Owner Stories

Lian Amber , BASSBOSS

"You'll gain not only knowledge of your business’ and customers’ needs, but also a strong feeling of empowerment and enthusiasm. The FASTForward teachers and mentors are exceptional resources for business development, and I can't speak highly enough of their commitment and support for your success."

Upcoming Classes


Tuesday, May 18, 2021

Session 1

Defining the Market Problem

Tuesday, May 25, 2021

Session 2

Understanding Your Value Proposition

Tuesday, May 18, 2021

Session 1

Defining the Market Problem

Tuesday, Jun 08, 2021

Session 4

Designing a Sales Pipeline

Tuesday, Jun 15, 2021

Session 5

Pivoting to Reach New Markets

Tuesday, Jun 22, 2021

Session 6

Building Sales Channels

Tuesday, Jun 29, 2021

Session 7

Linking Your Sales Plan with Budget

Tuesday, Jul 06, 2021

Session 8

Defining Goals and Plan

Tuesday, Jul 13, 2021

Session 9

Building a Growth Roadmap

Tuesday, Jul 020, 2021

Session 10

Pitching for Partnerships

About the Program

Small-biz.XLR8 offers a proven system for small business owners to grow their business by providing:

  1. Exclusive access to informative pre-class video curriculum that teach business principles
  2. Templates for applying business principles directly to your business
  3. Opportunity to develop, practice pitching, and receive feedback on your business growth plan
  4. An interactive online class with peer discussions
  5. Support of expert instructor and mentor network