Small Business Development Program
The PHKC Small Business Development Program is designed to push business owners through the hardships of starting up and growing their businesses. This program is 15 weeks long and is there to both inspire and challenge you.
You will be exposed to new information as well as things you may already know and will be motivated to work hard both in and out of class to ensure the best growth results within yourself and your business. You will be asked to think concretely and work with data and information and make decisions about your business. But most of all, you will be asked to make REAL decisions. This program is here to push you to be your entrepreneurial best while growing your business past what you could’ve imagined.
What to Expect
We understand that entrepreneurship can become lonely as you progress through the class. We will offer frequent check-ins to see how you are doing and to ensure you are still motivated to progress in the program. We aim to cultivate a space that has a strong sense of community. We strive to be open and honest with you in the hopes that you are open and honest with us and yourselves.
This program is taught in three parts.
Part 1 Foundations
Honing in on your entrepreneurial mindset. You will answer the question, “Is now the right time to continue my entrepreneurial journey?”
Part 2 The Core
Key components of a successful business. You will answer the question, “Do I want to open THIS BUSINESS at THIS TIME?”
Part 3 Really Real
Life beyond the class. You will answer the question, “What’s next?”