Together we can help West Ward small businesses re-start, recover, and thrive.
DON'T STRUGGLE ALONE. GET THE HELP YOU NEED TO MAKE IT THROUGH THESE TOUGH TIMES.
All work is done remotely via phone and video conference.
We will create a Success Circles team for you made up of business experts to help you:
Get sales going again
Attract new clientele
Increase your online presence
Ramp up your marketing
Get your financials in order
Address supply chain disruptions
Review contracts, leases and other business legal matters
Manage re-opening related HR issues
Comply with social distancing requirements
Our work with you can range from strategic to tactical, high level to down in the trenches. Our Success Circles volunteers will help you get things done. Whether your priority is survival or you have an imminent opportunity for growth, we are here to help you make it happen.
Complete an application
Schedule a needs assessment call
We match you with your Success Circles team
You and your team create a work plan and get to work!
Interested in Volunteering?
All work is done remotely by phone and video conferencing.
We can use whatever time you have available:
Work on a short project
Contribute a set number of hours per week
Answer questions online
Offer a webinar or free business services
It's easy to get involved!
Tell us your area of expertise and how much time you can volunteer.
We match you with a small business that can use your expertise.
We provide easy to use project management and tracking tools.
Make a difference for our small business community and help rebuild our economy.
We need expertise in many different areas:
Business model reinvention
Copy writing/Content development
Culinary arts/Restaurant management
Real estate - commercial leasing
Real estate - development
Sales strategy/Sales training
Supply chain management
Join the fight to save our small business community and stimulate our economy using your professional skills
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We're All In This Together
The Institute for Entrepreneurial Leadership (IFEL), founded in 2002, is an independent, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that supports economic development through entrepreneurship. We are experts in creating and implementing small business programming in support of larger economic development objectives. Our services and programs help ambitious “every day” entrepreneurs gain access to the knowledge, networks, and capital necessary to succeed in business.