The Top 23 Startup & Business Coaches of 2022


The Best Business Coaches of 2022

Nick Loper (The Side Hustle Guy)

John Mattone (The Leadership Guy)

Jay Abraham (The Direct Marketing Guy)

John Maxwell

Allison Dunn (Deliberate Directions)

Melinda Emerson (The Small Biz Lady)

Jade Weller (@jadestart)

Sheri Kaye Hoff

Tristan Wright (Evolve to Grow)

Alan Melton (The Small Business Guy)

Dan Sullivan (The “Strategic Coach”)

Mark Thompson

Dr. Peter Chee

Karl Bryan (The Small Business Marketing Guy)

Loren Fogelman (From Sports Psychology to Coaching)

Marshall Goldsmith

Dave Bailey

Tammy Adams (Local Small Business Coach)

Barry Moltz (The Unstuck Guy)

Andy Turner (The Coach’s Coach)

Karl Lillrud

Matt Ward (The Strategy, Growth & Scaling Startup Guy)

Best Coaching Companies & Platforms

Noomi (The BetterHelp of Online Coaching)

EMyth (The “Certified” Solution)


Best Inspirational & Life Coaches

Tony Robbins (Half Guru, Half Superhero)

Robert Viney (Prestige Business Coaching)

Melissa Dawn (CEO of Your Life)

Honorable Mentions

  • Anthony John Amyx — The get unstuck, “Fast Results” business coach
  • Rieva Lesonsky — Content and consulting for small businesses on retail trends
  • Lindsey Anderson — The generate more traffic and get more leads coach for coaches
  • Ian Brodie — Winning clients with value-based marketing
  • Alycia Wicker — The interior designer’s business coach
  • Tommi Wolfe — The serial entrepreneur helping startups market more effectively
  • Adetiloye Adedayo — Nigeria’s #1 business coach
  • Karen Skidmore — Scaling your business while maintaining your lifestyle
  • Michael Bungay Stanier — Coaching for developing leadership and culture change
  • Glenn Smith — Leadership development for execs
  • Paul Martinelli — Personal development and belief to unleash your potential
  • Jackie Nagel — Tailoring small business to fit your lifestyle and finance goals
  • Lizzie Moult — Mindset + Marketing Founder Business Bootcamp
  • Dave Labowitz — Business coaching for better life balance
  • Lara Galloway — The Mom Biz Coach
  • Arlene Klein — Business coaching for the health and wellness community
  • Rob Carol — Less time working, more time making money
  • Julie Keyes — Successful business exit planning
  • Zac de Silva — The cafe and sneakers kind of coach
  • Lorraine Robles — The changing your mindset, positivity coach
  • James Kademan — The sales psychology of drawing in customers
  • Natalie Heeley — The network marketing business coach
  • Sean Garner — The business coach for fitness professionals

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Matt Ward

Matt Ward

Climate Syndicate Lead @ 4WARD.VC | Startup Strategy & Growth Advisor @ | Serial Founder: 3 Exits | Looking to join top Climate/Impact VC Fund