C.J. Hayden


I help self-employed professionals & creatives thrive

Business Coach
Productivity Mentor

I’m the author of seven books, and a business coach and productivity mentor for self-employed professionals and creatives. Please explore my blog, books and home-study courses, and live programs.

Blueprint for a Thriving Mission-Based Business

Thriving as a Self-Employed Professional or Creative

Are you ready to change how you’ve been running your business? Do you want to find a path to success that allows you to stay true to yourself? Would you like to break through the barriers that hold you back from thriving? My books and home-study courses can help you and your business evolve and prosper.

Business Building Writer

Writing to Build Your Business

Do you write blog posts, articles, books, or home-study courses to attract clients or increase your income? Or would you like to? With my Get It Written virtual retreats and Business Building Writer program, I’ll help you get your stuff written, improve its quality, and make use of your content and expertise as a business-building tool.

Get Clients Now!

Marketing & Sales for Self-Employed and Freelance Pros

Do you need more clients? More income? To earn a better living with less effort? My bestselling book Get Clients Now!™ has been helping professionals, consultants, coaches, and freelancers build thriving businesses since 1999. Get Clients Now! is more than just a book; it delivers a complete support system for getting clients.

Latest Posts from My Blog

Don’t Wait for Tax Time to Look at the Bottom Line

Don’t Wait for Tax Time to Look at the Bottom Line

A curious thing happens to self-employed professionals and creatives in the spring of every year. They wake up one day and realize they'd better figure out how much money they made last year so they can file and pay their taxes. But wait, shouldn't a business owner...

Do You Ever Think Your Work Isn’t Good Enough?

Do You Ever Think Your Work Isn’t Good Enough?

As a self-employed professional or creative, you're creating new stuff all the time. You may write blog posts, design courses, produce marketing copy, craft speeches, create designs for clients, devise strategic plans, or dozens of other possibilities. It's a good bet...

Have You Created an Impossible Business?

Have You Created an Impossible Business?

It's easy to think that any business can be successful if you work hard enough, but there are many situations where this just isn't so. Consultants, coaches, and other self-employed professionals often start a business believing that all they need to do is charge a...

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