ESchool Beginner Programs 

Our topic-specific coaching programs provide targeted learning on subjects most relevant to novice business owners.

 

EPlan Lean

 

This program is a simplified business plan, and it provides startups with exactly what they need to get their businesses on the right road. It utilizes a simple business model canvas to help entrepreneurs test and strengthen business concepts and viability.  Then we take it one step further and add a business growth plan so they have a map for their business future.  

 

EPlan Lean is a 5-week program that utilizes our online business model canvas as well as a custom goals and planning worksheet. 

 

ECashFlow

 

Cash flow is the number one reason small businesses fail.  We make it easy for entrepreneurs to accurately track monthly cash flows, anticipate potential problem areas, and address them. Our online Lean Projections software requires only basic inputs, and does all the calculations automatically. 

 

Entrepreneurs learn all about the principles of cash flow, and they apply them to their own businesses.  ECashFlow is a 3 week coaching program.

 

EGrowthPlan

 

This 3-week program walks entrepreneurs through the process of developing SMART goals and a concrete action plan including tactics and timelines.  EGrowthPlan helps small business owners carefully think through their dreams and make them real.

 

EMarketing

 

All businesses need to know how to market effectively in order to attract and retain customers and clients. In 4 sessions entrepreneurs learn about key marketing principles such as target markets, competition, differentiation, value proposition, positioning, and promotion.  They develop their own promotion plans with input from experienced coaches.

 

ETalent

 

How does a microenterprise with limited resources attract the talent it needs in order to be successful?  Our ETalent program interactively explores the problems small business owners face and offers recruitment tips and strategies they apply directly to their own situations. Through a 4 week guided program entrepreneurs flesh out their own solutions.

 

We understand emerging-economy entrepreneurs and offer programs that perfectly fit their needs