Artwork

Contenuto fornito da Sarah St John. Tutti i contenuti dei podcast, inclusi episodi, grafica e descrizioni dei podcast, vengono caricati e forniti direttamente da Sarah St John o dal partner della piattaforma podcast. Se ritieni che qualcuno stia utilizzando la tua opera protetta da copyright senza la tua autorizzazione, puoi seguire la procedura descritta qui https://it.player.fm/legal.
Player FM - App Podcast
Vai offline con l'app Player FM !

Leveraging Government Grant: Path to Business Development and Innovation (with Sylvain Mancuso)

7:37
 
Condividi
 

Manage episode 418700365 series 2812922
Contenuto fornito da Sarah St John. Tutti i contenuti dei podcast, inclusi episodi, grafica e descrizioni dei podcast, vengono caricati e forniti direttamente da Sarah St John o dal partner della piattaforma podcast. Se ritieni che qualcuno stia utilizzando la tua opera protetta da copyright senza la tua autorizzazione, puoi seguire la procedura descritta qui https://it.player.fm/legal.

💡 Guest bio

Sarah St. John is the host of the Frugalpreneur podcast, where she features bootstrapped entrepreneurs and shares their tips, tricks, tactics, techniques, and tools for building a successful business. Through her showcase episodes, she hopes to provide valuable takeaways for her listeners to implement in their own bootstrap business journey. Sarah is dedicated to helping entrepreneurs navigate the ups and downs of building a business and is passionate about sharing the stories of both successes and failures along the way. Tune in to the Frugalpreneur podcast to learn from Sarah and her featured guests as they share their wisdom and insights.

ℹ️ Introduction

In this episode of the Frugalpreneur podcast, we feature Sylvain, a bootstrapped entrepreneur who shares his journey of integrating online components into his healthcare business. Sylvain initially faced the challenge of time constraints and limited reach in his therapy sessions, which led him to develop a hybrid in-person and online program. He emphasizes the importance of customer discovery and leveraging grants and university partnerships for business development. Sylvain also discusses creating passive income for clinics through ebooks and the potential for businesses to expand their revenue streams online. Tune in for valuable insights and practical tips to apply in your own entrepreneurial journey.

📚 Timestamped overview

00:00 Transition from trapeze to expanding therapy business.

04:53 Ebook helps clinics create passive income online.

❇️ Key topics and bullets

Primary Topic: Sylvain's Entrepreneurial Journey

- Starting as a Trapeze Therapist

- Transition to Osteopathy

- Limitations of 1-on-1 Therapy Sessions

- The Need to Reach More People and Support Patients After Clinic Visits

- Evolution of Healthcare and the Introduction of Online Components

- Challenges in Introducing In-Person and Online Programs

- Importance of Supporting Patients at Home

- Balancing In-Person and Online Programs for Better Results

Primary Topic: Bootstrapping the Business

- Initially Working Alone and Taking Numerous Courses

- Collaboration with Startup Garages for Grants

- Developing The Chenek Platform for Clinics

- Spending Hours Learning and Doing Tasks Due to Limited Resources

- Time and Effort Invested in Bootstrapping

- Learning Curve in Developing the Platform and Customer Discovery

- Using Clinics as Guinea Pigs for Business Solutions

- Leveraging Customer Discovery as a Big Win

Primary Topic: Leveraging Grants and Governmental Support

- Leveraging Grants in a Small Province

- Connecting with NRC for Grants

- Developing Solutions Without Significant Financial Investment

- Collaborating with University for Serious Business Credibility

- Importance of Spending Time on Grant Applications

Primary Topic: Creating Passive Income and Business Transformations

- Developing Ebooks to Help Clinicians Create Passive Income

- Changing the Business Paradigm to Embrace Online Income

- Encouraging Businesses to Serve Clients After the Sale

- Emphasizing the Value of Repeat Sales and Customer Support

- Highlighting the Importance of Adding Value to Customers with Online Support

Primary Topic: Conclusion

- Sarah St John’s Expresses Hope for the Value Received by Listeners

- Invitation for Potential Guests to Share Their Stories on the Podcast

❓ Questions

1. What inspired Sylvain to transition from working as a trapeze artist to becoming an entrepreneur in the healthcare industry?

2. In what ways did Sylvain's background as a therapist influence his decision to incorporate online components into his business model?

3. What were some of the challenges Sylvain faced when initially developing his platform, especially without a tech background?

4. How did Sylvain navigate the process of customer discovery and use his clinics as a testing ground for his platform?

5. What strategies did Sylvain employ to secure funding for his business, especially in a small province like Brunswick?

6. How did Sylvain engage with NRC and other governmental agencies to obtain grants for his business development?

7. What role did university partnerships play in lending credibility to Sylvain's business and platform?

8. What insights does Sylvain share about creating passive income for clinics and developing online revenue streams for businesses?

9. How does Sylvain emphasize the importance of businesses extending their customer support beyond the initial sale to grow their revenue?

10. Lastly, what key takeaways can entrepreneurs glean from Sylvain's journey and business tactics, and how can they implement these insights into their own business ventures?

