket for this workshop.

In this workshop we will look at what it really takes to be a small business owner: Are you a good fit to become an entrepreneur? What are the steps to start your business successfully? Your instructor, Robin Suomi of Startup to Growth, LLC, will touch on:

  • Entrepreneurial Traits

  • Feasibility

  • Product/Service Offering, Marketing Plan

  • Operations and Management

  • Financial Statements Overview

  • Funding Your Business

  • Licensing and Registration Overview

We are happy to answer as many questions during the workshop as time permits. You are also eligible following the workshop to purchase one confidential, 1-1 coaching session (50 minutes) at our special price of $66 to address your specific questions.  Don’t worry, together we’ve got this!

Registration and payment is required for this workshop. 

From Robin Suomi, MBA, founder of Startup to Growth, LLC:  I believe success is rarely accidental. My passion is helping my small business clients move from concept through growth, unleashing their creativity, innovation, and vitality as they launch and/or grow their successful and sustainable companies according to their vision. My clients range from lifestyle businesses to those with over $1M in sales, in industries from A to Z – from accountants to zoos.  For over 13 years I have helped thousands of small business owners through 1-1 small business coaching, mastermind and focus groups, business plan classes, and other educational programs. As an adjunct professor, I taught Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management and Business 101 courses. Our coaching/consulting/teaching services at Startup to Growth, LLC are typically delivered online through video platforms.

Special Offer for 1-1 Private Consult for Startups:

We encourage you to schedule a 1-1 private initial small business consultation after the seminar to address your specific business startup or relaunch questions.  The cost for this 50-minute session when paid for within 7 days and scheduled within 1 month of the seminar is $65.00. Otherwise, this session costs $150.00.

About Startup to Growth, LLC:  At Startup to Growth, we specialize in starting and growing small businesses across the United States.  Robin Suomi, founder, believes that success is rarely accidental. Her passion is helping small business clients move from concept through growth (many clients surpassing $1M in sales), unleashing their vitality, innovation and creativity as they launch or grow their successful and sustainable companies according to their vision. For over 13 years she has helped thousands of small business owners launch and grow their dreams through 1-1 and group small business coaching, technical small business consulting, mastermind groups, business plan classes, seminars and workshops. As an adjunct professor, she has taught Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management and Business 101 courses.

Together, we’ve got this!  We offer the following programs and services for new and relaunching businesses:

Note:  If you have any proprietary information, DO NOT share it in this session.  We always ask all clients to hold confidentiality, but we cannot enforce it.  You can also schedule 1-1 consulting time with Startup to Growth, LLC for a private consultation.