We take entrepreneurs through an intensive program that provides them with hands on education, mentorship, networking and scholarship opportunities. It is designed to help entrepreneurs through struggles that arise in the first years of business ownership, ensuring longevity and success. This program also exists to strengthen the current entrepreneurial culture of the southeast community through direct revenue growth and capacity building.
THRIVE enrolls those who want an opportunity to start or build a business in the southeast side of Colorado Springs. The program is free to the participants!
The next program begins May 2023. The application deadline is April 1st.
LAYING THE FOUNDATION - 4 WEEKS
The entrepreneurial journey begins with a business idea that positively impacts the community. What problem are you trying to solve? This is the first question every entrepreneur must wrestle with. Thrive's IDEA provides a 4-week programming which includes boot camp courses to help release the potential of the entrepreneur and develop a viable business idea.
BUILD PHASE - 12 WEEKS
After completing the IDEA Generation phase, the qualified entrepreneurs will continue into the BUILD core curriculum phase. This phase will teach you the fundamentals of building your business. MEAT AND POTATOES!!!! This phase will help you provide with an actionable plan to get your business up and running.
LAUNCH PHASE - ONGOING
It's not enough to build a great business or product. If you want to be successful, you need to launch and grow well. What entrepreneurs can expect from this phase: LAUNCH is a self-directed experience where you can choose the tools that are right for you. There is no minimum participation requirement, the resources are available to you whenever you need them.
Inquire now to become a part of the next group of active, brilliant, determined Entrepreneurs. Come ready to innovate, start something, and expand your horizons.