Launch your start-up successfully or take your business to the next level
At InspireShift, we guide you with experienced, practical and affordable support. We help you find solutions that work for you and your circumstances and that allow you to accelerate your company’s growth. Raised in an entrepreneurial family and as an entrepreneur herself, Arjan, InspireShift’s founder has first-hand knowledge of both the excitement as well as the challenges connected to running your own business. It takes commitment, discipline, business acumen and hard work among a host of other skills and characteristics.
Launching a successful business starts with clarity
InspireShift will help you define a clear vision for your business. Once your vision is in place, we will focus on creating greater understanding of the market and your target groups, defining your goals and developing an action plan to turn your idea into reality. Mindset, management, product development, branding, marketing, networking, pricing, and finances are all critical aspects that we will discuss together.
"Arjan combines a high measure of gravitas, a refreshing straightforward approach and a deep level of compassion with an acute business sense. She provides sharp insights, practical advice and honest feedback, which was pivotal to rethinking and improving my communication style. Through her expert guidance, I evolved my leadership style and executive presence. Arjan is brilliant, but humble; visionary, but grounded; logical, but intuitive."
Neil Hampshire - CIO, ModusLink"Arjan is a phenomenal executive coach. She has profound expertise in leadership development, communication and emotional intelligence. Arjan helped me create successful frameworks for solving the most complex strategic and human resource challenges. She is insightful, articulate and has a deep commitment to excellence. I have become a better leader as a direct result of our work together."
James Gomez - Division President, CalAtlantic Homes"Arjan combines business knowledge with people insight. She possesses profound positive intelligence and superb communication skills. She walks the talk and lives by her principles. Arjan helped me evolve my thinking to successfully navigate complex situations presented by a rapidly growing and transforming business, leadership changes and a take-over. My team and I delivered superior results and I thank Arjan for her guidance."
Terry Stack - VP Treasurer, Harman International"Arjan has been a strong partner to our company and to many of our executives she has supported over a number of years. She delivers great value on a personal level to the leaders she coaches as well as to the organization as a whole, by helping our executives become both more effective in their role and by supporting their ongoing personal development. Our executives very much appreciate working with her and consistently speak about her high business acumen and great understanding of leadership. They highlight her ability to listen effectively, to build trusting relationships, educate and challenge them to create forward momentum towards their goals. They especially appreciate her integrity, confidentiality, and wisdom. Arjan combines her business and people skills into high level results for our company."
Richard Mellor, EVP Global Chief Human Resources, R/GA"Arjan is an extremely skilled executive coach and organizational strategist. She presents to hundreds of attendees at our iRelaunch Return to Work Conferences and consistently gets top ratings. She has also been a popular and well-regarded coach of our group coaching program. More recently she has taken on an important role with our corporate initiatives. Arjan demonstrates integrity, excellence and an energy level matched by few."
Carol Fishman Cohen - CEO, iRelaunch"I engaged Arjan to help refocus my professional goals. In less than 5 months, with Arjan's expert guidance, I realized a very positive career move I initially doubted would even be possible. Arjan stretched my thinking, kept me accountable and ensured I lived up to the goals I set for myself. She possesses a unique combination of intelligence, care, commitment, humor, insight, and persistence."
Joris van Roijen - Senior Manager, Ernst & Young Advisory"Arjan’s guidance is direct, insightful and clear. She has a wealth of experience and provides great wisdom navigating complex strategic situations. I was originally hired as CFO and within a year promoted to also take on the COO position. I can’t imagine being where I am today in my career without her guidance."
Jennifer Solomon - COO & CFO, Arts Students League of New York
Growing an existing business
We recognize that environments change and companies grow through different stages. Along the way each business will experience opportunities and hit roadblocks. Your response to these possibilities and challenges will determine the ultimate success of your company. This is where partnering with InspireShift can make the difference. You have invested all your time, resources and energy in launching your company, but you don’t need to do this on your own. We help you make better decisions, offer objective inquiry, hold you accountability, and keep you on track, so you can launch your start up or take it to the next level with more ease.
Partner with InspireShift to:
Launch your business:
- Develop your vision
- Understand your brand
- Identify opportunities and threats
- Establish goals
- Create a plan
- Determine and plan resources
- Build a network
- Develop an entrepreneurial mindset
Scale your business to the next level
- Plan for the future
- Identify opportunities
- Respond adequately to outside challenges
- Leverage your company’s strengths
- Solve your company’s weaknesses
- Face important decisions
- Increase efficiency and effectiveness
- Be a better leader
- Develop a positive mindset