Spaceworks Incubator - Services for Small Businesses

We encourage entrepreneurs who are seeking to launch or grow a thriving business to participate in our Incubator program. To join, you must attend our hands-on, step-by-step, strategy-building Entrepreneur Success Workshop.

The participants of the Entrepreneur Success Workshop will be invited to apply to the Spaceworks Incubator which offers the following services

Business Planning Cohort

  • Class length: 3 hours every week for 12 weeks
  • Class size: 12 businesses
  • Outcomes: business planning, research, and strategy for feasibility and efficiency

Financial Management Cohort for Existing Businesses

  • Class length: 3 hours every week for 8 weeks
  • Class size: 12 businesses
  • Outcomes: learn how to read your financial statements and understand how to make informed financial decisions in your business

Specialized Workshops

  • Length: 1.5 hours to 3 hours
  • Outcomes: in-depth view on a specific topic
  • Example topics: social media integration, hiring employees, customer journeys, etc.

Business Coaching

  • Work one-on-one with a professional business coach
  • Outcomes: grow or pivot your business

Ongoing Support

  • Media
    • Spaceworks helps promote your business through social media, blog posts, press releases, and grand opening support as available
  • Expert Consultation
    • Spaceworks pays up to $500 for your business to have a one-time consultation with an expert such as a small business attorney, accountant, graphic designer, etc.
  • Site Consultation
    • Meet with Spaceworks staff to narrow down your wants vs needs in a commercial space. Once you identify a property, we are there to support you in walkthroughs and lease negotiations.
  • Alumni Network
    • Join monthly discussion groups and an online community to grow the creative entrepreneurial ecosystem around Tacoma and Pierce County.

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