Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What kind of information am I getting from the success coach during the 30-minute call?

A. The 30-minute call with the success coach consists of the coach asking where you currently stand in creating a business, a review of the program, and ways for you to branch out into their business.

Q. Can I get quality referrals to financial institutions through IFEL?

A. No, we do not refer you to financial institutions.

Q. Do I get a private office with the Virtual plans?

A. No, a private office is not included with the virtual plans.

Q. Are the offices equipped with office supplies? Or do I just get a desk?

A. The offices have heat, and Air conditioning from 8 am until 6 pm. We also provide wireless internet service, and access to copy machine, fax machine with access that can be limited depending on your usage.

Q. Do I get professional help from IFEL members while using my Grow space office, or is there an extra fee for that service?

A. An accelerated membership is required to be a Grow Space member. As part of the accelerated membership, you are entitled to one business meeting a month with a business counselor.

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.


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