For Indigenous Tourism & Hospitality Entrepreneurs

Firecircle helps you bring your ideas to life through its easy-to-follow, five-step, 25-workshop program, with a series of animated online and live video workshops, step-by-step guidance, expert, sustained mentorship and online resources that will inspire you, build your knowledge, fan the flames of your business vision, provide you with a solid foundation in the fundamentals of business sustainability and give you the confidence to fulfill your potential.

If you’ve got a business idea, need help with the business you have, or are working on your The Original Original mark of excellence, it’s highly recommended to apply for this amazing and 100% fully-funded and mentored opportunity for ITAC members.

Innovative, simple business planning in 5 easy steps.

  1. Kindle your tourism vision to maximize your opportunity.
  2. Ignite your tourism brand story to differentiate and compete.
  3. Fire up your tourism operations to burn the brightest.
  4. Spark up your tourism design to outshine the competition.
  5. Blaze your way to pricing, packaging, marketing & cash flow for true financial success.

Over the course of the 5-step program, you are fully supported in your entrepreneurial journey. Here’s what you’ll learn:

STEP ONE: Your Tourism Vision and the Opportunity. In Step One we explore your tourism idea, including your vision and motivations for starting your business. We will also explore what the real opportunity is for your business idea in the marketplace.

STEP TWO: Developing Your Tourism Brand Story. Step Two takes you through what it means to build your unique tourism brand. We coach you through 5 key steps to build your brand story in a way that will deeply connect with your customers.

STEP THREE: Designing Your Tourism Operations. Step Three is about designing your business operations -both in front of your guests and behind the scenes. We coach you on organizing your operations according to your vision and your brand story.

STEP FOUR: Designing Your Tourism Products and Services. In Step Four, we get creative with your physical design. Step Four guides you through the planning and presentation of your physical environment and services to work with your business operations.

STEP FIVE: Pricing, Packaging, Marketing and Cash Flow. Step Five is all about making money and organizing it! The Firecircle 5×5 Method™ties together everything to complete your Sales, Marketing and Distribution Strategy and to understand your Cashflow. Download a full overview of the program HERE.

What to expect after completion?

Accreditation: Earn a certificate of completion in the Firecircle5x5 Method™ Tourism Entrepreneur Program. It’s one of the most comprehensive and applicable tourism business education opportunities available outside of post-secondary education.

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Apply Now to the program.

Registration for the Firecircle 5×5 Method™ Tourism Entrepreneur Accelerator Program is now open.