Author, national speaker, and trainer in leadership, business, and spirituality, Barbara M. Littles has been praised by clients as the ‘voice of entrepreneurs” as she masterfully coaches and mentors her clients to new levels of success in their business.
She has authored the e-book, 7 Legal Mistakes to Avoid in Your Business. As a business attorney who has structured businesses for over 30 years, Barbara’s passion is to coach and mentor entrepreneurs and ministry leaders into their highest purpose. She has worked with individuals and organizations assisting them in finding the “gold” in each of their employees and in themselves. She has coached and mentored executives, CEO’s, Bishops, and entrepreneurs, who desire to move from stagnant in success to "significant in purpose".
Barbara’s gift to her clients is her ability to see and help them develop multiple streams of income in their businesses and ministries. She sees the end from the beginning and is an expert at mapping entrepreneurial success. As a licensed evangelist, her passion is working with women of faith in becoming all God intended them to be in business and ministry through her Power Up 100 Mentoring-Coaching Program.
Her development of the Manifested Purpose Conference is her answer to a “life-class” for all women of business and ministry to empower women to move into their highest purpose.
In addition to entrepreneurs, she has trained leaders in Guatemala, Africa, and the United States in transformational leadership and co-authored The Official Guide to Transformational Leadership in Guatemala.
Barbara received her undergraduate degree from South Carolina State College in Speech Pathology and Audiology and her law degree from The Ohio State University College of Law. She has been licensed to practice law in Pennsylvania and Michigan.
She currently is a founding partner and certified coach, speaker, and trainer with The John Maxwell Team and CEO of her coaching and leadership company, Purpose By Design. She also continues to consult in the legal arena across industries in the area of business structuring, collaboration/partnering and negotiation. She is currently preparing for the release of her new book, The Power and Purpose of Alignment.