✔ You want to collaborate and grow your business with other entrepreneurs who have shared values and are committed to the same goals you are...Ultimately, leaving the world a better place!
✔ You want to build a business that both maximizes impactAND financial returns
✔ You are struggling to hire a team, but are unsure how you can find the right people who as well align with your values & mission.
✔ You want to grow and scale your business so you can free up time to focus on what's most important...YOUR IMPACT.
✔ You have a mountain of things to do but you're unsure what to do to actually grow your business?
✔ You are interested in talking business, but ideally with other business leaders who get it - ALL business should be sustainable, purpose-driven business.
3 Keys to the Better World Business Growth Mastermind:
Connect & learn with a like-minded community, all social entrepreneurs and change-makers committed to using their creative and cognitive capacities to build triple bottom line businesses and organizations.
From our Grow Ensemble team, or other experts in and out of the community, you'll have access to live and recorded trainings on how to build and grow your profitable impact-driven business.
Get personalized coaching & support from our Grow Ensemble team and community coaches, to work through roadblocks and challenges in growing your business and pursuing your mission.
Everything from branding, to content marketing, to a purpose focused hiring process, our video training library is and will be ever expanding, based on the needs and challenges of our members (you).
Get all the tools & resources you need to grow & sustain a high-impact business
Live Guest Expert Workshops
We will be constantly sourcing experts from in and outside our community to speak to our members about all things building an impact-focused organization entails.
Each month we host a live workshop. You can attend and ask questions live. Or, if you can't make these calls live, simply submit your questions in advance. Every call is recorded so if you can't make it you'll always have the recordings available.
A Values-Aligned Business Community
Get connected with a community of like-minded businesses and business people who are likewise committed to better their local and global communities.
Finally be able to discuss your business and passions for making an impact with others who get it and similarly believe in using business as a force for good.
Forums & Discussions
Have questions about certifying as a B Corporation? How to get your messaging and branding right? What are the best conferences to attend for impact entrepreneurs?
Start or join a discussion with our community of members.
Private Support Thread
Our Grow Ensemble team's job is to ensure you are getting all that you can out of this community.
Whether that's a 'pointing in the right direction' with your marketing, or connecting you with a relevant community member, you'll always have direct access to our team.
*Later* In-Person Meetups & Events
As this group evolves, we'll be taking it from "online only" to offline as well.
There will be routine regional meetups where large concentrations of members are located.
All this and more inside our Better World Business Growth Mastermind...
Yoni Medhin CEO & Co-Founder, Grain4Grain
"Grow Ensemble has been really instrumental in helping us understand SEO from the ground up. Cory is very hands-on and is willing to answer any question with a lot of detail!"
Meet the Community Host: Grow Ensemble & Cory Ames
Grow Ensemble is a media and consulting company that's mission is to educate, build community, and inspire action to leave the world a more just, equitable, and habitable place for all.
We use two methods to achieve this mission: 1) through the content we create at GrowEnsemble.com, and 2) through ourBetter World Business Growth Programs, where we provide support and education to purpose-driven businesses to build and execute successful content marketing strategies for long-term audience growth. Our goal? Use our expertise in digital marketing to grow profitable, sustainable, and high-impact businesses.
We also show this commitment through our 1% for the Planet membership, Climate Neutral Certification, and active pursuit of our Certified B Corporation status.
Cory Ames is the Co-Founder & CEO of Grow Ensemble. With broad expertise in digital marketing, Cory was previously the CEO of a digital marketing agency that served over 100 client accounts. He supervised strategy and performance for all clients and ran digital marketing experiments on a massive scale.
How is this Different from Other Purpose-Driven Business Communities?
The Better World Business Growth Mastermind community is unlike any other in our industry. Why? This community is dedicated is to helping purpose-driven business leaders and social entrepreneurs build business mastery.
This is a group for entrepreneurs who already get that all business should be sustainable business - but know that for the landscape of business to truly change, impact-driven businesses need to be just as competitive if not more competitive than their more 'traditional' single-bottom line counterparts.
Join the Better World Business Growth Mastermind, to work with a community of like-valued peers who are trying to reconstruct the norms of business for the better.
"After just a few months working with Grow Ensemble, we were already seeing results. Cory and his team are incredibly professional and efficient. They are passionate for their work and it is truly a pleasure to work with them."
Amber Meegan Community Curator, The Impact Guild
"Cory takes rather daunting subject matter and breaks it down into understandable parts with action items that will undoubtedly make a difference in your organization."
Leroy Adams Founder, BLK GEN
"FIRST-CLASS experience working with Cory and his team in their Accelerator Program. They did a great job with presenting the information in a way that was easily understood and could be quickly applied."
