Zoe Thompson

Business Strategist – Founder of Build It Brilliant – Entrepreneur. Available for:

Expert Comment * Radio and Podcast Interviews * Case Study Features * Q&As * Women in Business Profiles * Speaking and Talk Opportunities

Meet the Speaker

Zoe’s 15-year career has been dedicated to connecting with people and supporting them to grow, learn and develop. 

Through her personal experiences Zoe knows the impacts of stress and anxiety and the positive impact those in the therapeutic/wellbeing space can make on people’s health and happiness. 

Since 2011 Zoe has been a therapist and helped many people to overcome fear and regain their mental and physical strength. Now, she helps people in the service/helping professions to grow in confidence with online learning, so they can create a brilliant business which protects their work/life balance and share their expertise with a wider audience.


Zoe set up a company with £750 and turned it into a full-time career, she built herself an office out of wooden pallets and she learnt to ride a motorbike at 34 years old. Throughout her life Zoe has taken leaps of faith and learnt what it’s like to feel the fear and do it anyway. Her can do attitude, zest for life and authentic nature inspire others to do the same and her therapeutic skills enable her to nurture and support others through their journey.

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Topics and talks

Where to start with moving your therapy business online

Tech can help you do ANYTHING but how do you make it work for you? In this talk I'll share my simple strategies, helping you to work smarter not harder. I'll also talk about the biggest pitfalls so you can avoid them.

The truth about stress, motivation and being a solopreneur

There are many mindset barriers to overcome when moving your therapy business online. In this talk I share with you the lessons I've learnt from building my own successful private practice since 2011.

Let’s crack on – 5 lessons I learnt from changing career, twice!!

Changing career can be daunting, I know I've done it twice!! So how do you manage the fear and overwhelm of making big decisions? In this talk I'll share with you my journey and what it's really like to take the leap.

Top tips for marketing your therapy business online

Marketing can feel like a minefield with so many options and strategies to choose from. In this talk I talk about the approaches which work for the services/therapy industry.

Zoe's Specialisms

These topics are from previous talks I have delivered. However, I have 10 years of experience designing training/talks so if you would like to discuss alternative ideas for your audience please get in touch. 

I’m available for speaking opportunities, talks and interviews on the following specialisms.

  • Online learning
  • Developing and delivering effective online strategy
  • Marketing a service/helping professions business
  • Business ownership
  • Taking the leap and setting up a business
  • Promoting yourself online with confidence
  • Overcoming fear and setbacks
  • Motivation for solopreneurs
  • Stress resilience
  • Work/life balance

Previous Experience

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