Launch Industries is a minority-owned and operated business consulting and contract services firm.We're headquartered in Seattle, Washington and we help entrepreneurs create diverse, equitable, inclusive, sustainable, tech-enabled businesses and non-profit organizations.We provide sound business advice, technical assistance, business support services, and training.
We have over 20 years of experience in organization development, HR/people advisory, and information technology systems, and to-date have served over 300 locally-owned Seattle-based businesses.Launch Industries operates the Launchpad, a free co-working space located in West Seattle as a resource for small business owners.
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Business Consulting, Technical Assistance, & Contract Services
We work at all stages of the employment life cycle, and can help you effectively execute your recruiting processes, employee onboarding procedures, training plans, performance management system, and exit process.We also can manage certain aspects of these systems on an ongoing basis as needed.
marketing & web
We can help develop and bring your brand online, including logo design, social media setup, web-design for self-managed websites, and create a brand kit and marketing materials, including graphics for socials, web banners, ads, and print material.We can also help put together a marketing plan and calendar.
We can help you establish or update your Standard Operating Procedures, design new processes, and help you strengthen and streamline the technology that supports your business model.
We can help you update or design your employee training programs and systems, write training manuals, train your management and supervisory staff (i.e. "train-the-trainer"), and bring consistency and confidence to the training process.
We're experts in small business startup and management, so if you need help with anything from financing to grants, to credit repair, food costing, scheduling tips, project management help, or just help establishing good best practices, let us know.We're happy to help!
PAYROLL & BENEFITS
We can streamline your payroll procedures andpayroll system, and manage your payroll processes if needed.We can help establish benefits programs or take a look at your existing comp plan, conduct employee benefit surveys, and more.We offer payroll management services powered by the #1 small business payroll platform in the world, Gusto.
BUSINESS startup & ADMINISTRATION
If you need help forming your business and setting it up from scratch, we're experts.We can help you file your business license, form an entity through the Secretary of State, obtain your EIN, file with any other state or county agencies as applicable, and help you establish systems for administration of your business, and technology tools to support your operation such as accounting, scheduling, payroll, Google Workspace, password management tools, and other essential softwares.