REGIONAL AND OUTBACK QUEENSLAND EVOLVE PROGRAM

The Evolve program is designed to empower, evolve and escalate women-led businesses. We understand the challenges you face as female founders and leaders, particularly those located in Regional and Outback Queensland . Our experience has equipped us to help you grow a successful, sustainable and scalable business and provide you with a network of like-minded women. In partnership with Advance Queensland we will support up to 10 Regional and Outback Queensland based women-led businesses.

Proudly supported by Advance Queensland

Our Evolve program is designed as a hands-on learning experience by our network of industry leaders. Throughout the program, you'll uncover powerful strategies and gain valuable connections working alongside other female founders and leaders who are sharing your challenges, and who are at a similar stage of growth.
With the Evolve program, you will gain:

  • The confidence to know that your business foundations are strong
  • Hands-on training to develop and grow your business
  • Strategies to overcome challenges specific to your stage of growth
  • The tools to develop and test customer, product and marketing strategies
  • Lifelong connections with other Regional and Outback Queensland women-led businesses
  • Connections our influential industry networks
  • Confidence in your ability to talk about your business and hone your pitching skills

Advance Queensland Evolve Program

The September Evolve Program is proudly supported by Advance Queensland. For successful applicants that are businesses based in Regional and Outback Queensland Advance Queensland will subsidise $2,000 of the $2,500 program cost.

Course Outline

The Evolve program consists of 8 core modules:
  • You and your company
  • Market oppportunity
  • Team and vision
  • Value proposition
  • Technology and customer experience
  • Product and business milestones
  • Equity
  • Investor pitches and networking

Who

Your business is up and running, yet still in its infancy. There’s still so much you feel you need to give your business the best foundations for growth and future success. With the Evolve, you can benefit from our proven methods of support and guidance, and gain access to our influential network.

What

The Evolve program covers:
The fundamentals of customer acquisition, marketing, product development, technology, legal and financials. We will empower you with the key building blocks and disciplines needed to make your business sustainable and attractive to both customers and future investors. We aim to build strong women-led companies, by giving you the right knowledge, tools and support to flourish in an open environment of like-minded people.

Why

By the end of Evolve, you will be more confident than ever to talk about your business. Whether that be bringing in new customers, parteners or taking investment. You will be ready! You’ll have the insights, skills and confidence to help you grow and scale. Plus all program participants receive credits and discounts from our partners, AWS, Stripe and Hubspot.

When

The Advance Queensland Evolve Program runs from 30th September - 24th November 2021. Applications close 9th September 2021