Business BootCamp Recruitment Period kicks off on May 23rd and runs through June 16th. Recruitment meet ups will be held at various locations throughout Wayne County. Launch U Entrepreneurship Program is a 36-hour facilitated course, condensed into 18 hours, 6 week course that coaches aspiring and early stage entrepreneurs through business planning, pitching and tracking, including financial forecasting, and business concept feasible. This recruitment is being held to gain participants for the second of three sessions.
Business BootCamp is seeking to reach artisans, makers, bakers, freelancers, entrepreneurs, business owners, or anyone who is seeking to start or grow a business, or expanding a hobby to create income through self-employment as a strategy to create meaningful work?
Participants will benefit from coaching by a certified facilitator, proven curriculum used in step-by-step workbooks, small group exercises, local experts as guest speakers, and a 3-month license for the online business planning toolset LivePlan.
The program is not only opened to the people of Wayne County , but also for those who live in the surrounding counties like Lawrence, Giles., Perry, Hardin, and Lewis counties in Tennessee.
Location, dates, and times of recruitment meetings will be announced soon.
The City of Waynesboro will host the Class when it starts second session which will run June 20th – July 25th on Tuesdays from 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. One other session is being planned for adult learners and will be held in the Fall 2016 in Collinwood, TN. A special youth entrepreneurship initiative with Wayne County Board of Education Summer Reading Program will allow students in grades Kindergarten thru 4th Grade to cultivate an entrepreneurial mindset starting this Summer 2017.
Launch U Recruitment is NOW. Call Us at the Chamber to reserve your seat at 931-722-3575. Or register online via the Chamber's web-site www.waynecountychamber.org. Or by attending a recruitment information meeting when dates and times have been confirmed and announced.
Business BootCamp is made possible via a grant from Launch Tennessee/Creative Communities and the Wayne County Chamber of Commerce, Columbia State Community College, and TransformationsECD.