Gurus Commitment & Guidelines
- You have successfully run your own business for at least 10 years or have the equivalent experience. (If you aren’t sure about this please contact Jeffco BRC)
- You have a strong desire to give back and make a difference on a local level!
- You understand the importance of sharing your experience and ideas with future business owners.
- You agree to participate in the Gurus program for a minimum of one calendar year from the time your application is approved.
- You are willing set aside a minimum of one hour a month for to spend with your mentoring partner. You are welcome to meet more frequently if you choose.
- You agree to comply with our confidentiality policy, by not sharing what you and the program participant discusses, with anyone but Jeffco BRC.
- You agree to participate in an annual survey for the purpose of program improvements and share any ideas you may have.
Jeffco BRC’s Commitment to all Gurus:
- We will qualify all program applicants – both mentors and participants.
- We welcome all communication from both mentors and participants and appreciate feedback in efforts to improve the Gurus program. This will include an annual satisfaction surveys once a year.
- All information shared with Jeffco BRC will remain confidential.
- Jeffco BRC will provide meeting space for mentoring if requested with advanced scheduling.
- Your business and contact info will be listed on the Jeffco BRC’s Gurus on-line directory.
- All mentors will have the option to use of the Gurus logo for marketing purposes.
Annual Sponsor: Gurus Program Partner $100.00 Donation
- Your Business Logo will be featured on Gurus page and an enhanced listing on the Jeffco BRC Gurus online directory. Industry Exclusive: No more than 4 – 6 sponsorships available per industry/category.
- You will be allowed to use the Gurus Logo for any of your online or print marketing collateral, signifying that you are a participant in this program.
- Your Business cards will be featured on the Guru Wall Rack at Jeffco BRC resource wall
- Your business will be considered a preferred partner for all referrals given by Jeffco BRC and featured with an enhanced listing on the Gurus online directory
- All business owners who meet the program guidelines are eligible to participate. Jeffco BRC is seeking members from all industries. We appreciate your consideration and support and look forward to working with you in the future!