In October 2020 fifteen Bendigo creative entrepreneurs came together with a goal of strengthening, growing and scaling their businesses. At a presentation evening in February 2021, our participants were excited to share the results of their hard work with local business leaders and the creative industry.
Stop, collaborate and listen...
The incubator is the creative scene for a diverse group of individuals with skills and resources to help each other succeed.
All of my great opportunities have come from friends.
Great work does not come about through a single stroke of genius but by the continual effort of a community.
Creativity needs collaboration.
Find your band of misfits, use the accountability of that group and let your sense of competition drive you to create better work.
The explosion of energy required to grow from sole trader, to small business needs a lot of fuel. Joining the incubator will power you up, giving you the tools and process to grow.
Over 12 sessions, participants receive knowledge, tips and advice from established business owners in creative industries while also benefiting from shared wisdom about their sense of purpose, strategy and lived experience growing new businesses.
In partnership with the brilliant minds at Sertori Consulting and Minds at Work, our business incubator provides participants with the tools and knowledge to develop their creative enterprise through a mix of online and classroom-based venues.
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Our incubator features twelve collaborative sessions, led by expert facilitators.
Meet and greet, plus exploration of the program timeline and outcomes.
Learn about your "why" and how it anchors the purpose of your business.
Simple techniques for solving complex problems and resolving crises.
Learn simple techniques and tricks to pitch your concept like a pro.
Practice giving feedback and receive quality feedback on your own pitch.
Complete a delegation map to determine the skills you need to succeed.
Learn the cycle of disruption to stay ahead of the game with new ideas.
Explore and challenge self-limiting beliefs about you and your business.
Use a template roadmap to capture key destinations for your business.
Explore proven processes for capturing and growing your customer base.
Deliver a compelling pitch on how you’re going to grow your business.
Nurture collaborations with your peers, for the next stage of the journey.
We’re looking for:
Who meet the following selection criteria:
Emporium Creative Hub is offering a unique 12-session incubation program. Get the skills and knowledge you need to develop your creative business.