The program offered by the OCIE SBDC Network is a structured training program with three online and four face-to-face meetings. It guides individuals through the process of creating and growing a successful business online. Turn your idea into a reality by the end of the program! Our consultants will provide business development support to assure your online business is live in 30 days.
PLAN FOR SUCCESS
New Business Owners – Go from an idea to a business. Curate a reliable action plan which will take them through the ins and outs of opening their online business.
Established Businesses – Go from a storefront to establishing an online presence by creating a solid plan.
MARKET RESEARCH AND INTELLIGENCE
The SBDCIntel team will provide participants market research reports including information on macro and micro level-industry related data, market insights, and suitability analysis.
Access the digital landscape by seeking your customer base, evaluating online competition, and establishing a unique selling proposition.
MARKETING STRATEGIES & TACTICS
Create an effective marketing strategy and a specified timeline in integrating tactics.
Seek all e-commerce platforms and choosing the best fit for their business (service vs. product.)
Learn the available digital tools and key elements that make up a stable and successful online presence.
Prepare for your live debut by selecting your website hosting service, selecting a domain name, social media setup, and the website launch.
What's on the Agenda
Webify is comprised of an obligatory orientation, four in-person workshops, and three online meetings. In the orientation session, future entrepreneurs and business owners are taken through the required steps and guidelines that will safeguard their success in starting and expanding a concrete online presence, beginning with an e-commerce store.