Leadership Coaching & Advising

Business Makeover Workshops

Facilitated Mastermind Groups

Sales & Presentation Training

Individual & Group Coaching

Collaborative Creativity & Team Building

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Susan is a fantastic mentor. She is enthusiastic, dedicated and asks powerful questions to drive focus. Her practical advice as a business-owner, combined with her sector expertise in executive education makes her mentoring invaluable. – Hamish Forsyth, CEO OneLeap, “Helping leading organizations and their leaders be more entrepreneurial.”

"The Mastermind Workshop with Susan Ross helped me change my entire relationship with my distributor- for the better!"

Val Marks, Portland OR!

"Everyone’ is a coach these days. Susan comes to the table with expertise, creativity and tenacity to get her clients performing at their best. She got me to stretch. I learned things, my business improved ($$)."

Lisa Kelly, DC

"Susan was the breath of fresh air & kick in the pants we needed to focus as a team on growing our business. We’ve come a long way this year by implementing the strategies you taught us."

Z. Abidi, Newport Beach, CA

"Susan facilitated a Mastermind that was an eye-opening experience for me. I recommend any business owner or manager that isn’t exactly where they want to be, check out Susan’s Masterminds."

Jack D. Agoura CA

"Susan Ross (Blue Ocean Business Coaching) is a true master at her craft – drawing out the very best in her clients to paint a clear map towards their success."

Dale J. Westlake Village, CA

"Just attended Susan Ross’ Blue Ocean Mastermind Workshop.  Terrific program for my business in a beautiful space that’s extremely conducive to collaborating with other professionals.  This is a one-of-a-kind place and Susan is a powerhouse.  I highly recommend!"

Paula R.

"Susan Ross facilitated my Sales Meeting and did an AMAZING JOB! My loan agent team all had positive comments. It was fun, very positive and eye opening. I would HIGHLY recommend Susan to help your team. "

Debbie Lee, Simi Valley

"I loved the flash mob mastermind! Susan really knows what she’s talking about and has a great staff to follow! Great venue and wonderful vibe! :)"

Tasha H. Newbury Park, CA

"I met Susan at a SCORE seminar and attended a Flash Mob Mastermind at The Good Vibe Studio. Both times I was impressed by her personable and professional manner and suggestions. Look into what she offers; it was valuable to me."

Shari F. Simi Valley, CA

"Susan and the Good Vibe Studio hosted our business networking group yesterday. We felt very comfortable in the friendly environment. The A/V was professional, the space large enough for our 20+ members. Susan facilitated a quick Mastermind session, and it was an eye-opening experience for me and my business. I recommend that any business owner or manager that isn’t exactly where they want to be, check out Susan’s professional Mastermind Workshops."

Jack D. Agoura Hills, CA

About Us

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Blue Ocean Business Coaching was founded in 2007 by Susan Ross after selling her private Business College, which specialized in training entrepreneurs in business start ups, leadership, development, sales, team building and more. Susan conducts & facilitates business trainings and mastermind groups, in addition to Speaking and hosting a variety of community and private business events. She has devoted 20 years to business education as a speaker, sales & corporate team trainer, business founder & owner of several businesses. Her Mastermind programs include The 6 Week Business Makeover, 6 Steps to Sales Mastery and the Business Women’s Mastermind Series. Susan and her team of Creative Business Growth Architects will inspire & challenge you to build a better business and live a better life through collaboration, strategic planning, focused action and accountability.



We will guide and challenge you to:
Develop goals and practices to accurately forecast, manifest, and manage your business and team growth
Foster and guide renewed confidence, enthusiasm and passion for Mastering Your Possibilities & leading your team
Identify and capture untapped sources of opportunity and a plan to implement efficiently



Blue Ocean Business Growth Architects will: Inspire a new level of harmony, collaboration and innovation, through a variety custom sales trainings, leadership and team building workshops that foster creative collaboration, enthusiasm, harmony and synergy. We are experts at inspiring sales professionals and teams to connect, create and implement at the highest possible level. Our interactive programs are customized to your team’s unique personality, situation and desired outcomes.


1:1 Executive Coaching

Custom Team Training

Mastermind Group Set Up, Launch and Facilitation

Executive Leadership Mentoring & Guidance

Sales & Influence Workshops

Contract Sales, Leadership & Management Workshops

Team evaluation & assessments, with custom “Rx Solutions” to take your business to the next level with clarity, confidence & accountability



Vision. Values. Purpose. Goals.


Time. Team. Systems. Strategies.


Brand - Market - Network - Sell!


Revise. Update. Replicate.


Decide. Delegate. DO. Finish One Challenge Unto Success!


Meet. Create. Collaboroate. Grow. Mastermind Set up, Training & Facilitation


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