Start Up Academy Cloud
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ANNOUNCING the new ‘Start Up Academy Cloud Package’ — designed specifically for people who want to run their own business in the cloud, or who want to get their existing business back on track.
WITH THE START UP ACADEMY CLOUD PACKAGE you will receive the resources and support (including personalised mentoring — by a human) to get your business up and running in the cloud. We provide you with the latest industry information, legal and pricing information, as well as teaching you how to use Australia’s leading cloud-based accounting software, Xero, to manage your finances online.
We cover marketing as well. We show you how to customise your marketing message using WordPress, Facebook and Google. You will learn how to effectively broadcast your message to potential and existing clients and build a community for referrals and recommendations.
All the while, you’ll have access to online and phone support and guidance.
So, again, what’s included in The StartUp Academy Cloud Package?
1. The Business StartUp Online Training Course
The Business StartUp Online Training Course follows a proven methodology for discovering and defining products and services, and includes interviews with entrepreneurs in retail, professional services, technology and many other sectors. These professionals, with proven track records in running successful businesses, reveal what they have learned along the way and tips for success in your business. We teach you how to identify risks and ways of managing them (including the insurances you need in place) as well as the kinds of legal and privacy contracts and agreements required for the work you do.
Read more about the Business StartUp Online Training Course
2. Your Own Business Mentor
Entrepreneurs need to support one another, share ideas, strategies and talents. The Australian Small Business Centre is affliated with many mentors who willingly provide their time and expertise to our students. Most of our mentoring business people have been involved in start ups and learned how to develop and grow businesses to point of exit. Enrolling in The Start Up Academy Cloud Package will provide you with access to your own mentor/s — there to help you and provide suggestions and guidance along your business journey.
3. Business Partnerships Online Training Course and Template
This popular online training course comes with an agreement template for joint ventures or working with other businesses in all kinds of different capacities. Whenever you’re working with others in business, you’ll need to define the roles and responsibilities of sole traders, contractors or business owner; cover risks; and have contingencies in place. Even if you form a joint venture with other unrelated businesses this popular course and agreement will arm you with important knowledge and a template you can use for open discussions.
The Business Partnerships Online Training Course is also available separately, but is included in The Startup Academy Cloud Package.
Read more about the Business Partnerships Online Training Course and Template
4. The ENTIRE SUITE of Xero Accounting Software Online Training Courses
Thousands of Australians have learned how to use Xero with our suite of Xero online training courses. Xero has now become one of the most popular cloud accounting programs in Australia, let alone the rest of the world. One of the great things about Xero is that it can be accessed by logging into an online portal. This makes it much more convenient than downloading software, continually updating, and worrying about backups. The fact that it runs online, or in the cloud, also means your accountant and staff members can access and use it at any time as well.
With The StartUp Academy Cloud Package you receive not one, not two, but access to SIX of our highly regarded Xero online training courses, taking you through several startup business scenarios for professional and sales services. Xero will help you manage every aspect of your business finances and processes.
See what’s included in the Xero Accounting Software Online Training Courses
5. Digital & Social Media Marketing Package
Marketing your business using social media and digital tools is not rocket science, but it can be bamboozling to know where to start and what to invest time in. Our Digital and Social Media Marketing Package features ALL OF OUR digital and social media online training courses in one neat package. Starting with the basics and following through to more technical aspects of using social media, when done, you’ll have in place a digital marketing strategy that will help customers find you online and enable you to keep marketing to them.
Our online courses show you how to build a website and create the necessary ‘landing pages’, ‘call-to-action’ offers, email and blog subscriptions and databases. We also show you how to include social media micro posts, comments, shares and likes — using Google, Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter. This package really has THE LOT!
Learn about our Digital and Social Media Marketing Package
6. StartUp Support
We always give you the assurance of responsive online support. This comes with all of our online training courses and packages. What it means is that you can email at any time and a friendly support agent will provide you with the answers.
Learn about Online StartUp Support
7. A Copy of Starting a Business in Australia: Including the Easy Business Plan
You will receive a copy of this practical handbook for running a successful business. Successful business owner and teacher, Maggie Richardson, guides you through the sometimes hazardous exercise of startup and helps you to compile the essential business tools to obtain finance and maximise growth. Some of the contents in this book are included in digital format in the StartUp Course.
Read about the book, Starting a Business in Australia by Maggie Richardson
This package offers strategy and execution. You can talk about strategy for weeks, but when it’s time to put it into action, how are you going to do it? This course sets you up for both.”
— Steve Slisar, mentor with the Australian Small Business Centre
So what’s the price?
- The Business StartUp Online Training Course
- Your own business mentor
- The Business Partnerships Online Training Course and Template
- Our ENTIRE SUITE of Xero Accounting Software Online Training Courses
- Digital & Social Media Marketing Package (which includes all of our digital and social media online training courses)
- Responsive online StartUp Support
- A Copy of Maggie Richardson’s book, Starting a Business in Australia: Including the Easy Business Plan