Helps established medium size businesses to triple their current rate of growth. Ideal for businesses with turnover up to $10 million and over five employees.
ACCELERATE – Subsidised Business Programmes: Medium Business
Get the knowledge, tools and advice to help you work ON your business and develop a growth plan. Expand your networks with people who understand the challenges and successes you are facing every day.
More than 130 organisations have graduated from our training programmes in Rotorua, Taupo and Kawerau. Apply now for subsidised Rotorua Business Training to get the mindset, map and motivation to triple your growth rate.
“The best thing was working within a small group and having the opportunity for open discussion. The self-belief and motivation I discovered within myself that I didn’t know I had. Incubate has helped me grow as a leader and helped a motivated team work even better.” Trish Spice – Aquaplus
“I loved being in an environment with others going through the same journey. The program was well put together with actionable steps.” Ellie O’Brien – Fitness Equestrian
“The course covered all the key aspects to help set us on the path to running a successful business. I have an increased strategic focus and approach sales differently. Ultimately, Incubate has made me feel more in control of the business.” Sarah Ziessen – Helium Gallery
You’ll walk away from the programme with a growth plan for your business.
Apply now for subsidised placement. Other programmes available are ACTIVATE for start-ups and INCUBATE for small businesses. More information on all three programmes here.
Firestation and Rotorua Economic Development Limited are seeking business owners who have big plans for growth.
The subsidised price is $199+GST per month. The programmes are generously funded thanks to Rotorua Economic Development Limited with a recommended retail price of more than $3,000.
There are a limited number of placements.
All participants receive complimentary use of Firestation meeting rooms.
ACCELERATE is predominantly facilitated by business growth expert Darren McGarvie, co-founder and chief coach at Firestation. Additional facilitation is provided by other organisations such as EMA, Woods Brand Agency and Mark Copeland Lawyers.
Participants will receive business coaching in one-on-one sessions plus group Mastery training to build business capability. This will help participants to set goals, implement actions and increase overall success through business planning to help them work on their business or social enterprise.
ACCELERATE will commence April 2018 and requires a time commitment of 4-5 hours per month. Most sessions will be held on Thursdays.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Successful candidates will be required to sign a ‘Pledge of Commitment’.This document confirms that all sessions will be attended, participants understand the need for confidentiality and acknowledge that Rotorua Lakes Council reserves the right to be reimbursed for the cost of the programme should attendees fail to participate to a satisfactory level. It also specifies that high-level financial information must be provided for a period of two years post-programme.
All sessions will be held in Rotorua. Dates and times to be advised. Mastery training sessions are likely to run on Thursdays. The order of topics may change depending on facilitator availability. Coaching times will vary and a range of time options will be available.