Fact: Forbes Magazine reports 28 million businesses in the U.S. – 22 million have one employee.
“Fast Company Magazine and Business.com cited several statistics regarding business owners who participate in a facilitated peer advisory board. 64% report an increase in bottom line profitability. 56% report an increase in top line sales. 60% report an increase in productivity. Other points that support the idea include: increased quality improvement, improved customer service, improved team work, and increased job satisfaction. The overall positive revenue impact of a peer advisory board can be from 19-43% of gross revenues.” –Entrepreneur Circle Blog
Here’s how it works – PRO-preneur members meet once a month for a jam-packed two-hour session. Meetings are led by Ray Silverstein, a highly-experienced strategic coach and peer group facilitator, joined by Zen Benefiel, MA, MBA for extra support. Each meeting combines three of the most effective activities available to small business owners:
Down-to-earth Business Coaching & Mentoring
Business owners not only benefit from ongoing training, they need it to grow. In our educational group coaching sessions, we’ll teach you how to assess your business, clarify your goals, and utilize proven strategies to achieve them. You’ll learn to see your business from a fresh perspective, break wasteful habits, and focus on meaningful activities.
The Power of Peer Groups
When fellow CEOs, presidents and small business owners get together to pool their collective wisdom, something remarkable happens. Peer group members learn from one another’s successes and failures, share ideas and challenges, and keep each other accountable. As a member, you’ll give and take knowledge and support while building relationships with local movers and shakers. Learn more