Testimonials

What Business Owners are saying about Bridget

Bridget’s coaching has helped me look at the total picture. It takes so many components to run a successful business, and all must be tuned to work together as efficiently as a watch. If one gear fails, the entire watch fails.

- Mick, CEO, Corporate IQ, Inc.

Bridget is excellent at evaluating the root cause of problems- not just what they appear to be on the surface.

- Stefanie, CEO, Barrett Creative

The most important thing Bridget has taught me how to implement and accomplish so far is setting goals and measuring progress towards their achievement. Also, she helped me think through a major transition and communicate the changes effectively to trainers and clients.

- Mike, Owner, Healthy Habits Fitness

Bridget’s coaching has helped me tackle the big issues facing my business and allows me to step outside of the day-to-day and work on my business on a regular basis.

- Matt, CPA, Owner, Patrick Accounting

I don’t think I would be in business without Bridget’s coaching. I can think of specific situations in which Bridget’s advice saved my company.

- Christy, MD, Owner, Valentine Medical Center

Bridget’s coaching has helped me…

1) Stay sane- it is lonely at the top

2) Build plans to grow my company successfully

3) Grow into a business owner

4) Understand how to review and analyze a financial statement

5) Create interview questions that help me find the people I need

6) Learn how to talk to my team

- Adrienne, Chief Creative Director, Design the Planet

Bridget’s style of delivery and mix of content and action items make her a remarkable presenter. Bridget’s expertise in the field of communication and effectiveness makes her a great asset to all of the meeting and event industry associations and has positioned her to assist associations of all shapes and sizes. We are very pleased that Bridget DiCello was available to participate in our innovative Education Conference this year and we are looking forward to having her speak to our chapter again!

- Elizabeth, Building Blocks Social Media, MPISCC’s Education Conference

Bridget’s coaching has helped me achieve goals that I set, run my business more efficiently and feel more secure in my position as a business owner.

- Jim, Owner, Mister Company – Everything Office

Without Bridget’s coaching, I might still be working out of my home instead of owning my own office building!

- Adrienne, Chief Creative Director, Design the Planet

Bridget’s coaching has helped me significantly grow my business.

- Christy, MD, Owner, Valentine Medical Center

Bridget is my “accountability partner” because she helps me hold myself accountable to my goals.

- Gene, Owner, Mangiante Photography

Bridget’s coaching has helped me to discover my strengths, passion, and profitability.

- Jack, Founder & Chief Technology Officer, Elliptical Hosting

Bridget has a keen way of rephrasing and making me analyze the why and what behind my plans.

- Jana, Executive Director, BNI MidSouth

Bridget has helped me understand how to organize and prioritize tasks. This has made all of the difference because it has increased productivity and helped me to meet my goals.

- Jim, Owner, Mister Company – Everything Office

The most important thing Bridget has taught me so far is how to create a plan and chart that course. Bridget has helped me to establish long and short term goals, then move them forward and keep my own commitments to my personal and business endeavors.

- Mick, CEO, Corporate IQ, Inc.

Bridget’s coaching has helped me focus on goals and put mechanisms in place for success. She helps me to quit sweating the small stuff and encourages me to focus on the big picture.

- Tim, Executive Director, BNI Louisiana/Mississippi

The most important thing that Bridget has helped me implement is an employee review process that works, gets me involved, and gets the improvement and results I seek. This has made all of the difference because I’m not a people person, and I have no formal training on how to guide or manage people.

- Adrienne, Chief Creative Director, Design the Planet

Bridget’s coaching has helped me develop the ability to stand in front of my peers and give a presentation, and she has helped me build the confidence needed to move forward in my career.

- Adrienne, Master Barber & Stylist

Bridget cuts through all of the chaos and distractions to help you find the root of your business problem. She also helps you maintain focus on your goals. Bridget is great at making your goals a priority! Every year I am impressed by how much we are able to accomplish together!

- Christy, MD, Owner, Valentine Medical Center

Bridget maintains a positive outlook in even the most challenging of circumstances, and she is always super professional.

- Gene, Owner, Mangiante Photography

Without Bridget’s coaching, I would still be running like a hamster in a wheel- working around the clock and barely getting by.

- Jack, Founder & Chief Technology Officer, Elliptical Hosting

Bridget has helped me understand how to think about my business and make a structured, step-by-step plan. Now, I am not just going with the flow- I am putting a definite plan in place.

- Jana, Executive Director, BNI MidSouth

Bridget takes a practical approach to dealing with the many challenges that I face as a business owner.

- Matt, CPA, Owner, Patrick Accounting

The most important thing Bridget has helped me understand, implement, and accomplish so far is efficient hiring skills. This has made all the difference because it has saved me time, money, and aggravation.

- Pat, DC, Chiropractor, Owner of The Joint Wolfchase

Bridget helps you keep your eye on the main task at hand, helping you to do the things you don’t want to do, and giving you alternative options to the things you can’t do.

- Mike, Owner, Healthy Habits Fitness

The most important thing Bridget has helped me understand so far is opportunity space. This has made all of the difference because I can take the time to react properly to things.

- Tim, Executive Director, BNI Louisiana/Mississippi

Bridget does an amazing job of finding ways to activate me or inspire me and helps me to understand why what needs to be done is so vital to my success.

- Adrienne, Chief Creative Director, Design the Planet

Bridget has made all of the difference in my life because she has helped me to feel confident in myself and my abilities.

