This new POWER PEER GROUP is launching with a specific focus on how the world of business has immensely changed. WHAT strategies should business owners be implementing to GROW their companies TO A WHOLE NEW LEVEL. What do we do to get there in less than ONE YEAR?   

"POWER PEER GROUPS will greatly assist entrepreneurs in reinventing themselves to get to the NEXT LEVEL with minimal investment."

These PEER GROUPS are designed to focus on a specific subject to provide CEOs with survival tips. Each month, a PEER GROUP will focus on different business topics. These GROUPS will foster brainstorming of new ideas with the attendees, and sessions will be limited to 25 entrepreneurs in each group. 

Sessions will be held via Zoom in an interactive and participatory format where new business lessons will be shared.  Each month will focus on a different business topic discussing what changes are required for small and middle-market businesses to survive and thrive while moving on to a WHOLE NEW LEVEL. 

Not yet an entrepreneur? What a great time to learn the ins and outs of managing a successful business. 


GROW YOUR BUSINESS TO A WHOLE NEW LEVEL with peer-group topics that include Marketing, Employee Management, Operations, Financial Relationships, Pricing Models, and Exit Strategies. Before each session, registered members can submit a description of their business in advance, and the PEER GROUP will focus on only those industries participating. 


  • Get your business questions answered
  • Learn from other business owners' experiences
  • Participate in all of the discussion 


  • Receive expert business consulting advice
  • Discussions target industries represented
  • Submit your questions in advance for the custom agenda


  • Meet like-minded entrepreneurs
  • Continue relationships through The Entrepreneur Club
  • Work with other business owners and grow together

Customized To Your Needs . . . 

PEER GROUP sessions are limited to 25 entrepreneurs. Each registered member will be asked to submit their questions and topics for discussion in advance.  Each group will focus on a different business issue.  The agenda for each session will be based on the businesses, industries, and skill levels of the registered participants. Each month will focus on a different topic. 

  • April, 2021             Topic:  Marketing Strategies 
  • May, 2021              Topic: Employee Management
  • June, 2021             Topic: Business Operations
  • July, 2021               Topic: Financial Relationship  
  • August 2021       Topic: Sold Out 

  • September 21 2021  Topic: Exit Strategies - NOW ACCEPTING REGISTRATIONS

Each business group is designed so Entrepreneurs can register for those sessions focusing on topics that meet their immediate needs.  


What To Expect . . .

If you are serious about your business and need direction to reach a whole new level, these sessions are for you.

Each POWER PEER GROUP will include a custom agenda based on the questions submitted by the registered attendees in advance of the session. 

Depending on the needs of the registrants, the host may invite industry experts to participate as advisors to the group. 

Each session is scheduled for four hours. There will be a break at the two-hour mark.  Sessions will be held online using ZOOM.

Sessions are priced individually. Each topic is scheduled for two sessions. Entrepreneurs can register for the topics of their choice. 

Business owners will meet like-minded peers. 

Hurry! Register Now.  Space is limited to 25 entrepreneurs in each session. 


Meet Your Facilitator 

Prominent entrepreneur, author, and business consultant, Darlene Ziebell is excited to be hosting the PEER GROUP workshops to help business owners navigate to a whole new level.

POWER PEER GROUPS is one of several initiatives she has already launched to help entrepreneurs be prepared for and overcome challenges they may face in running their business.

Her recent initiatives include a book, webinar, podcast, and high-level business startup workshop.

In addition to her MBA, her extensive career includes the practical experience of personally launching her own startups and advised the Fortune 1000 as a management consultant. 


What People Say . . . 


Kathy Ameche

"Why didn't I meet you earlier? Darlene has helped me focus on my value proposition, identifying customers and most importantly how to make money. Regardless of the level of business ownership you are at, her no nonsense approach is of great value. She has a global connection with owners through her site Center for Women Business Owners."

Newell Anderson

"Darlene is an exceptional businesswoman who has tremendous foresight, credentials and experience. Her work, commitment to excellence, and character make her one of my most valued professionals to work with and I always look for ways to get my network in front of her. She is a good friend and colleague and I strongly recommend Darlene to anyone who demands the top level professionals."

Jonathan Mraunac 

"Our start-up company retained Darlene to provide consulting services related to fundraising, marketing, business-modeling, and web development. She went out of her way to meet at a location most convenient for us and provided several key pieces of useful, professional advice which clearly demonstrated her experience and expertise. I would recommend Darlene to any company in a similar situation."


All The Tools You Need To Build Value In Your Business Before You Exit.

Many business Exits, leave money on the table. Learn what it takes to build value in your business before you Exit. THIS MONTH'S PEER GROUP TOPIC IS EXIT STRATEGIES. Sign up today, space is limited to 25 people. 

Read What Fellow Successful Business Owners Say Today ... 


Katheryn Weidman, Ph.D.

"Darlene has MUCH to offer small business owners, regardless of whether they are just starting out or have been around for years. She has owned several types of businesses herself and has both broad experience and a unique approach to offer. Moreover, her style is refreshing. She doesn’t waste your time! She zeroes-in on the issues and talks-turkey to help the business owner confront the barriers to greater success. Darlene was a board member for two nonprofit organizations that I served as a consultant. I’ve seen her work in numerous settings and absolutely trust her judgment."

Mark Seven 

“Darlene has a remarkable instinct for business strategy of not only knowing WHAT improvements to make, but WHEN and HOW to implement them. In the 20+ years I’ve known her, she has always provided us with useful management advice including accounting methodology, personnel and legal issues, contemporary marketing foresight, even spot-on location suggestions. Darlene is a true professional, honest and straight forward, whose insights have guided us through nearly 25 years of success as a growing national entertainment company.”

John Frank

"Darlene Ziebell is an experienced and thoughtful consulting professional, as well as a business owner and advisor who knows "the right thing to do" for both clients and employees. She also injects fun into work by always having a positive outlook and using humor to create a relaxed and productive work environment. I will always consider Darlene my colleague and friend.