Lead strategy & planning

Earn repeatable & reliable income as a business advisor in your niche delivering real results with a demonstrable ROI.


Waymaker’s Business Consultant Certification recognizes advisors who can lead leadership teams from chaos into strategic agility with clarity, alignment, and results.


Implement the 7 Questions leadership growth framework with business leaders & their teams.

Make a real difference.

As a business advisor you’ll be able to do the following.

  • Know, lead, and teach the Waymaker 7 Questions leadership growth framework.
  • Run business diagnostics in Waymaker to find growth gaps in minutes
  • Faciltiate strategic & business planning sessions.
  • Align teams by teaching agile goal methodologies using Waymaker.
  • Implement effective meeting and leadership frameworks using Waymaker Meetings.
  • Build, implement, and teach the best practices of Waymaker Dashboards and Scoreboards.
  • Implement demonstrable business improvement across leadership, sales, marketing, service, operations, and people & culture.


For fractal Chief of Staff, business coaches & consultants.

Partners should have completed these certifications.

  • Platform Specialist
  • EX Consultant
  • CX Consultant

This certification is deal for business coaches and consultants who are looking for the following.

  • Recognition as an expert in business growth services.
  • A complete set of playbooks, frameworks, templates, and how to’s to following for leading a business to consistent, repeatable growth.
  • A way to show demonstrable returns on the effort of designing and building a better business.
  • A way to work in person, or online, with businesses and organizations in your niche or speciality.


Waymaker empowers you with the software, the playbooks, and the recognication.

Waymaker Leadership Software

Step 1: Learn the business diagnostic

With your Partner License, learn the Business Diagnostic. You can run it yourself, or any client.

You can create clients from your portal and the account is free for 30 days.

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Step 2: Complete 'Plan Better'

Complete the playbook, “Plan Better” in Waymaker Academy. Plan Better is the complete guide to implementing the 7 Questions leadership growth framework.

Business leaders will learn how to build clarity across vision & purpose, market focus, strategic positioning, business model practices, customer experience, and employee experience.


Step 3: Pass the certification

Now you’re ready to pass your Business Consultant Certification. Doing this will officially issue you the certificate and badge which you can use on social profiles like LinkedIn and add to your website, or marketing materials.

The certification can be ordered online in the Waymaker Store and taken at your leisure. There will be around 50 – 60 multiple choice questions. The exam is non-proctored and has no time limit.


Download the Waymaker Partner guide.

Kill the chaos and start building a better business today.

You will learn


  • Who Waymaker is for, how you can profit as a partner
  • Why you should be applying agile strategy with clients
  • The tools and playbooks you can use as a Waymaker Partner.


Explore our FAQs

What is Waymaker.io and what do they do?

Waymaker.io is a cloud-based platform that provides a range of tools and services to help business consultants and coaches deliver more effective and valuable services to their clients. The platform includes features such as business and leadership diagnostics, goal setting, progress tracking, personalized learning, and data analytics.

How can Waymaker.io help me as a business consultant?

Waymaker.io can help you by providing you with a comprehensive set of tools and resources to help you deliver a demonstrable return on effort, whilst making your own life easier when using the structure and systems of Waymaker.  The platform includes a range of features such as goal setting and tracking, personalized learning, and data analytics that can help you identify areas of improvement, develop personalized strategies, and measure progress over time.

How does Waymaker.io differ from other business consulting platforms?

Waymaker.io is unique in that it is designed specifically for business consultants and coaches to deliver strategic advisory services. The platform is highly customizable, and you can tailor it to fit your unique needs and business model. Additionally, the platform is backed by a team of experienced professionals who can provide ongoing support and guidance as you work with clients.

Is Waymaker.io suitable for all types of business consultants?

Yes, Waymaker.io is suitable for a wide range of business consultants and coaches, including those who specialize in strategy development, organizational development, leadership development, and more.

How much does it cost to use Waymaker.io?

Pricing for Waymaker.io varies depending on the specific features and services that you require. However, a partner license is only $99 per month, which gives access to your own partner portal, multi-client access, and a license to use content in Waymaker Academy with your clients. To get certified, follow the certification pathway, each certification is only $299. Always refer to Waymaker Pricing for the latest prices on licenses. 

How can I get started with Waymaker.io?

To get started with Waymaker.io, sign up here, Pricing, choose the Partner subscription, start learning in Waymaker Academy, get your certifications. Once you have signed up, you will have access to all of the platform’s features and can begin exploring its capabilities.

What qualifications do I need to become a business consultant?

While there is no specific set of qualifications required to become a business consultant, most successful consultants have a combination of education, training, and experience in areas such as business administration, finance, marketing, and management.

What are the benefits of becoming a business consultant?

Becoming a business consultant can be highly rewarding both professionally and financially. Work from home, or an office, build a client list you love to work with, and create a high value, repeatable service. As a consultant, you will have the opportunity to work with a wide range of clients and industries, and help them achieve their goals and objectives.

What are some of the key skills required to be a successful business consultant?

Some of the key skills required to be a successful business consultant include strong analytical and problem-solving skills, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and the ability to work well under pressure and in a fast-paced environment. Additionally, a good consultant should have a strong understanding of business strategy and management principles, and be able to adapt quickly to changing circumstances and client needs.

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