The Agency Leaders Playbook, and the events and support around it, will help you take the easier route to growing an agency you're proud of. Let's do it together.

Agency Leaders Playbook

£225 /month
<p>Get the answers you need — even for questions you didn't know to ask.</p> <p>Join us to be part of using and developing the ultimate playbook for agency founders</p>

What you get

  • Full access to the Agency Leaders Playbook
    • The missing manual for building and leading a creative/digital agency
    • The answers you need, a click away — including to questions you didn't know to ask
    • Only about agencies — scratching the itches general business advice can't reach
    • Step by step practical expertise you can use right now in your agency
    • Learn from the experience of others, rather than the hard way, to avoid painful time-wasting
  • "Playbook Zoom" workshops
    • Join Steve and other agency founders for a deeper look at a section of the playbook
    • A chance to discuss the specific issues you're working on, and ask questions
    • 10 workshops a year via zoom
  • Be part of the Playbook Panel
    • Be part of developing the most useful tool for agency founders
    • Submit your questions and issues to request new sections and pages, and watch the playbook grow to meet your needs even more
    • Share your experiences and approaches in response to our questions to the panel each month, to be featured in the playbook itself
    • Be a part of creating something bigger, and showing there's a better way to run an agency business
  • Elearning courses
    • Free access to our growing library of elearning courses
    • Learn where and when suits you
    • Specialist training for agency owners, directors and CEOs that you won't find anywhere else
  • Training Workshops, Summits and Retreats
    • Discounted places at our live workshops, summits and retreats for agency founders
    • A chance to take the time to think and collaborate on high-altitude thinking — as the owner, director and CEO of your agency
    • Well structured and facilitated agenda to be highly effective rather than simply nice chats

Virtual Non-Exec

£750 /month
<p>When you're ready to start exploring bigger questions.</p> <p>Get the support of your advisory board to be the best founder and CEO you can be — with our help and guidance.</p>

What you get

  • Agency Advisory Board handbook
    • Learn how to set up and run an effective advisory board for your agency
    • Provide your board members with guidance about how to think and act at director level
    • Tips and toolkits to make your meetings valuable, rewarding and effective
  • Board briefings
    • A growing collection of briefings you can use to run sessions in your board meetings
    • The briefings provide background reading, along with structure and guidance for productive discussion
    • Some sessions are designed to be workshop-style for the board, providing creative ways to collaborate
  • Extra support for you
    • 'Office Hours' calls: Open time in Steve's calendar once a month, giving you a chance to book 1-1 calls when you have a tricky issue to work on, or need an extra steer
    • Founder Helpdesk: we're available via email to help you find answers and support for your questions and issues
  • Agency Radar
    • A horizon scan of risks, opportunities and trends for agency boards to be aware of
    • Get the inside track on things you didn't even know you needed to think about
    • Use the insights to prepare your agency, and advise clients
    • Keep your agency ahead of issues, and avoid risks becoming stressful emergencies
  • PLUS everything in the Agency Playbook plan
    • Full access to the agency playbook
    • Be part of the playbook panel, helping shape this vital resource to be ever more useful for you and other founders
    • 'Playbook Zoom' workshops
    • Free access to Elearning courses
    • Discount places to live training workshops, summits and retreats

Advisory Board

£3750 /month
<p>When you're ready to be challenged to build a healthier agency with dependable sustainable growth.</p> <p>Have a full advisory board, supported by Steve personally.</p>

What you get

  • A full advisory board for your agency
    • An advisory board, dedicated to your agency, to support you as the CEO
    • The organisation and content of your board work will be supported by the Convivio team
    • Steve Parks as an advisory board member, dedicating time and attention to your agency specifically
    • Optional add-on: an additional board member to provide another external input. We'll find the right expertise/experience from our network
    • Examine your business, get advice and support, with an external perspective
    • Build momentum, with structure and a proven framework for running and growing great agencies
    • Get a wider perspective, with Board Briefings that frame the discussions
  • Extra support for you
    • 1-1 calls with Steve: A monthly 1-1 call with you and Steve, to discuss key issues, prepare for the advisory board meeting, and chat through anything that's on your mind
    • Email support from Steve: Steve available to you via email to provide advice and support between board meetings
    • Founder Helpdesk: we're available via email to help you find answers and support for your questions and issues
  • Agency Radar
    • A horizon scan of risks, opportunities and trends for agency boards to be aware of
    • Get the inside track on things you didn't even know you needed to think about
    • Use the insights to prepare your agency, and advise clients
    • Keep your agency ahead of issues, and avoid risks becoming stressful emergencies
  • PLUS everything in the Agency Playbook plan
    • Full access to the agency planyook
    • Be part of the playbook panel, helping shape this vital resource to be ever more useful for you and other founders
    • 'Playbook Zoom' workshops
    • Free access to Elearning courses
    • Discount places to live training workshops, summits and retreats