Ready to Join a Community of Like-Minded Businesses? Here's How:
Once the first payment is processed, you'll receive logins via email, that will give you immediate access to our better-world-business community, resources, and support to begin taking the guesswork out of growing a sustainable business built with impact in mind.
*FOR THE FIRST 10 SIGN-UPS!* - Get the chance to walk through step-by-step your goals & objectives for your business and impact and leave with clarity and an action plan to begin moving your there.
This call includes:
The chance to talk through goals & objectives for your business and how to achieve them
An assessment of your current marketing efforts: what you are current testing/trying, what's working, what's not.
The opportunity to get all your marketing questions answered
An collaboratively built action-plan leaving you feeling clear on where to go with your marketing
10-Point Digital Marketing Performance Audit
*FOR THE FIRST 25 SIGN-UPS* - Wondering how well you are reaching potential customers and advocates for your brand and mission online? Find out with this 10-point audit.
This 10-point audit includes:
A complete look at the technical performance of your website including; load speed, usability, and searchability.
A review of your website's content; blog posts, key pages, and others, to see to what degree you are setup for digital success.
An assessment of your brand's "online authority," to see if you are credible in the eyes of visitors and search engines.
A complete report walking through our team's findings that you can refer back to.
The Complete Social Enterprise Marketing Success Guide [PDF]
*FOR ALL LAUNCH SIGN UPS!*- Get a detailed look at our step-by-step Grow Ensemble Framework that we've engineered specifically for social enterprises and purpose-driven businesses to increase profits and maximize their impact. This is a complete marketing strategy for any business interested in building a new source of sales and building their impact.
This complete guide includes:
An in-depth walkthrough of our 6-step Framework, from building a detailed and effective plan to executing on it.
The key metrics & numbers you should be tracking to gauge the success of your marketing strategy.
The essential tools & resources you need to monitor and execute on this social enterprise marketing strategy.
Multiple reasons and detailed 'reasons you might fail' to ensure avoid common traps and pitfalls that can come with a strategy like this.
FAQS: Have Questions? Here's Answers!
What is a "Mastermind"?
A Mastermind is a peer-to-peer mentoring group of business people with overlapping objectives who aggregate their skills and expertise to discuss and solve problems/developments in their businesses.
Running a social enterprise comes with all of the challenges of operating a traditional business in addition to maintaining your impact goals. In order to address challenges and obstacles successfully in this context, you have to approach them from a better-for-the-world perspective.
All members of the Better World Business Growth Mastermind are social entrepreneurs and change-makers who embody that perspective and are here to collaborate for the betterment of each member and the collective goal of leaving the world a better place.
Who is the Better World Business Growth Mastermind for?
This community is built for social entrepreneurs, purpose-driven business leaders, and entrepreneurial nonprofit leaders.
Why did you start this community?
Our mission at Grow Ensemble is to use our digital marketing expertise to amplify the work of purpose-driven businesses and support their impact. We believe one of the best tools for growth is collaboration.
In starting this Mastermind, we wanted to connect and draw on the broad range of expertise and experience that exists in the social business community. What better way to achieve our collective goal of making sustainable and impact-driven business the norm, not the exception?
How much does the Mastermind Cost?
To join, you can choose our annual membership at $750 / year or our monthly membership at $75/ month. Cancel any time. In starting this Mastermind, we wanted to connect and draw on the broad range of expertise and experience that exists in the social business community. What better way to achieve our collective goal of making sustainable and impact-driven business the norm, not the exception?
What if I want to cancel my membership?
Once you join the Mastermind and begin getting value from it, we hope you'll want to stay. But, if at any point you decide you want to cancel, it's simple to do so. There is a button inside the members portal that will give you access to our support team and you can request to cancel at any time.
Do you offer refunds?
When you join the Mastermind, you get immediate access to all of our trainings (reserved for members), and a community of your peers. Because of that immediate access to the Mastermind resources, we do not make our membership refundable.
If you decide the Mastermind isn't right for you, you can easily cancel at any time though!
How do I get started?
Getting started is easy. Click the button above, to "Get Instant Access."
You'll be prompted to enter payment information, and once processed, you'll receive login access via email. You'll be asked to complete an intake questionnaire, and introduce yourself to the community in the forum, but in the meantime, you'll have immediate access to all the great resources mentioned previously.
As a Reminder, ALL members of the Mastermind have Access to:
✔ Ever Expanding Course & Training Archive
✔ Guest Expert Workshops & 'AMA' Calls
✔ Access to All Live (& Recorded) Group Calls
✔ Access to Like-Minded Community of Peers
✔ Group Forums & Discussions
✔ Private Support Thread with Our Grow Ensemble Team
Due to overwhelming response to gain immediate access to the community, we will place you on a waitlist to give you the best experience when you join. We will let you know when a spot is ready for you.