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  • Business Advisory for Entrepreneurs

    $100/hr Starting at $300 Ongoing

    Dedicated Resource

    I help business owners and entrepreneurs with specific challenges and pain points they have building their business. I work on short-term and long-term projects with the focus on solving immediate and...

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We will help you increase revenues, reduce costs and improve efficiency.

balance works with founders, entrepreneurs and business owners to develop, launch and grow companies. With more than a decade advising early and growth stage startups, balance has identified many strategies that help build and grow successful companies.

We help entrepreneurs avoid common pitfalls in early-stage and growth-stage ventures through founder coaching, business advisory and curated resources. We are not an accelerator and we are not capital investors. We are hands-on experienced entrepreneurs that help founders and their businesses grow and succeed.

Our Founder, MJ Jacobson, has advised and mentored in the early development and growth of some of the world’s most innovative companies used by millions of users including: Uber, MoPub (sold to Twitter), Expensify, Livefyre (sold to Adobe), TouchOfModern, Wish, BleacherReport (sold to Turner), Bustle Media Group and many more. He’s helping the next generation of entrepreneurs build profitable and successful companies.

balance was founded in 2013.

Founded: 2013

Meet the Team

  • Mike Jacobson

    Mike Jacobson


Work Terms

Engagements are fixed fee projects with scoped hours. Payment is prepaid through PayPal or Credit / Debit card. We work remotely via Skype, Phone, Email, Slack.