Who it’s for: Northstar:Create is an 8-week launch intensive, suitable for anyone with an idea or looking to create something new. It's also ideal for businesses which are looking to launch something new, pivot or redefine their work.
Price: Eight weekly instalments of $250 (plus GST)
OR $1,800 (plus GST) if you pay upfront in full: save $200 and make your accountant really happy! (plus GST)
Location: Tonsley, South Australia. There will also be the option of joining via Zoom.
When: Starts 1 April 2022, ends 27 May 2022. Weekly sessions will be held on a Thursday or a Wednesday.
Emily has spent 25 years supporting clients to create and grow thriving businesses. Before establishing Human Brands in 2004, Emily held senior strategic roles at some of the world's largest advertising agencies.
Together with her team of designers, writers and marketers, Human Brands helps client-based businesses attract the right clients, make good money and do work that they love.
Emily has worked with more than 600 organisations at every stage of their journey, from local start-ups to household names like Telstra, Wrigley's Gum and Kids’ Helpline.
From a family of writers, artists and Huckleberry Finn engineers, Emily was raised with the idea that anything is possible, and everything is worth doing with passion and focus.
A powerful combination of strategy and mentoring
Emily has a unique combination of skills and experience:
- Experienced brand and marketing strategist
- Knows how to use the strategic tools the big brands use
- 25 years experience growing thriving businesses
- A coaching style which brings courage and clarity.
She is a qualified Hubspot inbound marketer, an internationally certified NLP practitioner and an experienced coach.
Emily has been published in Marketing Magazine, lectured at the AWARD Advertising School and won three ADMA Effectiveness awards.
She's also a mentor and judge for the award-winning Flinders University VentureDorm programme.
Growth, freedom and purpose
Thanks for your excellent questions. I've listed our answers below to help others decide if this program is suitable for them.
Who is Northstar:Create for?
Northstar:Create is for purpose-driven owners of service businesses. It's designed specifically for anyone who is yearning to escape the nine-to-five; turn a side hustle into a day job; create something new or reposition their business.
My business is just an idea: is this suitable for me?
Yes indeedy! Northstar:Create will support you to design and launch a brand new business concept.
My business is already established. I just need help to make it grow.
Northstar:Create is all about getting new concepts off the ground. If you are looking to grow an established business, we would encourage you to consider Northstar:Grow, a 12-month, transformative mastermind-style program for small business owners in growth stage: you can read more about Northstar:Grow here.
How many places are available?
Our groups are all about deep connection and authentic support. For this reason we keep them to between 6 and 9 members. There will also be opportunities to connect with other groups who are at a different stage of their Northstar journey.
Can you hold a place for me?
I'm sorry but in the interest of fairness, places will be allocated to the first people to book and pay.
What if I don't get a place?
You will be able to join the waiting list for the next round of Northstar:Create (date TBC).
What day will the sessions be held on?
Group sessions will be held on a Thursday or a Wednesday (we will ask your preference at the time of booking).
How about the 1:1 coaching?
You will be able to book a time that suits you, using our online calendar.
Where will the CEO Days and Content Sprints be held?
At Tonsley in South Australia. If the distance is a challenge you are welcome to join us online.
I have more questions!
All good :) Drop me a line (firstname.lastname@example.org) and we can chat some more.