Coaching for Purpose-Driven Founders and Social Entrepreneurs

Need more profit in that purpose-driven business?

You’re not alone.

The World Economic Forum reports that just 8.7% of social impact companies are still around after four to six years! Mainly because of profitability issues and stress on the founder.

I know. This is not the future you want for your impactful business.

Like most of my clients, you are extremely passionate about your startup, but:

  • You are constantly questioning the best next move to create more scalable, financial sustainability for your startup.
  • You’re having a hard time balancing the needs of the company, and those of your family, much less yourself.
  • Trying to implement new strategies to get better results with LESS stress feels impossible.

How do I know?

Let me tell you the story of how I first climbed the mountain of entrepreneurship. How I now help other entrepreneurs to climb it too. And together, how we're changing the way business works.
And how the world works. For the better.

My Story

“Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?”


These words by Mary Oliver hit me hard about a decade ago.

That’s when I decided to radically shift my relationship with myself and my work.

I had what many would call a high-achiever’s life. I had just gotten my 6th promotion in 6 years at my “serious” corporate job. I was on the fast track to the corner office with the paycheck and status that comes with it. But on the inside, I was struggling (yes, you can be both burned out and bored at the same time!)

The truth was. I wasn’t doing work that aligned with my values. I barely had time for health, wellbeing and relationships.

So with all my fear in tow, I decided to leave my corporate ladder-climbing, jet-setting life to build a legacy I could be truly proud of.

To redesign my life so I could do meaningful work that mattered to me and to the world. To close out each day pulsing with gratitude, knowing I’ve made a difference in the world, while still holding space for who I wanted to be.

So, I launched my first impact startup –  Rank & File Magazine –  to share authentic, vulnerable business advice specifically catered to the social entrepreneur. I learned so much in those early days – speaking with over 100 successful impact founders and learning how to grow and lead my own company as a CEO. I wouldn’t trade the experience for the world.

But, I wasn't an overnight success.

Behind-the-scenes was not glamorous in the early days. I was that passionate purpose-driven founder who at first… still worked like crazy for very little money. I might have had a great mission and values, but it was the furthest thing from sustainable for me behind-the-scenes.

So, I hired my first business coach to help me uplevel myself. At first I blew off coaching because of the price tag. I thought, “I don’t have the money to invest in this, I need to spend the money on the company!”

That thought didn’t get me very far, my friend. (Along with a whole lot of other thoughts that were unknowingly holding me back at the time.)

Coaching saved my newbie business back in those early days by turning me into a strategic business woman and CEO. Once I showed up differently on the INSIDE of my company, the outside results changed.

Income increased, while stress decreased.

After that initial coaching transformation, I was officially hooked on coaching tools and decided to certify as as coach and launch a private coaching practice specifically for social good founders.

Now, my greatest passion is helping purpose-driven founders to reach their income and impact goals by becoming the strategic CEO’s they need to be.

The results are so clear.

No podcast, book, or even a fancy MBA program create the results that a coaching container does because coaches understand the human brain and behavior change.

As your coach, I’ll help you navigate each decision, while teaching you the CEO Mindsets and Skill Sets so you show up in a more strategic and powerful way. 

My unique founder-centric methodology is not something you’ll find anywhere else in the coaching industry and the results are unmatched.

Once you start implementing the CEO Skill sets, sales will increase and stress will decrease.

I’ve personally helped over 60 founders from 16 countries dramatically improve the profitability of their companies while bringing more ease and joy to their teams and families. The same result is possible for you too.

Let’s unlock more profitability for your company without sacrificing ANY of the things that are important to you.

Ready to get started?

Kari Elizabeth Enge - Founder of Rank & File and Business Coach to Social Entrepreneurs and Purpose-Driven Founders