does this sound like you?
You feel chained to your desk in a job that doesn't inspire you or, worse still,
doesn't even recognise all the extra time and effort you're putting in
You're fed up of all the internal politics or feel you're in a toxic environment that jars with your values and beliefs
You dream of less stress, less politics, less hours, more choice, more flexibility and more money!
You crave more time to explore your passions, such as travel or family and want a more flexible working life
You've been dreaming about starting a creative, freelance or online business and believe that your time is now!
i hear you lady!
I’ve was standing exactly where you are now not too long ago – craving more time, more freedom and more flexibility. I decided to devise a plan that enabled me to get my business up and running in just 3 months and finally take the leap. I can honestly say that I have never looked back. If being your own boss is something you’ve been dreaming about, I would love to invite you to do EVERYTHING you can to make it a reality.
so boss lady,
We both know that there is more to life than climbing that slippery, corporate ladder only to realise the hamster wheel is the same – even from those dizzy heights.
I’m guessing you’ve known this for a while…but FEAR of FAILURE, SCARCITY and straight up PROCRASTINATION can sometimes hold us captive in a working world that we know we don’t belong. Stuck in a frustrating or even toxic environment where you can’t be yourself or see any real room for progression.
I know that you’re not scared of hard work – you can hustle with the best of them! – but you would much rather be building your own dream than someone else’s empire!
You’re also at a point where you need more time, space and flexibility to pursue your other passions such as travel or starting/raising a family.
Well I want you to know something.
I mean it when I say that ALL OF THESE DESIRES are within your reach. You just have to believe AND take inspired action in order to live your dreams.
Your DREAMS of…
…less stress, less politics, less hours. More choice, more flexibility and more money!
…a business that enables you to pick and choose who you work with, the hours you work and the projects you work on!
…a working environment that feels energising and inspiring, playful and fun!
…your dream of a profitable, drama-free business that plays in harmony with the rest of your life NOT against it.
THE PROBLEM IS, RIGHT NOW, THE THOUGHT OF TAKING THE LEAP INTO ENTREPRENEURSHIP ALL FEELS A LITTLE LIKE A PIPE DREAM.
The very idea of starting a business from scratch, whilst there are bills to pay, mouths to feed and lifestyles to maintain sometimes feels a little…well crazy!
Not to mention your HECTIC schedule – where would you even find the time?!
Having a ‘good week’ this week and today work doesn’t seem so bad (until the next stress inducing meeting/project/deadline);
Desperate to bring in more income and toying with the idea of starting a ‘side-gig’ to begin with
Feeling frustrated in your current situation, but just want to stick it out till the next promotion or pay rise (even though you know that it always looks much better on paper than it does in your actual bank account each month!);
Full of great business ideas, but feel unsure which one to go with;
Aware that work has really knocked your confidence and you’re not even sure you have what it takes to go it alone;
100% willing and ready to make a go of it but have got absolutely NO IDEA – where to start!
what if i told you that all this could change?
NOT TOO LONG AGO I WAS STUCK IN A RUT
The reason I love the work that I do is because not too long ago I felt completely trapped.
I remember being stressed out, snappy at home and constantly overwhelmed by the demands at work.
You see, alongside my high-pressured corporate career, I was also care-giving for my mum and sister with MS as well as trying to start fertility treatment with my husband - who at the time had just been made redundant from work. I almost felt like I was living a double life of being a bad*ss in the boardroom one minute then having almost daily anxiety attacks the next. I had fully thrown myself into my work and as a result had damaged my most important relationships including the one I had with myself. Unsurprisingly, all of these pressures combined had began to impact my own health. I was totally burnt out and knew that something had to change.
Being a bit of an 'over planner' myself I decided to created a rock-solid exit plan and successfully to launched my digital training consultancy within 3 months - growing it to a 6-figure business in under a year.
It wasn't easy by any means, but I know for sure that if one person can do it - we all can!
And the impact it's had on my well-being and life has been nothing short of incredible...
TODAY, MY LIFE LOOKS VERY DIFFERENT
SPEED COACHING AT COSMOPOLITAN MAGAZINE’S SELF MADE SUMMIT - UK
MONTH LONG WORK/TRAVEL IN THE CARIBBEAN
- WEST INDIES
EXPLORING THE WORLD & NATURAL THERAPIES
- GOA, INDIA
Fast track a few years and, not only do I run my dream consultancy & coaching business, but I also have the honour of coaching other aspiring female entrepreneurs just like you face their fears and finally ditch corporate life in order to start a business they love.
