So you have a great idea for a business...
Are you ready to get started?
Idea to Launch
VANCOUVER'S NEW BUSINESS STARTUP WORKSHOP
Get on the fast track to success with Idea to Launch II, our new program for startups! Whether you're looking for funding or a blueprint for success, we've got startups in Vancouver WA covered.
We'll help you plan out the key elements of your business from marketing to pricing to cash needs--and everything in between.
The Idea to Launch II program combines a powerful online course with weekly meetings to create plans, refine ideas, and get expert guidance from qualified professionals.
Here's what you get when you join the Idea to Launch II program:
- Comprehensive online content for aspiring entrepreneurs, including videos, quizzes and examples
- Peer support and feedback in a supportive environment
- Four powerful tools for launching your business:
This strategic tool helps you focus on the specific steps, strategies and resources you need to make your business ideas succeed.
Business Model Canvas
Visualize your business concept, see new opportunities, and design (or redesign) your business model with this powerful template.
Create a financial forecast that will help you predict, measure, and analyze your business growth for the next 3 years.
Develop the clear, concise and compelling story of your business to share with friends, prospects, customers, investors and the world.
This program is offered through the Small Business Assistance Program at the Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce, made possible by the Community Development Block Grants fund through the City of Vancouver.