Our Business Growth Academy programs are only for serious entrepreneurs and business leaders seeking high quality, integrity and honesty in business coaching and mentoring. We pride ourselves on fostering a highly supportive community of fellow entrepreneurs and business owners.

ACCELERATE is our comprehensive 12-month program for ambitious entrepreneurs and business owners who want to grow a profitable and sustainable business generating up to $250K in revenue.


  • Empowered Leader
  • Champagne Clients
  • Powerful Promise
  • Masterful Marketing
  • Elegant Conversions
  • Profit Maximizer
  • Premium Experience
  • Rockstar Team
  • Smart Systems… and so much more!


ACCELERATE Business Intensives

In ACCELERATE, we get together for 3 live face-to-face ACCELERATE Business Intensives (ABIs) during the year. You’ll be joining Vanessa, her team and special guests for strategically-designed 2-day intensives with advanced training, networking, masterminding and group coaching. In 2019, these are scheduled to take place in Phoenix/Scottsdale, Arizona, on January 18 & 19, May 17 & 18, and September 20 & 21.

12 Content Calls

Scheduled monthly, these are step-by-step training calls focused on key issues to help you grow your business.

These calls typically take place the 1st Tuesday of every month at 11 AM Phoenix, Arizona time. In 2020, they take place on January 7th, February 4th, March 3rd, April 7th, May 5th, June 2nd, July 7th, August 4th, September 1st, October 6th, November 3rd, and December 1st.

12 AMA Calls

Scheduled monthly, Ask Me Anything (AMA) calls are where you can get any of your questions answered live.

These calls take place typically the 2nd Tuesday of every month at 11 AM Phoenix, Arizona time. In 2020, they take place on January 14th, February 11th, March 10th, April 14th, May 12th, June 9th, July 14th, August 11th, September 8th, October 13th, November 10th, and December 8th.

12 Mindset Calls

Scheduled monthly, these mindset and success principles trainings will help you accelerate your progress.

These calls take place typically the 3rd Tuesday of every month at 11 AM Phoenix, Arizona time. In 2020, they take place on January 21st, February 18th, March 17th, April 21st, May 19th, June 16th, July 21st, August 18th, September 15th, October 20th, November 17th, and December 15th.

Virtual “Get-it-Done” Boot Camps

Typically held every quarter, we’ll meet online to gain momentum and “Get-It-Done” in these fun and productive Boot Camps. These always take place on a Friday between 10:00 – 2:30 PM with 2 x 90 minute implementation breaks. In 2019, these will take place on February 22nd, April 26th, May 31st (BONUS), August 23rd, and November 22nd.

Monthly Private Coaching Call with an ACCELERATE Success Coach

Each month, you can book a 20 Minute Private Coaching Call with one of our ACCELERATE Success Coaches. You will be sent each month a booking link for the following month.

Private Facebook Group

Transcripts of all Training Calls

You’ll receive transcripts of all training calls for quick reference.

Special Savings on VIP days and other new programs

Benefit from preferential rates


Receive all the benefits of ACCELERATE Gold plus VIP private coaching and consulting with Vanessa.

Private VIP Business Strategy Day

Twelve 60 minute Monthly Private Coaching Calls

Unlimited Private Email Access to Vanessa

Bonus! Bring a team member, spouse, business partner or assistant to join you at your VIP Day or Intensives at no extra charge


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Vanessa Shaw is a highly accredited and internationally recognized Business Success Coach. Whether you are seeking more income, making a bigger impact, or enjoying greater freedom, Vanessa and her dedicated team of professionals at The Business Growth Academy can help turn your entrepreneurial dreams into reality.

Our business growth programs deliver proven growth strategies, smart business tools and trainings, expert support, and direct accountability. Built on our unique Business Acceleration Model with its 9 Growth Accelerators, we start with a focus on you, the business leader – your big dreams, bold vision, personal and business goals and translate this into a practical roadmap to success.

Described by her clients as engaged, articulate and astute in business, Vanessa has a genuine passion for coaching and mentoring business owners. Her mission is to impact the lives of over one million businesses around by coaching them to be bold and play bigger in both their life and business.

Originally from the UK with most of her life lived in Europe, Vanessa has more than a decade of experience working with business leaders — ranging from startups to billion-dollar companies. Her client roster includes The World Economic Forum, KPMG, Oracle, The Global Fund, the European law firm Cameron McKenna, and Sandler Training, amongst others. She has also worked for the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland and held senior leadership roles within the International Coach Federation. She lives in Scottsdale, Arizona with her husband Robert, their two children, and a collection of four-legged friends.

If you are interested in speaking with Vanessa or one of her business growth strategists about growing your business, please go to

For all other enquiries, please contact Vanessa’s team at +1 (602) 730-5937 or by email at