I chose my hours and have more time and space to spend with my loved ones
I chose my clients and can confidently decline those who don’t align with my values knowing I can find more that ca
I chose my income and enjoy no restrictions on my earning potential
And most importantly for me I can travel the world and have adventures without disrupting my work flow
I don't share this to brag, but to show you that there is really nothing extraordinary about me and to remind you that if one person can do it we all can!
As long as you are ready to dream the dream, do the work and open your mind to what is possible then you too can experience the freedom that comes with being your own boss.
The freedom to wake up when you want and plan your day.
The freedom to take care of your health and exercise or cook when you want.
The freedom to create and earn more money without limitations, reviews or appraisals.
The freedom to just be who you are!
Now nobody is implying that it’s a walk in the park.
Truth is, it takes a lot of focus, discipline and determination for sure and as I said, nothing this good comes easy...
NOW, HERE'S THE UGLY TRUTH ABOUT ENTREPRENEURSHIP
It’s bloody lonely! (And sometimes a little scary too.)
One thing you should know is that I'm all about the real talk so it's important to share some home truths so you can make a balanced decision about starting a business.
The truth is, many people don’t launch successfully because ultimately they don’t have a rock solid, foolproof plan to make their an idea or passion commercially viable. They are lead to believe that some pretty branding, building an audience on social media and maybe some free marketing strategies they may have read/watched online is all they need.
As a result 50% of new businesses fail*. I don’t want that for you. (*SOURCE: FORBES.COM )
I want you to start a rock-solid business with the fundamental elements in place AND I want you to do it quickly so you can spend more time making money from your offering, serving your tribe and scaling your impact.
The reality is, in order for your business to be successful you need to set impeccable foundations in all the key areas of business. No matter how experienced we are, we still need the guidance from people who have been successful before us and the ongoing support from others to keep us accountable.
THAT'S WHY I STARTED THE SAVVY STARTUP CLUB
START YOUR BUSINESS THE SAVVY WAY!
The Savvy Startup Club is a 12 month group coaching programme, where myself and my expert team will be holding your hand through the the first year of entrepreneurship.
We'll be working together to develop your business idea as well as all the fundamental business development stuff that you need to launch strong. Whilst this is a highly practical programme, I am all about ensuring you are creating something that is going to deliver on your desire for a more harmonious life.
Therefore, I will also be there to coach you through the important Mindset Challenges that all new entrepreneurs face - such as fear of failure, impostor syndrome and motivation - to ensure you set yourself and your new business up in a way that supports your dream of more time, money and flexibility to work exactly how you want.
OVER THE 12 MONTHS WE'LL BE WORKING ON:
Developing your #HustleMustle and the visionary outlook so that you are crystal clear on where you want your business and life to be and creating a road map on how to get there
Refining, validating and battle testing your offering so that you feel ready and confident to put it (and yourself!) out into the world
your business SYSTEMS
The crucial elements such as Money & Accounting, Branding, Website Creation, Sales and Marketing
your bespoke launch plan
Helping you design a strategic launch plan that is right for you and your business so that you can begin to drive sales and engagement of your brand
SAVVY STARTUP CLUB membersHIP INCLUDES:
Professional Business Coaching
Weekly group coaching calls with me & to find solutions to your unique business & mindset challenges
Business Building Workshops
Action-by-action tutorials on setting up each of the key areas of your business including: Customer Research, Money Management, Branding, Website, Copy, Sales, Marketing & Launching
Templates & Cheat Sheets
Fill-in-the-blank Worksheets, Cheat Sheets & Swipe Files to aid a speedy and logical business progression
Like-Minded Community Support
Access to a private community of fellow female startups on the same journey to support you with yours
Special Guest Masterclasses
Regular expert master classes & mentoring with my favourite industry Mentors
Access to my very own Virtual Assistant for technical advice & support
Live Events + Meetings
Meet your community IRL every 3 months
READY TO MEET SOME FELLOW SAVVIES?
IT WAS GREAT TO TAP INTO A NETWORK OF OTHER FEMALE ENTREPRENEURS ON THE PROGRAMME. IT'S REALLY ENCOURAGING SUPPORTING EACH OTHER!
My biggest regret is that I didn’t start sooner!
WHAT MAKES THE SAVVY STARTUP DIFFERENT?
The Savvy Startup Club is not just another DIY online course with no support when you need it most.
It’s designed to help you build and launch your business from the ground up, with the expert guidance and
done-with-you coaching that truly empowers you to launch with complete confidence in your ability to start a successful business.
It’s not about blueprints, formulas or one-size signature systems.
Every business is unique, and the Savvy Startup Club enables you tap in to that uniqueness in order to set solid foundations for a successful business.
