Take your consulting business to the next level

Pollen is the comprehensive membership that empowers your independent business through strategic sprints, expert mentors, vetted community, resources, and more.

Join the professional network of accomplished independent operators building self-employed careers.

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Independents
Pollen is for skilled independent consultants, fractionals, and freelancers that are committed to professionalizing and scaling their businesses.
Independents
Pollen is for skilled independent consultants, fractionals, and freelancers that are committed to professionalizing and scaling their businesses.
Where independents learn and build, together
Learn essential business skills from vetted experts
Take expert-guided live and on-demand business sprints alongside peers that transform your business in less than two weeks.
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A vetted community of thoughtful, committed independents
Every Pollen is member is vetted and dedicated to creating a supportive, spam-free community you can rely on for advice and partnership.
Unlock member resources, discounts, data, and more
Price with confidence, build your own custom legal contracts, and unlock over $200k in discounts to your favorite vendors.
Compensation Database
$200k in Discounts
Assets & Resources
Customizable Contracts
Tap into the power of collective wisdom
Learn from the examples of others and authentically build a network of thought partners, collaborators, and supporters.
Strategies rooted in real business principles
We're tired of the "just add water" and get-rich-quick schemes out there. Everything in Pollen is purpose-built alongside subject matter experts for long term success and quality, not clicks.

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Pollen is tax deductible as a professional development expense
$100
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Save 15% with an annual plan
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Pollen is tax deductible as a professional development expense
$100
/ month
You're saving 15% with an annual plan
Apply
What members are saying
“Pollen consistently pushes its members to think about what's next. Whether it's redefining your brand, leveling up your pricing, or restructuring your business model, Pollen has a wealth of resources and experts.”
Kelsey – Content Marketer and Strategist
“Pollen has exceptional people who are all working on amazing projects, it's a fascinating place to meet others. Interacting with the community has been a great way to generate new business ideas and approaches.”
Sam – Finance, Product, Operations
"I'm still within my first year of business and to see where I was when I first started with Pollen to now it is almost a complete 180. I really have the team at Pollen and the community to thank for that."
Ashley – Fractional Product Leader
"Pollen has been the best investment in my independent business over the last year! The sprints and events are invaluable—Pollen invites top-notch guests who offer incredible insight and expertise. That alone is enough to be a part of this community."
Alexa – Brand and Marketing Strategist
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  • Unlimited access to live and on-demand sprints
  • 100+ assets and templates
  • Live expert workshops and recordings
  • Pricing database
  • Custom contract builder
  • Vetted community
  • Member directory
  • Experts-in-Residence
  • Office hours and pitch practice
  • Over $200k in software discounts
Pollen is tax deductible as a business expense
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