Grow a Thriving Marketing Business as a
StoryBrand Certified Guide

Most Marketers Struggle to Build a Successful Business Because…

They lack the confidence to raise their prices

They burn out trying to be everything for every client

They are going it alone

They struggle to stand out in a sea of marketers

They don’t use a proven framework to get results for clients

They don't have a plan for getting new clients

When you become a StoryBrand Guide, you’ll be able to confidently deliver results for clients and build a successful marketing business.

How to Become a StoryBrand Guide
1. Apply
Complete the short application and schedule a call with a member of our team to see if becoming a StoryBrand Guide is right for you!
2. Attend the Certification Training
This 4-day virtual training will give you everything you need to confidently grow your marketing business.
3. Grow Your Marketing Business
With the StoryBrand framework and ongoing support from our team, you can build a thriving marketing business as a StoryBrand Certified Guide.

As a StoryBrand Certified Guide, You’ll Get…

An exclusive license to use the StoryBrand Framework with your clients

Exclusive StoryBrand content and tools to help you generate more leads

Access to our 90-day onboarding program where you’ll be paired with a current Guide as a mentor

Access to our community of Guides for referrals, camaraderie, and collaboration

Commission opportunities when you sell products like the StoryBrand Marketing Workshop to diversify your revenue streams

A business profile in our directory at where you can generate more high-paying clients

Hear from our Certified Guide, Jo Caruana as she details her favorite parts of being StoryBrand Certified

In the past month, I’ve invoiced more than I ever have in the previous 22 years of being in business, and it’s all because of StoryBrand.

Jeremy M.

Thanks to this certification and incredible community, I tripled my revenue from 2020 to 2021, brought my wife home from her job, and I never have to miss out on a moment with our son.

Brian S.

I am very much looking forward to my next year as a StoryBrand Guide! The COMMUNITY!!!!! There are no words (even for a marketer)! And, the resources you guys are always working hard to make even better...all I can say is wow. This was the best business decision I have ever made.

Janel S.

Build a business and life you love as a StoryBrand Guide

Whether you want to become a marketing consultant or scale your existing marketing business, the StoryBrand Certified Guide Program will get you where you want to go.

StoryBrand is one of the most trusted names in marketing. Created by best-selling author Donald Miller, StoryBrand has helped thousands of business leaders clarify their message. And the results are incredible. Most businesses are doubling, tripling and even quadrupling their revenue while spending less, not more, on their marketing efforts.

Every day, hundreds of people discover the power of the StoryBrand Framework through the bestselling books Building a StoryBrand and Marketing Made Simple.

After reading the books, they want to work with a trusted StoryBrand Certified Guide who can implement these game-changing frameworks into their business.

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StoryBrand is certifying a select number of Guides each year. A StoryBrand Certified Guide can consult with individual businesses to help them clarify their message and create a marketing strategy that works. StoryBrand supports these Guides with an immersive 4-day training, exclusive license to use our framework, and ongoing support.

To become a StoryBrand Certified Guide:
1. Fill out our online application.
2. Have an interview with one of our representatives.
3. Sign up for training and get to work building a business you’ll love.

Without a framework, you’re just guessing at what will work. But your customers are looking for more. They’re looking for a proven system they can trust to deliver results. Becoming a StoryBrand Certified Guide is your path to delivering results for your clients while building the career of your dreams.

Apply to become a StoryBrand Certified Guide today.

How to Grow a Great Marketing Business:
The 10-Step Checklist

Growing a marketing business alone can feel like a burden. This 10-step checklist will show you the exact steps hundreds of our StoryBrand Guides have taken to build thriving marketing businesses.

A StoryBrand Certification is Your Key to Building a Great Marketing Business

Who is the StoryBrand Certification right for?

Established Marketing Professionals

Take your existing business to the next level when you become a StoryBrand Guide. You’ll deliver even better results for your existing clients and have the expertise to take on new ones.

Freelance Marketers Looking to Grow

You don’t need a Masters degree in Marketing to be a successful StoryBrand Guide. Build the business of your dreams when you learn our proven marketing framework.

Full Suite Marketing Agencies

Are you a part of a larger team? You can become the Certified Guide for your agency and get your entire team trained. Just ask about our Agency Certification!


December 5-8, 2023

Virtual Training


Feb 27 - March 1, 2024

Virtual Training

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After you submit your application, you’ll schedule a call with a member of our team. These calls are about 10 minutes and very casual. We want to make sure the program is the best fit for you!