Want to grow your business whilst doing less?
We know that most business owners are working too hard, trying to drive their businesses forward. They may look successful to those on the outside, but inside they are feeling exhausted and frustrated, often spending too much of their time fire fighting and chasing the wrong goals.
If you want to find a simpler way to grow your business, increase your profits and make a bigger impact, we can help.
We’ll give you the right business model, marketing strategy and processes to build a purposeful, profitable business, without the burnout.
Leadership & business coaching to help scale your purpose & profit, without burning out
True Profit Business Models
Marketing Strategy & Systems
Pricing, Packaging & Productisation
Purposeful Vision & Business Planning
True Profit Growth Flow
Discover how to turn feast and famine into an Ebb & Flow™ throughout your year and avoid launch fatigue and the exhausting creation treadmill.
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Get a plan to commercialise your purpose so you can make the money you want AND make the big difference you want; purpose and profit can work together.
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Whether it’s more money you want, more time, more freedom or to create more impact, Momentum will give you need to grow a purposeful, playful and profitable business.
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Testimonials & Featured Clients
Joy Burnford, MD of My Confidence Matters
Momentum 2018 to 2020
- Increased authority as a Forbes contributor
- A clear plan on how to have strategic high-level conversations
- Moving from operating in a BCB space into a B2B space and being positioned as a leading edge researcher on gender equality
Luck’s Yard Clinic
Solid systems in place, dream team hired & confidence to launch a new coaching business alongside her thriving family clinic
From overwhelmed to tech confident, Adele’s new lead generation system is rocking her business
Confidence skyrocketed because 95% of enquires are saying YES to her new programme and referrals are coming in with ease
From travelling miles every day to now having the time to focus on developing her successful online business while achieving a healthy work/life balance
Latest Blogs From Karen Skidmore
You know far more than you give yourself credit for. However, trusting yourself to know this and using your intuition to help you grow a business is not a natural way for many of us. If you are like a lot of people who I work with, you have spent much of your...
Do you believe referrals are good for business? I'm guessing that that the majority of answers to this are going to be a big, fat yes. It's always lovely to have new clients come to you because you've been recommended. Speaking to these people makes the whole selling...
Earlier this year, at the start of our first lockdown, I wrote about the dangers of blind hope. A friend introduced me to the Stockdale Paradox, which seemed fitting at the time. We were all in full crisis management, dealing with school closures, businesses shutting...
Many of us are really great at crisis management. In an emergency, our flight-or-fight instincts kick in and we just know what the right thing to do is in that moment. I look back to March of this year, and I saw myself and many others rise to the occasion to deal...
What does doing less look like? This was a question that someone asked me this week (thanks Linda!). I write and talk a lot about the idea of doing less; my sign-off tag is Do Less, Be More, Play Bigger. And I get that it can sound like a little abstract. Images of...
Has anyone ever said to you 'trust the process'? I used to hate this phase; I felt it was such a 'coachy' thing to say and it irritated the pants off me when anyone tried to use it with me. It's often said in the context of someone working hard, trying to get...