Resources

Follow the Frugalpreneur:

https://www.frugal.show/

Sponsor Frugalpreneur:

https://www.frugal.show/p/sponsor-the-show/

Leave a Message for the Show

https://podinbox.com/frugalpreneur

Grab Your Free E-Books:

https://www.ampmypod.com/freebook

Join the Free Community:

https://www.skool.com/ampmypod

Get Your Podcast Audited:

https://www.ampmypod.com/audit

https://www.mancusoclinic.com

  continue reading

259 episodi

Artwork
iconCondividi
 
Manage episode 418700365 series 2812922
Contenuto fornito da Sarah St John. Tutti i contenuti dei podcast, inclusi episodi, grafica e descrizioni dei podcast, vengono caricati e forniti direttamente da Sarah St John o dal partner della piattaforma podcast. Se ritieni che qualcuno stia utilizzando la tua opera protetta da copyright senza la tua autorizzazione, puoi seguire la procedura descritta qui https://it.player.fm/legal.

💡 Guest bio

Sarah St. John is the host of the Frugalpreneur podcast, where she features bootstrapped entrepreneurs and shares their tips, tricks, tactics, techniques, and tools for building a successful business. Through her showcase episodes, she hopes to provide valuable takeaways for her listeners to implement in their own bootstrap business journey. Sarah is dedicated to helping entrepreneurs navigate the ups and downs of building a business and is passionate about sharing the stories of both successes and failures along the way. Tune in to the Frugalpreneur podcast to learn from Sarah and her featured guests as they share their wisdom and insights.

ℹ️ Introduction

In this episode of the Frugalpreneur podcast, we feature Sylvain, a bootstrapped entrepreneur who shares his journey of integrating online components into his healthcare business. Sylvain initially faced the challenge of time constraints and limited reach in his therapy sessions, which led him to develop a hybrid in-person and online program. He emphasizes the importance of customer discovery and leveraging grants and university partnerships for business development. Sylvain also discusses creating passive income for clinics through ebooks and the potential for businesses to expand their revenue streams online. Tune in for valuable insights and practical tips to apply in your own entrepreneurial journey.

📚 Timestamped overview

00:00 Transition from trapeze to expanding therapy business.

04:53 Ebook helps clinics create passive income online.

❇️ Key topics and bullets

Primary Topic: Sylvain's Entrepreneurial Journey

- Starting as a Trapeze Therapist

- Transition to Osteopathy

- Limitations of 1-on-1 Therapy Sessions

- The Need to Reach More People and Support Patients After Clinic Visits

- Evolution of Healthcare and the Introduction of Online Components

- Challenges in Introducing In-Person and Online Programs

- Importance of Supporting Patients at Home

- Balancing In-Person and Online Programs for Better Results

Primary Topic: Bootstrapping the Business

- Initially Working Alone and Taking Numerous Courses

- Collaboration with Startup Garages for Grants

- Developing The Chenek Platform for Clinics

- Spending Hours Learning and Doing Tasks Due to Limited Resources

- Time and Effort Invested in Bootstrapping

- Learning Curve in Developing the Platform and Customer Discovery

- Using Clinics as Guinea Pigs for Business Solutions

- Leveraging Customer Discovery as a Big Win

Primary Topic: Leveraging Grants and Governmental Support

- Leveraging Grants in a Small Province

- Connecting with NRC for Grants

- Developing Solutions Without Significant Financial Investment

- Collaborating with University for Serious Business Credibility

- Importance of Spending Time on Grant Applications

Primary Topic: Creating Passive Income and Business Transformations

- Developing Ebooks to Help Clinicians Create Passive Income

- Changing the Business Paradigm to Embrace Online Income

- Encouraging Businesses to Serve Clients After the Sale

- Emphasizing the Value of Repeat Sales and Customer Support

- Highlighting the Importance of Adding Value to Customers with Online Support

Primary Topic: Conclusion

- Sarah St John’s Expresses Hope for the Value Received by Listeners

- Invitation for Potential Guests to Share Their Stories on the Podcast

❓ Questions

1. What inspired Sylvain to transition from working as a trapeze artist to becoming an entrepreneur in the healthcare industry?

2. In what ways did Sylvain's background as a therapist influence his decision to incorporate online components into his business model?

3. What were some of the challenges Sylvain faced when initially developing his platform, especially without a tech background?

4. How did Sylvain navigate the process of customer discovery and use his clinics as a testing ground for his platform?

5. What strategies did Sylvain employ to secure funding for his business, especially in a small province like Brunswick?

6. How did Sylvain engage with NRC and other governmental agencies to obtain grants for his business development?

7. What role did university partnerships play in lending credibility to Sylvain's business and platform?

8. What insights does Sylvain share about creating passive income for clinics and developing online revenue streams for businesses?

9. How does Sylvain emphasize the importance of businesses extending their customer support beyond the initial sale to grow their revenue?

10. Lastly, what key takeaways can entrepreneurs glean from Sylvain's journey and business tactics, and how can they implement these insights into their own business ventures?

Resources

Follow the Frugalpreneur:

https://www.frugal.show/

Sponsor Frugalpreneur:

https://www.frugal.show/p/sponsor-the-show/

Leave a Message for the Show

https://podinbox.com/frugalpreneur

Grab Your Free E-Books:

https://www.ampmypod.com/freebook

Join the Free Community:

https://www.skool.com/ampmypod

Get Your Podcast Audited:

https://www.ampmypod.com/audit

https://www.mancusoclinic.com

  continue reading

259 episodi

Tutti gli episodi

×
 
Loading …

Benvenuto su Player FM!

Player FM ricerca sul web podcast di alta qualità che tu possa goderti adesso. È la migliore app di podcast e funziona su Android, iPhone e web. Registrati per sincronizzare le iscrizioni su tutti i tuoi dispositivi.

 

Guida rapida