About Nancy Ganzekaufer

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Short Bio

Nancy Ganzekaufer is a focused, motivated, and dedicated Business Coach. Through her work, Nancy empowers creative entrepreneurs to build the life and business they have always wanted.

As a mom of three young adults and a successful business owner, Nancy understands the unique challenges entrepreneurs face when pursuing their dreams of growing a profitable business. She leads by example through her hard work, encouragement, and most of all, her no-BS leadership style.  

Nancy offers individualized and group coaching to guide and motivate her clients to get clear on their business identity, offerings, and services. Then, she helps them set a plan to attract and close more of their ideal clients with effective marketing and sales techniques.

In addition to Business Coaching, Nancy is a National Board member of the Interior Design Society (IDS) and the Current and Founding President of the IDS Virtual Chapter.

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Speaking Topics

  • Your Business in Words: How to define who you are, what you do and how you help

  • Nail Your Sales Closing Conversation

  • Time Management for the Busy Entrepreneur

  • Finding your Leadership, Confidence, and Clarity of Purpose

  • From Struggling to Successful, Overcoming Adversity to Achieve Happiness and Business Success


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Long Bio

Nancy Ganzekaufer is a Life and Business Coach, and the Founder of Your-BusinessPartner. Nancy’s dynamic and direct coaching empowers women entrepreneurs to create the life and business they have always wanted and deserved.

As a mother of three young adults and a successful business owner, Nancy understands the unique challenges women face when pursuing their dreams, and she leads by example through her hard work, encouragement, and most of all her no-BS leadership style! Nancy offers her clients one-on-one phone call and email coaching, as well as webinars and workbooks to develop a business identity, set goals, and master marketing, time management, and sales and communication skills.

Earning her BA at Adelphi University, Nancy studied Business Management with a concentration in Finance while working part-time at Dime Savings Bank of New York. After graduation, Nancy started full-time at Dime as a customer service representative and worked her way up over 10 years to 1st Vice President of the Mortgage Servicing and Investor Servicing Departments, all while starting a family. In 2001, after taking a few years away from the workforce to care for her kids, Nancy sought out new ways to use her entrepreneurial spirit. She became a AAPTE certified Personal Trainer before founding Expressive Living LLC, an art and accessory consulting service that has assisted more than 1800 clients, placing over $6 million of art and home accessories. She started Your-BusinessPartner to share the lessons she learned, from reinventing herself over the years to running a successful business, in order to help women find personal fulfillment and professional success.

Nancy sat on the board of the Long Island Chapter of the Interior Design Society and is currently a member of the IDS National Board.

Where Nancy Has Been Seen

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Nancy has appeared on A Well-Designed Business on Power Talk Friday with Luann Nigara.

A Well-Designed Business:  Power Talk Friday
Nancy has become somewhat of a regular guest on Power Talk Friday w/ Luann Nigara. Check out these informative and interesting talks.

Episode 256

Episode 159

Episode 15

Nancy has been a featured guest on the podcast Living Regret Free with Dr. Gayle

Living Regret Free Podcast:    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qrGtLshAq_k

What Nancy's Clients Are Saying

...the best money I ever spent!

Darci Hether

Principal Owner / Designer, Darci Hether, New York

Six months ago I hired Nancy to be my business coach. Truly, one of the best decisions I have ever made. I am so happy with Nancy and her coaching – thank you, Nancy! Nancy has helped me focus, sharpen my decision-making skills and reduce the time it takes for me to make important decisions and commitments. My business expansion plans are well under way and I am working at an accelerated pace to ensure my business has everything it needs to succeed at a new level.

Bonnie Reich

Symmetry Designs, Inc,

Without Nancy's coaching and support, I wouldn't have just closed on two new clients, and who fit my target, with cheques in hand, in one week. Because of her, I walked into those client consultations confident and prepared they would be both excited and relieved to be working with me – a genuine expert who could help them with what they were struggling with.


Interior Designer

Giving a shout out to Nancy Ganzekaufer – if you have not scheduled a one-on-one coaching session with Nancy, you are not giving yourself the treatment you deserve. Nancy is incredibly insightful and a terrific listener. I am so happy with the coaching she has provided me. Nancy, You Rock!!


Barbara D’Aquino

With Nancy’s guidance and encouragement, I have grown to be more assertive. I recognize my abilities and value more readily. I am grateful for how far I’ve come and how far I will go in my bright future. Thank you, very helpful knowing I’m not alone.

Mary Nolte

Nancy helped me to find that genuineness...

Yian Quach

Website Designer & Content Consultant, House Digital Design

I have been working with Nancy for about 6 months. Nancy is a very caring individual that truly want me to succeed. I always feel “recharged” after my sessions with Nancy. She never ceases to amaze me with her energy and more importantly her knowledge on how to promote myself and my business. I would highly recommend having Nancy as your business coach!

Barbara McNally