You've got the itch to leave the corporate grind, now you need to know how to get started in consulting and a plan that walks you through each step of the way.

Meet your new business strategy and focused guidance below 👇


Here's the easy test we have for you...

If you've been wishing for a way out (whether you've been wishing for 1 year or 10 years), and have not found your path yet...

Take the next 30 days to start planning your OWN business to see if that's the answer you've been looking for.

Your new trusted advisor, Leave the Ladder, is more than a course. It's a self discovery tool. It's a business plan template (with 75+ pages of templates, worksheets and more). It's an accountability partner. AND it's a focused online course that you can use to rediscover how to build a life you enjoy around doing what you're good at.

I'll tell you more about that below...


When I left my job to go out on my own, I ran into two huge issues.

One...

It took me months to figure out how to talk about what I did, and who the right people were to connect with.

Essentially, I spent a lot of time talking to the wrong people.

Two...

I didn't know the methods to build up recurring revenue or a steady continuous client base, and once I figured it out I had already burned through a lot of my savings.

Essentially, it took me a lot longer to build revenue than I planned for.


Leave the Ladder, designed to be used at your own pace and as custom for your situation helps you to avoid both of those problems.

There's no need to spend every night Google-ing or to invest thousands on a business coach.

Without Leave the Ladder 🙇‍♀️:

  • You're stuck at your desk growing more frustrated and more complacent every day, wondering what else you could be doing with your life.

  • You're spending your free time scouring the internet for your next job and something that could possibly be the saving grace for your career.

  • You start to research various business and career coaches to see if there is someone, anyone, who can help you figure out what to do and how to do it.

With Leave the Ladder 💁‍♀️:

  • You login, get started immediately, and begin to get a sense of ways to start working for yourself.

  • You get excited and gain momentum. You develop your business plan and start to plan your transition timeline.

  • You know what tasks to do when. Based on your customized plan you are able to know what date you will be able to officially go out on your own. You are excited about this next chapter of your life and career that you are creating for yourself.


Hey, I'm Erica. Besides my consulting I teach workshops, such as this Employee to Entrepreneur one pictured above, that I taught for the Small Business Academy. 

I've used my methods, worksheets and templates to help consultants in various industries including HR, Technical, Content Marketing, and Communications.

Here's the breakdown of Leave the Ladder and the 6 Modules:

Imagine getting the clarity of all of these pieces (so you know what you want the next step in your career to be) before your next review.

This system works; it's about adding in your own personal details to create the business and path that works for you.

That is what makes this program different.


Your Leave the Ladder program, workbooks, and templates will guide you through:



Step 1: Envisioning your ideal reality and the skills you have to get you there.

 

  • You will define the reasons you want to leave your job and create goals that build towards a career that you enjoy.

 

  • You will take a step back from being busy through the 5 day "Day Job Detox" Plan

 

  • You will understand what traits you need, and how to leverage them, to be self-employed

 

And yes, there is...

 

🏆 Guided exercises with templates

🏆  Examples for clarity

🏆  Lists of skills and definitions on how to market them



Step 2: Taking tactical steps to create and set up a real business entity.

 

  • You will choose your business structure, business name, and register your business.

 

  • You will follow easy tactics to set up your web domain

 

  • You will learn how to set up your online presence and decide if it is right for you to do while you are still employed.

 

And yes, there is...

 

🏆 Links to government resources

🏆  Step-by-step guidance

🏆  Video screen-share lessons



Step 3: Using your skills to build your brand and create the words you will use to market your consulting.

  • You will identify what sets you apart from others and how you can portray it.

 

  • You will re-craft your resume and build a consultant pitch sheet.

 

  • You will choose your branding components to create a cohesive look.

And yes, there is...

 

🏆 Links and suggestions for fonts, colors, and free resources to use.

🏆  Fill-in-the-blank templates and examples.

🏆  An avatar guide to define your ideal customer.



Step 4: Learn revenue and pricing strategies, decide what's right for you, and set up to receive payments.

  • You will learn 4 types of revenue streams and strategies you can use.

 

  • You will calculate your target price to charge.

 

  • You will set up systems to receive money.

And yes, there is...

 

🏆 A pricing calculator, where you can create different scenarios.

🏆  Brainstorming sheets to create your own offerings.

🏆  A comparison and example chart for pricing strategies.



Step 5: Evaluate risks and set up strategies to avoid them.

  • You will use a risk mitigation strategy to address anything you are worried about.

 

  • You will plan your financial budget.

 

  • You will review options for benefits that are available to self-employed.

And yes, there is...

 

🏆 A financial planning template

🏆  Risk mitigation examples and worksheets

🏆  Video interviews with insurance agents for answers to benefits for the self-employed.



Step 6: Cast a prospect net through direct and strategic network building.

  • You will list your profile on the top sites for contract work.

 

  • You will identify your best strategic partners and target networking events.

 

  • You will develop a pipeline to keep track of prospects and strategic connections.

And yes, there is...

 

🏆 A list of sites for freelancers and contractors to begin evaluating for short term experience work.

🏆  A pipeline template and guidance for creating a digital version.

🏆  Guidelines for finding the best local networking groups.



Create your plan to Leave the Ladder and transition to self-employment.

Normally $997

The question is...

 

Do you owe it to yourself and the future you to invest in your dreams?

 

When you press the button above:

#1

A checkout screen will pop up with the price and you'll be able to enter your coupon code, then your payment details.

#2

You'll choose whether you want to pay with PayPal or a credit card.

#3

You will receive an e-mail with credentials to login to your account, where you'll be able to get started right away.


Who this is NOT for:

  • People who want to open an online product store. This program does not include the right strategy or tips for that (Leave the Ladder is best for people who want to be consultants).

  • Employees who have been in the workforce less than five years. Leave the Ladder leverages your experience in the workforce, so it is best if you have at least 8 years of professional experience.

  • Those who are looking for a method to "get rich quick." Successful participants will invest their time to learn strategies on how to build their business. 

This IS for you if:

  • You have had 8 years or more of professional experience and you are either in management, or your peers look to you for guidance and assistance.

  • You are driven, motivated, and feel best when you achieve something that you have worked hard for.

  • You have always had a little voice telling you that you'd like to be your own boss someday.

Hi there-- I'm your host, Erica.

...and I've been in your shoes.

I'm Erica Quigley. For 10 years I climbed the corporate ladder as if there was some magic rung that would make me feel as if I had hit the top.  As one of only a few executive women, a mother of two, a great education and a hundred great ideas I couldn't get support for, I made a change to support my own destiny.

 

So I started my own consulting practice. I decided to only focus on working with clients I admired and projects I enjoyed. With my own success I felt compelled to share the hard lessons I learned and the tools and methods I used to overcome them and do this on my own. 

In summary,

You've known you wanted to find a way out of the handcuffs of the corporate grind for a while now. You know once you're free you will not only have accomplished a major life goal, but you will have done something that inspires others AND inspires yourself to pursue the things in life that you actually enjoy.

 

You're here on this page because you feel like the time is now. In fact, you feel like it's now or never because you're tired of delaying.

 

It's time to stop overthinking and start doing something to advance yourself, for the simple reason that you want to and you deserve to.

 

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