The Entrepreneurial Challenge
You have the passion. You have a business plan. You dream of creating a legacy or a dynasty. The challenge is knowing what you need to succeed as the CEO of YOU. In-order to succeed, you must not just survive, but thrive, in the demanding business world as an entrepreneur. Your business will not thrive, unless you do. Any gold medalist Olympic athlete will tell you, the real challenge is not just in the arena, but it is in the confines of their minds, where they must successfully confront, doubts, distractions, disappointments. This head-trash, kills their focus, and denies them consistent peak performance. They seek out the best coaches to help them stay in the game. Now you can too with entrepreneurial coaching.
The ITHRIVE Entrepreneurism Process
ITHRIVE Entrepreneurism is a scalable executive coaching process specifically for entrepreneurs. It allows you to grow professionally to meet the needs of your existing business. You work 1-on-1 with Board Certified Executive Coach, Andy Dix, to create your customized ITHRIVE Entrepreneurism professional growth program. You prioritize and develop your capabilities to grow as a leader and business owner. You decide how fast you need to see the results of the plan and how often you choose to receive additional coaching support. ITHRIVE Entrepreneurism grows your knowledge and skills at whatever rate you need to achieve your business goals.
ITHRIVE Entrepreneurism is a holistic approach to sustainable, satisfying success. It allows you to fully understand who you are and what you need to do to enjoy the many benefits and overcome the many challenges of entrepreneurism.
I understand what motives and matters most to me. What I need and value to feel most satisfied.
Tolerate differences and disappointments to avoid unnecessary misunderstandings, conflicts and distractions.
Have a coach focused on holding you accountable for your continued professional and personal growth.
Recognize and reduce frustration before it reduces your productivity, objectivity, creativity and performance.
Increase the amount of time you spend using your natural strengths. Employ strategies to nullify and mitigate any personal limitations.
Value-match your values with other people’s values with who you form business alliances.
Eco-system where you can thrive.
The ITHRIVE Entrepreneurism Growth Topics
You are in total control of your professional growth. You decide on the prioritization and timing of whatever topics and frameworks you choose for coaching support.
Possible Coaching Topics:
Hot Buttons of Human Motivation- A core concept for our program. Use the Science of Motivation® to understand why you and other people do what they do, and what causes most frustration, miscommunication and interpersonal conflict.
Entrepreneurs Dashboard- Gain and stay in-control of your business growth. Stay focused on what matters most. Maintain clarity of vision, values and priorities. Stay on your success track.
Unlimited Thinking- Free yourself from your self-imposed, limiting beliefs that are holding you back. Become open to objectively exploring new possibilities.
Your Personal Brand- Be perceived as highly valued by others. Attract the right opportunities and alliances. Build your confidence. Have a framework to which opportunities fit and do not fit.
Productive Conflicts- Engage in productive conflicts that yield desired results and do not burn relationship bridges.
Service Excellence- Keep customers loyal and social media ratings favorable.
Comprehensive Thinking- Make better decisions in a systematic way.
Leading with Confidence- Sharing your vision and inspiring buy-in and belief in others.
Time Management- Create a personal system to ensure you achieve what you prioritize.
Effective Appreciation- Understand and effectively use the “5 Languages of Appreciation at Work” to create and sustain strong working relationships.
Highly Effective Teamwork- Collaborate effectively with others and quickly form highly effective workgroups and teams.
Behavioral Coaching- Eliminate or mitigate any limiting behaviors and replace them with winning behaviors.
Communication and Presentation- Communicate confidently, purposefully and clearly, in individual and group settings.
Execution- Get things done that get your desired results. Move more quickly and efficiently from conception to delivery.
Change Management- Lead effective change programs that result in people changing how they work.
Other topics available as needed.
- Reiss Motivation Profile®, an online assessment of your needs and values. (20-30 minutes)
- Session 1: I understand what motivates me and what I need and value to feel most satisfied. (1 hour telephone session)
- Session 2: Tolerance of differences and disappointments. Use the STAY Method. (1 hour telephone session)
- Session 3: Recognize your frustration triggers and how to use frustration as motivation. (1 hour telephone session)
- Session 4: Increase the amount of time you spend using your natural strengths. Employ strategies to nullify and mitigate any personal limitations. (1 hour telephone session)
- Session 5: Value-match your values with other people’s values with who you form business alliances. (1 hour telephone session)
- Session 6: Creating an eco-system where you can thrive as an entrepreneur. (1 hour telephone session)
- Session 7: Your choice of developmental topic. (1 hour telephone session)
- Session 8: Your choice of developmental topic. (1 hour telephone session)
- Session 9: Your choice of developmental topic. (1 hour telephone session)
- Session 10: Your choice of developmental topic. (1 hour telephone session)
Payment Terms: 50% Prepayment is due prior to beginning the engagement. The remaining balance is due prior to session 5. Any session may be cancelled or rescheduled with two working days’ notice, or will be billed as completed. You may cancel the program at any time and any unused prepayment will be returned in full for unused sessions. Contact us for specifics on pricing.