Open Call: FastTrac Free Small Business Program is Accepting Applications

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Interested in growing your New York City-based business?

FastTrac, a variety of workshops created by NYC Business Solutions is now accepting applications for their fall programs. Classes are free and provide you with the tools that entrepreneurs need to focus, reshape and grow their business.

FastTrac caters to a variety of individuals including those that have an idea that has yet to launch, existing businesses or female entrepreneurs. Here are three different opportunities based on your business category and profile:

FastTrac New Venture

This opportunity is for new entrepreneurs that would like to refine their business concept and gain the tools needed to execute their idea.

Applicants must meet the FastTrac New Venture must meet the following criteria:

  • Have a well thought-out idea for a new business
  • Two years of work experience
  • Access to a computer to complete assignments
  • Have conducted some market research
  • Commitment to attend all sessions (approximately 50 classroom hours) and complete prep work (approximately 15-20 hours per week)

FastTrac Growth Venture

This opportunity is for new entrepreneurs that need help scaling their business

Applicants must meet the FastTrac Growth Venture must meet the following criteria:

  • Has been in operation for one or more years
  • Has achieved sales targets and has demonstrated market potential
  • Provides a well thought out argument for how FastTrac® GrowthVenture™ will benefit your company
  • Has access to a computer to complete assignments
  • Commitment to attend all sessions (approximately 30 classroom hours) and complete prep work

FastTrac NewVenture for the Female Entrepreneurs

This opportunity is for new female entrepreneurs that need help scaling their business

Applicants must meet the FastTrac New Venture for the Female Entrepreneur must meet the following criteria:

  • Are a female looking to launch a business idea
  • Have a well thought-out idea for a new business
  • Have two years of work experience
  • Have access to a computer to complete assignments
  • Have conducted some market research
  • Are committed to attending all sessions (approximately 50 classroom hours) and complete prep work (approximately 15-20 hours per week)

Learn more about each FastTrac program and apply for their August 2015 programs.


 

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