Interested in starting your own entrepreneurial journey in health and wellness but unsure what to expect? Then read up on our interview with Jamie Richards, CEO of The Life By Design Centre, located in Blenheim, Ontario, Canada.

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

We are the blueprint for living an extraordinary life with the mission of helping Chatham-Kent become the healthiest community in Canada.

Tell us about yourself

I believe every human being is designed to be EXTRA-ordinary! Creating Life By Design, both locally and internationally, is our way of bringing an actionable blueprint to the public who so desperately needs one.

What's your biggest accomplishment as a business owner?

At this point, franchising Life By Design into 50+ locations around the world and working with tens of thousands of clients to further their transformation.

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

Managing your team. No matter how wonderful the people we work with are, more personalities and attention is needed to keep everyone aligned and moving forward as a unit.

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

Start with your values. Use your values to create a vision. Take your vision and assign dollar amounts to all components. Use this data to reverse engineer a deep connection between your business and your life.

Where can people find you and your business?


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