Interested in starting your own entrepreneurial journey by launching a wellness & personal development business but unsure what to expect? Then read up on our interview with Dr. Russ Irwin, executive coach of Irwin & Associates based in Ontario, Canada.

What's your business, and who are your customers?

Work as a High-Performance coach/consultant and therapist.

Tell us about yourself

I Have a Ph.D. in clinical psychology and Human Behaviour and a business degree. I was fascinated with human behavior and performance and began working with high-end clients and corporate teams.

What's your biggest accomplishment as a business owner?

Working with high-end CEOs, a 2x athlete world record holder, and helped one company about to file for bankruptcy sell for $26million.

What's one of the hardest things that come with being a business owner?

Want to do all you can to help others breakthrough and watch them at times self-sabotage.

What are the top tips you'd give to anyone looking to start, run and grow a business today?

Make sure you are clear on your Why, Your Purpose, and your Values.

Is there anything else you'd like to share?

The only actual ceiling on success and human potential is the one we choose to correct.

Where can people find you and your business?

Irwin & Associates Counselling & Coaching

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