The BIPlan AdvisorsBusiness coaches, consultants, advisors and training organisations who use the BIPlan System to support their clients
Are You Living A Courageous Brave Life? Are you ready to step outside of your comfort zone, take action and make things happen? Do you need help to follow through? I help emerging entrepreneurs exit their unfulfilling corporate life and create their dream business and life. And existing entrepreneurs grow and scale their business with ease and abundance.
Are you ready?
- Do you want to live a more fulfilled life?
- Run a successful sustainable business with ease and flow, and in alignment with your soul’s desires?
- Are you ready to permit yourself to be IMPERFECT? To Act BOLDLY. To start BEFORE you’re ready?
- Because if you’re always waiting for the perfect time, place or situation… it will never happen! There’s no such thing. You’re hiding, you’re procrastinating and you’re playing small.
BE BRAVER. BE BOLDER. TAKE THE ACTION.
MAKE THE MAGIC HAPPEN.
My Story and How I Made My Magic Happen.
If you met corporate me 10 years ago I may have struck you as the epitome of success, but the truth is I was burned out and exhausted.
Tired of the constant pushing and proving. Always striving for better roles, more recognition and inner peace that alluded me. I couldn’t escape the feeling that I was playing above my station in life.
Imposter Syndrome was real and I carried it like a ball and chain.
It took a major health crisis for me to stop and reassess my priorities and consciously decide to have more fun. I traded a Professional Services job for one in Events, much more enjoyable. Then after having my first child I threw caution to the wind.
I reconnected with my Braver and Bolder self. Escaping the corporate grind altogether and moved to Thailand to create my very own dream life and business.
🦋 I could
🦋 Rules are meant to be broken
🦋 It felt amazing, thrilling and liberating
🦋 You only get one life
Working on a business you ❤️ fills you with enormous energy and purpose, for me that’s especially so when I’m serving others, helping them create change and introduce more joy to their life.
My move to Thailand was when I realised how much I loved talking with, nurture and educating others, and helping them rediscover their spark.
That’s why I now serve others, such as yourself, as a Business Coach and help you identify and own your dreams, create your dream business, and live a more joyful, purposeful and passionate life.
How amazing would it feel to get unstuck and supercharge your transformation from Corporate Career Slave 😔 to Empowered Business Owner 👑..
You will emerge a brighter, lighter and more beautiful version of you.
Sending you courage, adventure and a sense of urgency to make your new life a reality.
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Over the last 18 years I’ve become totally obsessed with people and communication and how it impacts business results. The quality of the working environment will determine the productivity of the team and the happiness and fulfilment of its people at work and in life. The obsession began when I started my career as a 20 year old in a negative & unsupportive environment. It was so awful, I’d go home and cry nearly every night. As I shared my story with friends and family I found, I wasn’t the only one who was unhappy in a working environment.
After 18 months, I was given the opportunity to be the leader. As a 22 year old, I had very little experience and no leadership skill. All I knew, was how not to do it.
With that and a brand new team, we got to work. In the following financial year we turned the business around almost $150,000. That was over 18 years ago and as a result, have devoted my career to discovering what it takes to run a sustainable and profitable business with happy and empowered employees.
I am an author, coach & trainer and am passionate about helping business owners through one on one coaching, delivering workshops and trainings, my online program “Hire For Growth” and conference presentations.
What lights me up is to help business owners build, improve and maintain a positive work culture to increase staff morale, staff retention, customer retention, productivity and ultimately profitability. I believe developing and establishing good practice as a business leader is a skill that will repay you tenfold. From your own personal happiness to the privilege of leading a team to success and helping them realise their own full potential, as you develop this skill set, there is nothing more rewarding.
- BIPlan Business Advisor
- BIPlan Mentor
Business Consultant – Business Coach
Steve Wood is business consultant, with a pedigree in leading and facilitating business growth projects – strategy, marketing and performance.
He is the author of five books.
He is a Certified Management Consultant, Committee Member of the VIC/TAS Chapter of the Institute of Management Consultants. He holds an MBA from Cranfield School of Management (one of Europe’s leading business schools) and is a Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
- GAICD, Australian Institute of Company Directors
- CMC, Certified and Registered Management Consultant
- MBA, Cranfield University
- CDipAF, Certified Diploma in Accounting & Finance
- BSc, Mechanical Engineering with German
- Chartered Engineer, CEng MIMechE
- Strategy – Business Strategy and Business Planning
- Marketing – To create customer value – find, attract, win customers
- Performance – Optimising people, processes and resources to maximise outputs and profits
- Member, Australian Institute of Company Directors
- Fellow, Institute of Management Consultants
- Member, Institute of Mechanical Engineers – MIMechE
- BIPlan Business Advisor