About C.J.

C.J. HaydenC.J. Hayden is the author of four books and over 400 articles on marketing, entrepreneurship, and purposeful living. Her bestselling book Get Clients Now! A 28-Day Marketing Program for Professionals, Consultants and Coaches has become the marketing bible for thousands of independent professionals. C.J. is also the author of The One-Person Marketing Plan WorkbookGet Hired Now! A 28-Day Program for Finding the Job You Want, and her newest book 50 Ways Coaches Can Change the World.

Since 1992, C.J. has helped hundreds of entrepreneurs get clients, get strategic, and get things done. As a business coach, trainer, and thinking partner to independent professionals, solopreneurs, and small business owners, she blends business coaching with mentoring and practical advice to help her clients thrive. C.J. has over 30 years of business management experience, holds the credentials Master Certified Coach and Certified Professional Co-Active Coach, and completed advanced coach training with the Arbinger Institute.

C.J.’s articles have appeared in Home Business, Selling Power, SOHO Business Report, Choice, CareerSource, California Job Journal, The Globe, Bay Area BusinessWoman, and dozens of online magazines, including About.com, Principled Profit, RainToday, and SalesDog. You can see samples of her articles here.

A popular speaker and workshop leader, C.J. has presented hundreds of learning programs to corporate clients, professional associations, community groups, and small businesses. She has taught for John F. Kennedy University, Mills College, The Coaches Training Institute, Social Enterprise Alliance, Leaderspring, Chevron, Federal Express, Marriott, Wells Fargo, SCORE, and the U.S. Small Business Administration. You can see upcoming programs here.

As a citizen activist, C.J. has founded or co-founded numerous social change initiatives, including the Coaches Make a Difference Initiative, Women’s Economic Network, Women in Business Mentoring Circles, the San Francisco chapter of the Social Enterprise Alliance, and the Thriving Women in Business Giving Circle.

You can find out more about C.J. at her other sites: Get Clients Now! and Social Entrepreneur Coach.

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