Love Your Business’ founding concept is based on the realisation that the level of frustration, overwhelm, anxiety, stress, dissatisfaction and performance that business owners were experiencing were directly linked to the love they had for their business.  

No matter how much “consulting”, or strategy plans were put in place for business owners, they would sabotage these if they were not present to loving their business (or why they did not love their business).

As a result, a unique brand called ‘Love Your Business’ was created, which executes results driven programs that have seen many business owners reclaim the love (and profit) for their business. This has saved businesses from failure, saved marriages, and even saved lives. This has resulted in helping hundreds of businesses grow, increase profit, and achieving that elusive work/life balance.


Getting results!

I pride myself on getting the results and going the extra mile. This is not just lip service, I back myself. I work on a monthly subscription model which demonstrates my commitment to results and creating a win / win partnership with my clients.  I have had many clients substantially grow their profit and successfully grow their business, making sure the fees create a good return on investment. 



Due to the unique blend of business training, experience and qualifications combined with the Be Bold Mindset program and my personality, I am definately NOT your average business coach. This ability to silence a business owner’s ‘inner critic’ and thus release them from the critical element of what probably has been holding them back from achieving what is possible is an example of some of the work we do to ensure the results for our valued clients.

This is NOT a cookie cutter Business Coaching program. We focus on what will actually shift the needle. 

Business Experience

I have a broad range of business experience with varying expertise in many industries and business sizes. I have operated and grown my own businesses, and have been self-employed since the age of 25.  You will be working with someone who understands what being a business owner is all about.


Never Give Up

Simple really. I never give up. When a business owner shares their big goals, dreams, and wishes they had better be ready! It might be intense or even confronting from time to time, but I never give up helping you achieve your goals.


I pride myself on my clients results. I have been part of many significant business transformations and improved lives and relationships as a result. I do not stand for mediocre results. I value my reputation far too much. Results must be outstanding, transformational, and sustainable.

Uncompromising Friend for Business Owners

Being that person who understands and who business owners can openly talk about anything (and I mean anything!) but being uncompromising in the sense of ensuring they achieve what they can achieve is what I’m all about.


Turn Business Owners aspirations into inspiration.

In other words, I want business owners to aspire to greatness, what ever that looks like for them, and will help them to achieve that. I’d like my clients to inspire others around them to create aspirations. This becomes a flow on effect which is what Love Your Business is all about!


“We had a great time working with Douwe and have learnt and grown a lot since we started out….after 12 months in the programme we had climbed out of nearly $30k debt, increased our bottom line and most importantly were enjoying going to work on a Monday morning… I would happily recommend Douwe to anyone or any business at any level, as the value he provides is priceless and inspiring”
Business Owner

Plumbing Company, Hamilton

“Douwe is enthusiastic and totally passionate about your business and its outcome. He is hands-on, which means you can call him at any time with any concern you may have… If you want to earn more money, enjoy more success and make your business a lifestyle, then employ Douwe.”
Business Owner

Cleaning Company, Hamilton

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