This guide will help you select the perfect cofounder coach for you and your business partners.

Cofounder coaching is a growing category of services helping cofounders improve communication, teamwork, and execution.

As an emerging category, there is no unitary set of standards defining the practices and competencies of cofounder coaching, meaning there is high variance between providers. …

Prioritizing your business relationship through cofounder therapy must start with an honest conversation about the state of your partnership.

Cofounder coaching is a speciality service focused on improving cofounder conflict navigation.

These coaching sessions improve communication, teamwork, and decision-making for startup cofounders as their relationship evolves alongside their business. …

Read this to better understand cofounder therapy and how it is different than couple’s therapy.

As cofounder therapy continues to grow as a category, several emerging misconceptions among providers and potential clients leads to confusion about these services. If these common myths are left unchecked they will prevent founders from accessing support and deteriorate the quality of care they receive.

To add clarity and improve…

Cofounder therapy often reveals subtle expectations contributing to dysfunction among startup cofounders.

Cofounder partnerships are difficult, complex relationships.

Facing unique pressures to achieve exponential growth, cofounders often rely on one another for support to weather the storm. But this added reliance leads to displacement — placing your scaling-related frustrations onto your partner — and recurring arguments that erode trust and amplify the…

Improving your communication and teamwork should be the top priority for your startup.

Cofounder therapy is an emerging category nested between traditional couple’s counseling and high-performance executive coaching. It addresses a primary need within every startup: Improving the communication, teamwork, and alignment between the founders.

While most founders working to build their company into a successful business benefit from working with a startup…

Learning these small tricks can go a long way to helping business owners improve their conversations and get back on the same page.

Business relationships are challenging and often complicated due to the personal / professional intersection.

Whether your work relationships turn personal or your personal relationships turn professional, both are riddled with complexities that lead most partners into recurring disagreements.

Previous research shows 65% of high-growth startups fail due to cofounder-related issues…

Why small business owners benefit from relationship counseling

Couple’s therapy for business partners is the easiest way to preserve your company’s most important relationship.

Previous research shows 65% of high-growth startups fail due to cofounder-related issues, and disagreements among business associates likely contributes to far higher numbers of stress, burnout, and work-related frustration.

As a psychologist specializing in…

Learn how to cultivate sustainable success by optimizing your mental, physical, and emotional health.

Startup founders face unique challenges. Building and scaling a successful business is more complicated than merely designing a great product or service that people love, optimizing product-market fit, and maximizing TAM.

It’s also a race against your tendencies, limitations, and habits.

Stress is ubiquitous. Burnout is abundant. And the non-stop…

The shadow of ambition leaves you feeling empty and driven by an inner tyrant attempting to achieve the impossible — perfection.

Ambition is one of the best assets an entrepreneur can possess. The motivation to achieve one’s dreams and resilient, resourceful attitude are requirements of building a profitable company, but most people fail to realize the shadow — or dark side — of this mindset.

The shadow of ambition is chronic unhappiness.

When people are so focused on…

Dr. Matthew Jones

Startup Executive Psychologist | Expert of Cofounder Conflict Navigation |

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