15 Entrepreneurs Will Launch Their Businesses In 4 Months
The foundation of every successful startup is a solid plan. In the PLAN phase we will cover:
Sales & Distribution
The BUILD phase is an extension of planning but we’re not quite ready to launch yet. In this phase we cover:
Branding & Messaging
Product & Service Offerings
It’s time to share your concept with the world. In the LAUNCH phase we will test your concept with the real live people of the internet. We will:
Launch your website
Launch your social media platforms
Beta testing sales offers
Adjust strategy based on analytics
It’s time to THRIVE. In this final phase we will pull it all together and prep for the final Pitch Competition. We will:
Add to /Adjust the business plan
Prepare pitch documents
Pitch & Media Training
Launch Your Business in 16 Weeks!
From “Great Idea” to “Ready To Launch” this program will set you up for inevitable success. Learn from experienced entrepreneurs, meet mentors, connect with industry experts and build the solid foundation your business needs to thrive.
At CoLAB we know how excited you are about launching your business and we want to help you do that as quickly and effectively as possible. We skip the fluff and cut right to the info we know you need to build your business, launch your brand and gain the interest of investors. We don’t drag the program out over 12 months or more and we won’t ask you to hand over a percentage of your company.
You are a great fit for this program if…
You have a great idea for a business and it’s time to make it happen
You are eager and motivated to bring your entrepreneurial dreams to life
You understand that you have to invest in your success
You are competitive enough to work hard and go after the weekly cash prizes
Cohort Size: Minimum 10 – Maximum 15
Location: CoLAB coworking space – 83 Reynolds St. Oakville, ON L6J 3K3
Course Delivery: In-class workshops every Tuesday (11:00am – 1:00pm), In-class Skills Labs every Thursday (11:00am – 1:00pm), In-class and online weekly assignment competitions every Friday 12:00pm
Tuition: $2,500 payable upon acceptance into the program and due in full prior to the start of the program.
Weekly Cash Awards: $500 is up for grabs every week. Weekly assignments are judged by program instructors and mentors. Winners are announced and promoted on our social media channels and the leaderboard is posted on our website. Cash rewards are tabulated throughout the program and awarded during our pitch competition at the end of the program.