Services

Whether you are thinking of starting a business, or are ready to 
launch now, The Courage Group can help you.

The Courage Group Value

  • You start-up faster.
  • You start-up correctly.
  • You aboid costly start-up mistakes
  • You save time, no running around.
  • You get valuable start-up advice
  • You get 20 years’ experience

Exploring Entrepreneurship

$299

Thinking of starting your own business, but are sacred 
of the many unknowns? Need to know and understand 
the key requirements and barriers before launching?
Details
This virtual session, with Founder Neil F. Anderson, is the
perfect opportunity to learn how to successfully launch your own business the right way. Only faster, and with less mystery. Topics covered include key, pre-start-up to do’s, why business plans and intellectual property still matter, the 20 critical first steps, the 25 step-by-step start-up process, the top entrepreneur skills needed, how to organize your new business, the winning start-up pathway, getting the word out through publicity, proven start-up survival tips, and helpful entrepreneur resources to save you both time and money.

Essential Launch

$699

Want to start your own business but don’t know exactly
where and how to begin? Don’t spend countless hours
searching for experienced start-up expertise. 
Details
  • Free initial consultation 
  • Essential, pre-start-up to do’s 
  • 20 Critical First Steps 
  • Essential Entrepreneur Traits & Skills 
  • Choosing your business entity 
  • Why writing a business plan matters 
  • Proven, sample business plan outline/template 
  • How to write your business plan faster 
  • Naming your business consulting 
  • The big picture start-up path 
  • Obtaining & protecting your intellectual property 
  • Financing your business methods 
  • Insuring your small business/101
  • The 25, key start-up steps to success  
  • Months 1-3 next steps/process mapping 
  • Months 3-12 next steps/process mapping
  • Years 1-3 next steps/process mapping/timetable review 
  • Essential business image requirements 
  • Essential start-up marketing consulting 
  • Why getting free publicity matters 
  • Identifying key pre-publicity needs 
  • Developing your media publicity campaign/template 
  • How to “e-pitch” for speaking opportunities/template  
  • How to “e-pitch” senior management for alliance opportunities/template 
  • How to “e-pitch” the media a story/segment idea/ template 
  • Proven, media talking points/template 
  • Essential start-up sales consulting 
  • Essential sales kit components 
  • Essential customer/client service agreement/template 
  • Social media resource guide 
  • Essential entrepreneur resource recommendations 
  • Essential, avoiding the start-up graveyard advice

Premium Launch

$999

Need to formally organize a Minnesota Corporation or LLC? Interested in spending time navigating the regulatory, government paperwork maze? We will accurately complete, and process your business registrations, tax ids for you. You also get start-up consulting.
Details
  • Free initial consultation 
  • Naming your business consulting
  • Trademark Name Availability/Identical Search
  • Internet Domain Name Availability Search
  • MN/Secretary of State/Business Name Availability Search
  • Process/File/Obtain/Articles of Incorporation/Organization Within 24 Hours
  • Process/File/Obtain/IRS-Federal Tax ID Number (FEIN)
  • Prepare/Process IRS Form 2553 (Elect S Corporation)
  • Prepare/Process/State of Minnesota/Business Tax ID Registration
  • MN Department of Human Services/New-Hire Reporting/Process
  • MN Unemployment Insurance/New Employer Registration/Process
  • MN Business License Requirement Check
  • Corporate Forms Kit/How to Operate Your S/C Corp
  • LLC Forms Kit/How to Operate Your LLC (limited Liability Company)
  • Essential, pre-start-up to do’s 
  • 20 Critical First Steps 
  • Essential Entrepreneur Traits & Skills
  • Why writing a business plan matters 
  • Proven, sample business plan outline/template 
  • How to write your business plan faster
  • The big picture start-up path
  • Obtaining & protecting your intellectual property 
  • Financing your business methods 
  • Insuring your small business/101 
  • The 25, key start-up steps to success  
  • Your months 1-3 next steps/process mapping 
  • Your months 3-12 next steps/process mapping 
  • Your years 1-3 next steps/process mapping/timetable review 
  • Essential business image requirements
  • Essential start-up marketing consulting
  • Why getting free publicity matters
  • Identifying key pre-publicity needs
  • Developing your media publicity campaign/template
  • How to “e-pitch” for speaking opportunities/template
  • How to “e-pitch” senior management for alliance opportunities/template
  • How to “e-pitch” the media a story/segment idea/ template
  • Proven, media talking points/template
  • Essential start-up sales consulting
  • Essential sales kit components
  • Essential customer/client service agreement/template
  • Social media resource guide
  • Essential entrepreneur resource recommendations
  • Essential, avoiding the start-up graveyard advice
HEADQUARTERS ADDRESS

6844 5th Ave So
Richfield, MN 55423
United States of America

(612)-388-0549