I won’t be selling false hopes of 7-figure figure sales on day 1, but I will provide you with the practical and emotional tools required to launch a profitable and sustainable business:
…even if you are still in your 9-to-5
…even if you are scared of failing
…even if you are terrified of ‘putting yourself out there’
…even if you have no idea where to start
The Savvy Startup Club helps eliminate all of those fears by providing real, in-person guidance on exactly what you need to focus on in your new business first so that you can take strategic and significant steps towards becoming your own boss and launching a business in the next 12 months.
AS YOUR COACH, MY DREAM FOR YOU IS SIMPLE
I want you to truly understand that there is another way.
Another way to work that doesn’t mean crazy long hours building someone else’s dream without the recognition (or extra pay!)
Another way to work that doesn’t mean putting up with politics and unnecessary work drama that zaps your energy and confidence.
Another way to work that doesn’t mean missing out on loved ones or being chained to a desk for a job you can do anywhere in the world.
It’s YOUR way.
It’s the way that YOU decide to design your dream business (and life!) and I’m here as your coach to help you make that dream a reality as quickly and seamlessly as possible - and make a bloody good living whilst doing so.
The questions is…
are YOU ready to chase that dream?
You’re NOT ready if:
You have absolutely no idea what kind of business you would like to start
You already have a list of reasons why you should stay in your corporate job and secretly hoping things will one day change
You can’t see beyond your financial situation right now or feel prepared to look for any funding solutions
You’re unwilling to step out of your comfort zone or engage in new communities to help grow your business
You're not prepared to try new approaches and just want to do things the way you have always done things in the past
It doesn't matter either way if you don't every become your own boss
You ARE ready if:
You have a good idea of the business you want to start and want to launch quickly
You have good initiative and are not afraid to ask for support
You have always known that you would eventually be your own boss and feel that NOW is the time to get the ball rolling by any means necessary
You are ready to be open, willing to dream and open to trusting the process
You are committed to completing the tried and tested processes suggested for you by me and my team of experts in the programme
You fully intend to successfully launch your business in the next 12 months
SO HERE'S THE THING...
There is no coaching, no programme, no magic pill in the world that is going to help you launch a wildly successful business if you are not prepared to show up for yourself.
If you’re not prepared to look at your situation and decide to wave goodbye to the life you don’t want simply because it feels safe and comfortable.
For many, many years I talked myself out of going solo because the thought of not having the same money coming into the bank every month or appearing like a failure to my peers was too much more me to handle. And that’s okay. But one day I realised that I had a choice to make….
OPTION 1 = stay working the long hours and neglecting my health and happiness OR
OPTION 2 = make a plan and start setting myself up so I could eventually become my own boss
Well, friend – you are now standing in that same place.
It’s time for you to decide if:
You are going to be exactly where you are right now in another 12 months’ time, around the same people and facing the same frustrations and challenges OR
You are going to take inspired action and start designing the life that you REALLY want
Q. When does the Savvy Startup coaching start and end?
If we are a good fit for the community, you can join the coaching programme today and it will run for 12 months.
Q. What is the agenda for the 12 months?
Most of the time the agenda will be led by the unique needs of your business, which we will review together in the weekly calls. The rest of the time we will work on the essentials such as Validation, Customer Research, Funding, Branding, Website, Copy, Sales, Marketing & Launching.
Q. What results can I expect by the end of the coaching?
The coaching is designed with the sole intention to aid you in launching a scale-able business within 12 months.
Ultimately, the results will be led by you and the level of effort, energy and time you dedicate to taking the action steps agreed upon during the coaching.
Q. What are the payment options?
Membership to the Savvy Startup Club is currently £2500 including VAT per month for 12 months.
There are payment plans available on request and also an option to pay for your 12 month membership in full at the checkout, saving approximately £200.
Q. What kind of business can I launch?
That my friend is down to you! As a business coach I am experienced in working with many different types of business and have direct experience in running online, lifestyle and service-based businesses so they tend to fit in the community well. I also invite my favourite industry insiders to join us from time to time and provide very specialist advise in areas.
Q. I am still working full time. Would this work for me?
Yes. The Savvy Startup Club is designed for people just like you who have little time, but big dreams!
Many of my clients are starting their side-gig whilst working and I strongly recommend that you continue to work for as long as you need to whilst your business grows. I also started my first business whilst in a very high-pressured working environment so have designed the programme with your busy schedule in mind.
Q. When are the live group coaching sessions? How do they work?
The live coaching sessions with me take place online every Thursday lunchtime at 1pm sharp. Coaching is LIVE and interactive, so that we can address any challenges or blocks you may be experiencing on the journey.
Q. What if I miss a live group coaching call?
Don’t worry! All calls will be recorded and uploaded in to your private membership platform for you to review that month.
You will be invited to ask questions in advance so if you cannot make the session, I will still respond to your query on the call for you to watch when at a time suitable for you.