My name is Bonnie Kahn and I am a Small Business Advisor located in Portland, Oregon. My specialty is working with individuals who want to start their own businesses or are looking for new ideas to grow an existing business.

For over two decades I’ve helped solo-entrepreneurs, including encore professionals, aspiring retailers, and out-of-the box thinkers to create the business of their dreams. I offer a wide array of clients the following services:


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My coaching, workshops, and lectures are designed to help businesses find their niche, target customers, determine pricing, and close sales. Who can benefit from my services?

  • Individuals who want to start their own businesses
  • Small business owners looking for new ideas to grow their business
  • Aspiring retailers
  • Shopkeepers looking for ideas on retail curation
  • Solo-entrepreneurs
  • Encore professionals ready to move into a new career phase by starting a business
  • Freelance professionals who want to build their client base
  • Managers needing sales and motivational training for their staff

Individual Coaching

bonnie_portraitAs a private coach, I have worked with hundreds of people over the years. Clients have included successful small business owners, retailers, encore professionals, actors and artists. These advisees have achieved their goals as a result of my coaching. My method is simple: I listen to you. Together we narrow your niche and map the career you want to build.
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Are you an aspiring retailer, freelancer, encore professional, artist, or other solo entrepreneur? Currently 34% of the workforce is freelance and it’s estimated that by 2020 that figure will be at least 50%! I deliver professional training and business development workshops backed up by the experience and skills of experts in the field of small business.
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As a guest lecturer and facilitator I can coach you on how to generate a steady stream of clients who value your craft and pay premium prices for your products and services. I am available for three-hour lectures or four-week workshops meeting for two hours once a week.

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Let’s discuss your small business goals!

Portland Office: 851 SW 6th Avenue, Suite 1375, Portland, OR 97204 | Tel: 503-293-9414