Sept. 18, 2022

Kluvers: Couples Strategic Planning & Living Life on Your Terms

S4/Ep 22//Couples Series//Color of Success


In the first episode of our Couples Series, Reka & Kris Kluver discuss Strategic Planning, individually and as a couple.  They discuss the framework of Living Life on Your Terms.  Specifically,

  • Supporting each other's dreams and goals
  • Pivoting in your career
  • Helping others achieve their goals

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Bios:

Reka is the founder and owner of Omaha-Counseling.com, a highly successful in-person and virtual couples and individual counseling and coaching practice.  She is the co-founder of the LifeOn-YourTerms.com programs with her husband, Kris Kluver.  Reka believes that each person has a life’s path – and sometimes, all they need is help finding where to begin. Together, Kris and Reka have written several books, and they work with individuals and couples to guide them in finding balance, defining success, dreaming, and building their ideal life. This is achieved through a proven process and tools that Reka and Kris have created, along with their candid, compassionate facilitation. This growth is offered through one-on-one advisory work, couples retreats,
and couples and individual workshops, as well as virtual workshops.

Some of Reka’s life experiences include growing up in London as the first English-born child of immigrant parents, working as an accountant for a venture capital firm, taking two years off and traveling the world, moving to the US and marrying an Omaha local, navigating infertility, owning a small business, being married
to an entrepreneur, having 21 years of marriage experience, going back to school at 40 and changing professional directions, becoming an athlete in her 40s, qualifying for and running the Boston Marathon, becoming an ultra-marathon runner, and learning to embrace her best self.

Reka is a graduate of the University of Colorado Denver with a master’s degree in Counseling Psychology and Counselor Education (with an emphasis in Couples and Family Therapy), and has extensive training in Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy, a technique rooted in empowerment, love, and bonding, that guides couples towards reconnection. Reka has completed the Co-Active Training Institute’s Coach Training Program and is a graduate and member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, the global body for professional accountants.

Reka splits her time between her retreat center/home in the high country of Leadville, Colorado and Omaha, Nebraska.
To explore if working with Reka is a fit for you, contact her at reka@omaha-counseling.com or 402.881.8125.

==========================================Kris Kluver is a dedicated speaker, facilitator, advisor, seasoned entrepreneur, and bestselling author of The Aspiring
Solopreneur: Your Business Start-Up Bible as well as The Fable: Life on Your Terms, part of the Defining What’s Next series. He has helped thousands of individuals, couples, and organizations find balance and achieve more than they ever thought possible using simple tools, candid facilitation, and unique stories.

Kris is a Certified Speaker with EO, the Entrepreneur Organization and a graduate of the EO Global Speakers Academy. Kris has extensive speaking and virtual speaking experience both nationally and internationally with groups ranging from CEO’s to university students. Kris empowers others to achieve success through real-life examples, stories and analogies. Understanding that everyone is in one of four stages of life; Stabilize, Visualize, Strategize or Execute, Kris meets people where they are
at by integrating his extensive business strategy experience with proven tools and a fun attitude. Once individuals are aware of where they are starting from, they learn how to dream about what an amazing, well-balanced life can look like. From here they build a simplified strategy with clear action steps to achieve their dreams.

As a result, people begin to think differently, dream and thrive.

Kris and his wife, Reka, provide talks, workshops and retreats focused on applying the Life on Your Terms methodologies to couples, individuals, and teams. These applications result in helping people to identify success on their terms, streamline communication, create partner champions (not saboteurs), and obtain their ideal life.

Kris is the founder and principal of Life on Your Terms and Entrepreneurial Advisors, a strategic advisory and
management facilitation firm that works with leaders in the United States and Europe. As a seasoned entrepreneur with over 35 years of actual, in the trenches experience, Kris started his first of fifteen companies at the age of nineteen. Since then, he has been involved with businesses ranging from consulting, real estate, online services, counseling, advertising, financial services, and many more. Kris has seen the inner workings of
hundreds of businesses, some good, some ugly, all interesting. Some successes have included eight figure exits,
helping a company go public, 10X growth spurts, the successful restructuring of billion-dollar organizations and much
more. On an individual level, Life on Your Terms has helped individuals to discover their purpose, reconnect with
loved ones, create alignment with their partners and empower people to embrace their next chapter in life. Kris likes
to say it is exciting to help companies make a lot of money, but it is life changing when you can help someone find and achieve their dreams.

Kris has studied entrepreneurial strategy at Harvard Business School and is a fellow at York University in the United
Kingdom. He lives in the high country of Colorado with his spouse, Reka, where they live life on their terms embracing outdoor activities, adventure travel and endurance events.

To explore if working with Kris is a fit for your organization, contact him at k@entadv.com or 402.616.0354 or
719.826.4823.