What Can You Get with the Ala Carte Business To-Do List?
You will get a brand new, WordPress based website. WordPress powers almost 19% of all websites. It is easy to use, very powerful and stable. It also looks great. The website you will get will include your new logo, content created at the boot camp, your video and your headshots. Your new website will include a home, about, contact and blog page. You will receive some basic website training to allow you to make changes in the future. Naturally, if you ever want to add more or change something, it will be easy to do.
You will get 1 year of hosting for your new website. You will have easy access to make changes, if necessary. The web hosting will be with a trusted company that has served us well for years.
Domain Name for Your Website
With your new website you will get a professional, easy to find, type and tell your users what you do. Our content strategists will find a domain name for you that your customers can easily find you with, remember and use. You will own this domain name to keep forever, if you wish. The domain name will be paid for an entire year.
Real Email Address
You may have an email address. This will be a more professional email address. You will get an email address of email@example.com. This will avoid the unprofessional firstname.lastname@example.org that so many new start-ups use.
You will receive a professionally designed logo. Your logo is what people will see everywhere they see your business. On social media pages, business cards, brochures, everywhere. You need a compelling logo that you love and that conveys to your audience what you do.
You will receive a professionally taken and edited video. This will be a video of you describing your business to your audience. Your video will be installed on your website, social media and other marketing channels. The video will be recorded at a professional video studio. The video will have background music, your logo and most importantly, you!
You will receive professionally taken and edited head shots. These photographs can be used in all of your marketing material, including your social media profiles. A beautiful head shot can bring recognition to you as well as your brand. Many start-ups fail to take the time to get professional photographs done. Selfies don’t always work in business. The head shots will be taken at a professional studio setting by a professional photographer. The photographer will instruct you on what to wear/not to wear, etc. This will lead to a professional image of you available for you to distribute everywhere.
You will receive 500 professionally designed and printed business cards. These business cards will utilize your logo and slogan, as well as real email address and web domain name. The best part is, with the networking you will do, you will be able to give and take other business cards. Business cards are something you get so you can give them away.
You will receive 250 professionally designed and printed rack cards. Rack cards are marketing pieces that are about 3 1/2 inches wide and 8 1/2 inches tall. They are double sided and printed on a heavier paper. You can use these on displays, trade shows or ad places that potential customers may visit. These rack cards will utilize your logo and slogan, as well as real email address and web domain name. Rack cards are the replacement for old-fashioned brochures.
You will receive a professionally designed and printed two foot high by three foot wide banner. You can use your new banner for tradeshows, in your store or wherever you have the need to show off what you can do that is visible from far away such as displays, trade shows or ad places that potential customers may visit. These banners will utilize your logo and slogan.
Legal Entity Creation
You will receive an LLC as well as an Employee Identification Number along with your state tax IDs. These are necessary to be legal and to limit your liability. Your business and personal assets should be kept separate. These will help you accomplish that.
You will receive a Facebook page for your business with a professionally designed header. Social media is a must have for most businesses. In addition to the actual creation of the Facebook page, we will help you create posts and train you on future content creation.
You will receive a Twitter account for your business with a professionally designed header. Social media is a must have for most businesses. In addition to the actual creation of the Twitter account, we will help you create posts and train you on future content creation.
You will receive a LinkedIn account for your business with a professionally designed header. LinkedIn is the Facebook of business. Many business owners use LinkedIn as their rolodex to connect people they know to each other. It is also a great platform to get noticed and to post your content. In addition to the actual creation of the LinkedIn account, we will help you create posts and train you on future content creation. We have a speaker specifically at the boot camp for creating a killer LinkedIn profile.
You will receive a YouTube account for your business with a professionally designed header. YouTube is the second most visited non-porn website. Video is growing and YouTube is at the heart of that growth. It is also a great platform to get noticed and to post your content. In addition to the actual creation of the YouTube account, we will post your new video and train you on future content creation.
You will receive three months of business coaching for your business with a professional business coach. When starting and running a business, it can be tough to stay on track. A business coach will help guide you during and after the boot camp. In addition, you will team up with other students to keep each other accountable. There are two things that will kill a business: 1) lack of drive and 2) lack of resourcefulness. Your business coach will help you with both of those.