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How to Become the Top Startup Coach in the World Featuring Alisa Cohn
Episode 11622nd October 2021 • Going Solo • Smashing the Plateau
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Named "Top Startup Coach in the World" at the Thinkers50/Marshall Goldsmith Global Coaches Awards, Alisa Cohn has coached startup founders into world-class CEOs for twenty years. Rated the number one Global Guru of Startups in 2021, she's worked with Venmo, Etsy, DraftKings, Mack Weldon, and Tory Burch.

We discuss:

  • The music in your head [02:12]
  • Zero clients, zero business [04:26]
  • The second day of a new coaching career [06:11]
  • The perspective of your younger self against your older self [11:08]
  • The journey from founder to CEO [13:00]
  • How to articulate between two niches [15:27]
  • Executives who don’t know what their problem is [19:11]
  • Keeping your North star in mind [21:50]

Learn more about Alisa at, LinkedIn and Twitter.