- Adrienne, Master Barber & Stylist

The most important thing Bridget has helped me understand and accomplish so far is how to clearly identify my target market and the value I can provide to them. This has made all of the difference because I have refined my target market, identified the value I can provide to them, and modified my fees appropriately.

- Jack, Founder & Chief Technology Officer, Elliptical Hosting

Bridget listens carefully and rephrases. The way she sees things is straight-forward, direct, and clear. She helps me cut through the wordiness and get to the meat.

- Jana, Executive Director, BNI MidSouth

Bridget helps me to have a strategic game plan through identifying what needs to happen and guiding me through implementation. This is especially true when dealing with my own employees.

- Matt, CPA, Owner, Patrick Accounting

Bridget’s coaching has helped me develop a strategic plan and stay on track to accomplish specific goals.

- Stefanie, CEO, Barrett Creative

Without Bridget’s coaching, I would still be running in circles.

- Pat, DC, Chiropractor, Owner of The Joint Wolfchase

Bridget is great at allowing her clients to discover their potential and the potential of their business.

- Tim, Executive Director, BNI Louisiana/Mississippi

I hired Bridget to consult with me and my staff about how to manage and lead Downtown. She was easy to work with and gave solid advice from which many on my staff benefitted including myself. I recommend her as a speaker, consultant or career coach.

- Paul, President & City Builder, Downtown Memphis Commission

Bridget is always on point with where we need to be so we don’t get off-track.

- Adrienne, Master Barber & Stylist

Bridget enables me to dig deeper inside myself to find the answers and solutions that are most effective with my working style.

- Jack, Founder & Chief Technology Officer, Elliptical Hosting

The most important thing Bridget has helped me implement, accomplish, or understand is a set of systems which have enabled me to make better use of my time and thereby increase profits. This has made all the difference because I have greater job satisfaction!

- Stefanie, CEO, Barrett Creative

Bridget DiCello has a very practical approach to both her writing and practice which can be transferred easily to her clients, regardless of their background. Her new book ,”How, not If” should be mandatory reading as part of any management seminar. Bridget’s message as part of her speaking engagements would fit practically any setting where communication is the subject. I am impressed more and more over time with her ability to clearly and succinctly make her message known.

- Edward (Ed), Owner, Command Consulting

Bridget is amazing! She spoke at an event years ago on effective networking. Her simple and effective networking tips helped me become Vice President and eventually President and Ambassador for my BNI (Business Networking International) Chapter! I just heard her speak this morning about keeping your best employees, and I learned so much.

- Josh, Sales Consultant, IBR Payroll

I have known Bridget for several years; we served on a Board together. Bridget is business savvy and tells it like it is. She is a wonderful speaker – if you haven’t heard her yet, you should. Invite her to speak for your business or civic group and I promise you won’t regret it. Participants in her recent breakfast seminar at the BBB raved about her presentation and takeaways. She is an engaging, personable presenter. I can’t wait to have her back for another engagement!

- Nancy, Marketing & Communications Director, Better Business Bureau

Bridget has provided my management team with some invaluable coaching and training. Our team has seen a lot of change in the past three years and she has helped this team grow and develop their management skills. She has offered us creative training and team building solutions that deliver tangible value to my team.

- Chris, Director IT, Countermeasures and Intelligence at FedEx Services

Bridget DiCello’s Leadership class was an intense gut check on how to do business. Business Owners, Executives, Non Profits, and Professionals can all benefit by learning how to Manage teams and communicate effectively with employees. This has helped our company to bring up production and help increase the bottom line. Her classes and coaching have been invaluable to my company over the years. I have been doing business with Bridget/ Building Bridges since 2004 and look forward to many more years of success as a result of our relationship.

- Tim, Executive Director, BNI Louisiana/Mississippi

Bridget helps me be more focused and accountable to tasks, and to be a better communicator.  The cost tracking we focus on gives me a more accurate picture of project profitability and efficiency, and the sales tracking keeps me focused on the calls I need to make.

- Mark, Owner, V2 Memphis

Bridget helps me understand where I am weak as a leader and my strengths as well.  She has helped me better understand my long term vision and where we are vulnerable as a company.

- Jay, CEO, Industrial Applications, Inc.

Through Bridget’s guidance and feedback, I was able to grow my business in Memphis as well as Columbus, OH.  Bridget’s personality, business acumen and ability to offer great advice is a benefit to any business owner.

- Barna, President at KDevelopers, LLC

Bridget is a value add to any business! Her no nonsense approach to the world of business has been a huge reason for my success. Bridget is a class act who I trust to turn to whenever I have a dilemma in my business. I would highly recommend her services to any business owner or manager who wants to take either their business or their skill set to the next level.

- Scott, President at Momentum Technologies, LLC

Bridget is an true expert in her field. Her methodology “clicked” with our corporate culture, enabling us to develop internal systems and safeguards that increased productivity and accountability of our staff. I would highly advise others to garner her services when needed.

- Eugene, Director of Retail Operations at Landau Uniforms

Bridget has kept us sane and profitable! We hired Bridget to help us manage the chaos of our growing/successful Brand Marketing Agency when it was still in its infancy. She has provided guidance and solutions for: personnel hiring, management and motivation; time management and project coordination; profitability and goal setting; project/client delegation, etc. If you manage a team or a small business, or if you need help to take your business to the next level, Bridget is the coach you need to succeed!

- Robert, Catholic Way Investments Advisor