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$1,100 inc GST 

…Get Set: validate, test and refine your opportunity and build it into your business model to achieve your high growth potential.

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Get Set

An intensive 15 hour program including self guided online and applied learning spread over 1 week.

Ideal for people with emerging plans to pivot and grow their businesses in response to identified challenges and new opportunities – building, testing and refining your business model you will get ready for growth and derisk the investment required for successful implementation.

People who successfully complete this program may apply for a position in Runway’s intensive two month Grow program.

Learn and apply the techniques used by successful scaleups

With participation capped at 10 people per group to maximise engagement and the quality of interactive learning, the program is delivered in 3 x 2 hour facilitated sessions over 7 days; with an additional 3 hours of self guided online and applied learning informing each session.

In this program you will…

  • build out, test and refine your business model to pivot and grow
  • refine your value proposition and draft a new Minimum Viable Product (MVP)
  • communicate your value by developing a pitch.
Nicole Mas

Nicole Mas

Learning and Development Lead – “The Informer"

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Why did you join Runway?
To weave my passion for education with entrepreneurship! I’m excited to support people to build a business they love to show up for and to have a community that supports that spirit.

What would you like to be known for?
Having tons of fun while getting $%@! done.

Who would you invite to dinner?
The cast of the Baroness von Sketch show.

Nichola Sleight

Nichola Sleight

General Manager

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Why did you join Runway?
Every day I get to share in the energy of new business – the excitement, enthusiasm, challenges and successes. I get to see people use their knowledge to shape their own futures and to create new solutions. What’s not to love about that!

What would you like to be known for?
I would like to be known as someone that encourages others to be the best they can be.

Who would you invite to dinner?
I’d have dinner with anyone if I didn’t have to cook, however I think dinner conversation with Coco Chanel would be scintillating.

Linda Wong

Linda Wong

Chief Entrepreneur

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Why did you join Runway?
For its AMAZING people, AMAZING spaces and AMAZING programs

What would you like to be known for?
An expert and go-to-person in experiential learning and just for making a difference.

Who would you invite to dinner?
Nelson Mandela

David Huggan

David Huggan

Business Development

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Why did you join Runway?
I joined Runway because the company is helping regions around Australia to grow their startup communities, and are doing particularly well with the Runway Virtual platform right now as we all grow more used to working from home. The team is very friendly, positive and innovative.

What would you like to be known for?
Being professional and humorous; easy to work with.

Who would you invite to dinner?
Stephen King, Jacinda Ardern and Bruce McAvaney – what an interesting chat that would be!

David Spear

David Spear

Head of Growth

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Why did you join Runway?
Because now, perhaps more than ever, business innovation and entrepreneurial spirit are required to build an economy fit for the 21st Century; and I wanted to be part of the team taking the lead on that.

What would you like to be known for?
My ability to bring new ideas into reality that are strategic and create impact.

Who would you invite to dinner?
Elon Musk!

How much does this program cost?
This program costs $1,100 including GST.

Do you offer a discount if I sign up for more than one program?
Yes. We offer a discount of 15% on the full price when you sign up to do the Get Ready and Get Set programs sequentially, reducing the total cost from $2,470 to $2,148 including GST.

What are the class sizes for this program?
The program is capped at 10 participants per group to ensure high quality engagement and learning experinces.

What if I decide not to proceed with my emerging plans to pivot or grow part way through the program?
We don’t provide refunds, but if you do decide not to proceed to implementation, that’s okay… take what you’ve learnt and apply it to your next big idea!

How will I be supported thougout this program?
You will have direct contact with the program facilitator who will coach and support you through the process; and access to the wider Runway Community via Runway Virtual.

Can I apply to join the Grow Program and skip the Get Ready and Get Set programs?
It is highly recommended that people intending to apply for a position in Runway’s Grow program first complete the Get Ready and Get Set program, as testing and validating your growth plan feasibility is a prerequisite to entry and success.

The Runway Get Set program has a competitive entry process. You will need to apply and demomstrate you have a tested, validated opportunity to pivot or grow ready to go.

Most people achieve this by completing the Runway Get Ready program first, giving them the best shot at success winning a place in the Get Set program.

To apply, register your interest below and we will contact you to arrange a suitable time to discuss and advance your application with our course leaders and facilitators.

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Runway is grateful for the support and collaboration of its key partner organsations.

How can we help?

Connect with one of our friendly Runway staff to learn more, ask questions or get help. We would love to hear from you, so please provide some key details and we will be in touch as soon as we can.