/CO.STARTERS Core Program
CO.STARTERS Core Program 2019-09-10T07:41:44+00:00


The core program is for adults 18-80!

Choose your own way! Individual mentoring program or 9 workshop program.

Individual mentoring programs and 9 workshop programs

Individual mentoring program

Individual mentoring program provides outstanding value over 3-12 months and is conducted face to face or online to suit you and your location.  The program includes:

  1. Individual plan developed in session 1 with your mentor
  2. CO.STARTERS content to suit you, provided to you in a printed binder
  3. Advisor seminars you can attend
  4. Videos and other resources you can download
  5. Personal mentoring sessions
  6. Connections with the right people
  7. Assistance with grants and services to help your business grow and do more business
  8. Optional CO.STARTERS breakfasts and other pitching and networking events (additional charge may apply)

What now?  Complete the ‘Enrolment and registration form’ by click on the button at the bottom of this page.  This is at no obligation to you.  We contact you to discuss and then send you a proposal to suit your needs.  Want to talk first? Contact us on 1300754 771 or [email protected]

Workshop Program

During CO.STARTERS, you’ll develop and fine-tune your idea, critically examining every part of it and tweaking your next steps through real-time feedback from people in the community. Over the nine weeks, we’ll mentor you and support you as we cover the following topics.

  • Knowing yourself (Assumptions, Working Styles, Team Building, Obstacles)

  • Knowing Your Customer (Problem, Solution, Benefit, Competition, Advantage, Customer)

  • Getting the Relationship Right (Marketing & Message; Getting, Keeping & Growing Customers)

  • Building the Model to Scale (Starting Small, Distribution, Revenue, Typical Sale, Price)

  • Strengthening Your Structure (Business Structures, Licenses, IP, Hiring)

  • Discovering the Bottom Line (Startup & Ongoing Needs, Fixed & Variable Costs, Break-Event Point)

  • Accounting for Growth (Break-Even Point, Sales Projections, Cash Flow, Accounting)

  • Planning for the Future (Raising Capital, Growth Plans, Goal Setting, Pitch Prep)

  • Pitch Night/Sharing Your Story

Enrolments and Registrations of Interest

Whether you are enrolling as part of a community or organisational group, or interested in registering for the individual mentoring program, or an upcoming public group on our events page, please complete the ONLINE FORM.  This form will help us support you well before and during your program, and start your successful journey with our dedicated mentors.

Payment options available for the 9 workshop program is on the Payment Page.