Frequently Asked Questions
What is sixty:forty?
In a nutshell, sixty:forty is a multi-side platform that connects people so that small business gets done. Small business powers the world. We recognise and love that and want to see small business unleash its full potential.
What does that mean and how do we do that?
You will have all seen the statistics about the numbers of small business and . If you haven’t – here’s a quick cliff notes. This highlights just how important it is to keep an energised and profitable small business sector. Entrepreneurship can truly deliver a better world.
We deliver on this through the programs that we offer.
The programs provide a way for you to learn about the fundamentals of business without having to go back to school. The goal is to deliver the learning in such a way that you can instantly apply it in your business.
We provide you with a way to find new Opportunity within your business. To unlock the resources that are inside your business and to push it forward into new areas of growth
How do I Join?
To join is easy, you simply need to register your name, email and address details and you will get access to our platform. We have membership types that suit all budgets – including FREE so you can try it out.
The How to Join is as easy as entering your details into our online form, and accepting the invite that gets sent to your email address.
The more important question though, is WHO do you register as? At sixty:forty we are a platform that seeks to connect people and create empowered small business owners. We do that through training & education, opportunity and community.
If you are an aspiring entrepreneur, a creator and innovator – then the best path for you to follow is to join our Lab Program. The Lab program is our little hatchery where we share with you all of the tried and tested ways to start your business – from the ground up right through until you launch into the bright world.
This includes equipping you with the skills that you need to ensure that you have covered the Why, Idea, Testing, MVP and Launch – so that you are starting your new business with your absolute best foot forward. To do this our programs delve into your Business Why (your USP or Value Proposition), Products, your Sales Process and Design, Branding, Finance, Legals and we even help put you in touch with people to get your prototypes built (no matter whether they are digital or physical).
Once you are up and running though we do move you from our little hatching area into the Small Business Program – but you still get to keep coming back to test new ideas that you might have for new products or service lines in your business.
If you already own and operate a Small Business, or are the manager of a Small Business then signing up as a ‘Small Business Owner’ s definitely the way you should go.
Now Small Business Owners are the backbone of the economy and provide a major force for good.
If you provide services to Small Businesses, then registering as a Provider is your path. So it doesn’t matter whether you are a Service Professional, a Creative Professional or a business that provides goods and services to Small Business Owners – then this is where you want to be.
Whats in the membership – Lab?
There are four membership options in the Lab. The Lab is not an ongoing membership – it is a point in time. Once you have graduated from the Lab you transition into a Small Business Owner.
While you can start for Free, to get a really great base (plus 3 months full access to the platform) you can subscribe to the Lab for a one-off price of only $495.