Launch, Grow, & Prosper
in your Solopreneurial Journey

Unlock My Entrepreneurial Superpowers

Are you thinking about starting a business or recently launched a business?

Growing My Business

Have you been in business for 5 or more years?

Wonderful Women Circle

Have you been in business for a while and are looking for a cohort of other committed people?

Unlock My Entrepreneurial Superpowers

I provide focused support to motivated people who are launching and developing their entrepreneurial projects.

We will focus on these essential questions to help you develop and launch your business:

 

  • Who are you and how can you access your Superpowers? (Personality Type)
  • How do your core motivations shape your business? (Mission & Vision)
  • Who are your People? (Clients)
  • What value are you offering? (Services & Products)
  • How will you make a living? (Pricing & Negotiating)
  • What is your core marketing message? (Marketing)
  • How will you promote your business? (Marketing)
  • What systems are important? (Operations)
  • How will you grow and prosper as a Solopreneur? (Business Roadmap)

Unlock My Entrepreneurial Superpowers is a good fit for you if:

  • You are thinking of starting a business, but not sure this is the best option for you right now.
  • You have a business idea that you want to launch but need some support.
  • You currently have a business, and you are not finding the level of personal satisfaction you were seeking when you started it.
  • You currently have a business, and you are not making enough income.
  • You currently have a business and its growing beyond your capacity to manage all the parts effectively.

DIY (Self-directed Individual Learning)

  • A series of prerecorded videos designed to support you through the process of developing your business concept and preparing to launch.
  • Materials include: Entrepreneur Types & The Solopreneur Workbook

DIY+ (Self-directed Individual Learning with Coaching)

  • A series of prerecorded videos designed to support you through the process of developing your business concept and preparing to launch
  • 3 individual coaching sessions with Markey Read
  • Materials include: Entrepreneur Types & The Solopreneur Workbook.

Singular Sensation (Individual Private Coaching)

  • 1–2-hour sessions on-line or in-person throughout 3-4 months that support you through the process of developing your business concept and preparing to launch.
  • All private services are customized to where you are now and where you want to go 
  • Post Coaching sessions: meet with Markey in a month, at 6 months, and 1 year after you complete.
  • Materials include: Entrepreneur Types & The Solopreneur Workbook and other supporting materials.

Singular Sensation Intensive (Individual focused retreats in-person or on-line)

  • 3 full days in-person or 6 half days on-line designed to support you through the process of developing your business concept and preparing to launch.
  • Post Intensive: meet with Markey in a month, at 6 months, and 1 year after you complete.
  • Materials include: Entrepreneur Types & The Solopreneur Workbook and other supporting materials

Get it Together! (Group Intensive Retreats for 4 to 6 people)

  • 4 consecutive days in person or 8 half days on-line that bring you through the process of developing your business concept and preparing to launch.
  • All participants also meet with Markey Read for private coaching during the retreat.
  • Post Intensive Retreat: meet with Markey in a month, at 6 months, and 1 year after you complete.
  • Materials include: Entrepreneur Types & The Solopreneur Workbook and other supporting materials

Two-week challenge for those thinking about starting, but haven’t quite decided yet.

Business Roadmap Challange

Growing My Business

I provide focused support to motivated people who have been in business for a while and need to make some adjustments or change course entirely.

We will take a deep dive into your business and find the answers to these essential questions to help you make the adjustments you need to grow your business: 

  • Are you accessing your Superpowers? (Personality Type)
  • How do your core motivations shape your business? (Mission & Vision)
  • Are they still your people? (Clients)
  • Are you still offering value that really matters to you? (Services & Products)
  • Are you paying yourself enough? (Pricing & Negotiating)
  • Have you adjusted your message for who you are now? (Marketing)
  • How much of your marketing is about discovery, nurturing, and conversion? Marketing)
  • Is it time to hire help? (Operations)
  • How will you continue to grow and prosper as a Solopreneur? (Business Roadmap)

Growing My Business is a good fit for you if:

  • You currently have a business, and you are not finding the level of personal satisfaction you were seeking when you started it.
  • You currently have a business, and you are not making enough income.
  • You currently have a business and its growing beyond your capacity to manage all the parts effectively.

Singular Sensation (Individual Coaching)

  • Private sessions with Markey over 3-4 months where we will focus on the adjustments you need to make to grow your business.
  • All individual services are customized to where you are now and where you want to go and can include any of the topics listed above.
  • Post Individual Coaching: Meet with Markey in a month, at 6 months, and 1 year after you complete.
  • Materials include: Entrepreneur Types & The Solopreneur Workbook (MAKE LIVE LINK) and other supporting materials

Singular Sensation Intensive (Individual Intensive Retreats in-person or on-line)

  • 3 full days in-person or 6 half days on-line with Markey where we will focus on the adjustments you need to make to grow your business.
  • All individual services are customized to where you are now and where you want to go 
  • Post Intensive Retreats: meet with Markey in a month, at 6 months, and 1 year after you complete.
  • Materials include: Entrepreneur Types & The Solopreneur Workbook (MAKE LIVE LINK) and other supporting materials

Get it Together! (Group Retreats for 4 to 8 people)

  • 3 days in-person or 6 half-days on-line with Markey where we will focus on the adjustments you need to make to grow your business.
  • All group retreats can include any of the topics listed above and are customized to meet the needs of participants.
  • Post Intensive Retreats: meet with Markey in a month, at 6 months, and 1 year after you complete.
  • Materials include: Entrepreneur Types & The Solopreneur Workbook and other supporting materials

Wonderful Women Circle

Wonderful Women Circle (group of 6 -10 highly motivated Solopreneurs) 

  • We gather for 3 in-person retreats and 6 on-line webinars throughout the year.
  • In-person overnight retreats (includes food, not lodging)
    • The 2-days will be a combination of mini-content presentations, discussions, time for reflection, and time for connecting with others. 
    • Everyone meets with Markey during the retreat for private coaching.
    • We start with connection to ourselves and each other.
    • Depending on who is in the group and what topics are relevant, we move into some discussion with individual and small group exercises.
    • We will tap into practical and magical methods to gain clarity, create momentum, and manifest results.
  • On-line webinars 
    • 2 webinars between each in-person retreat with relevant content and time for discussion. These sessions will be recorded.
  • Private coaching with Markey for up to 4 hours of private coaching outside of webinars and retreats.
  • Materials include: Entrepreneur Types & Solopreneur Workbook and other supporting materials

Coming Soon! Registration opening next fall.

Testimonials

What Others Have to Say

Markey is a powerhouse presenter and facilitator. Markey presents information in an easy-to-understand format and appeals to vast learning styles. She’s taught a number of sessions with us at the Center for Women & Enterprise to clients across the entrepreneurial spectrum.

Markey comes equipped with excellent content and takeaways. As an expert facilitator, Markey is also often sought to emcee events. She’s got an excellent sense of humor which, when combined with her ability to effectively deliver business content, makes her a very valuable member of any coaching, instructor, and curriculum team.

Gwen Pokalo Director
Vermont Center for Women & Enterprise

When I left the auditorium, I was compelled to get on with my life. I’d perseverated for years about my next steps.  Markey’s presentation helped me get the clarity I needed to launch my business.

Solopreneur, Vermont