Our Team: Karl Diffenderfer



Karl Diffenderfer is a change agent that has been impacting thousands of entrepreneurs and leaders for over 15 years. From the ground up, he built a successful internet marketing firm with hundreds of customers across the globe. His company was award-winning and generated millions of dollars in revenue. When presented with the opportunity, he decided to sell the company to transition into teaching others how to do what he has done.

5 Important things to know about Karl

  1. Exited an Award Winning business at age 32, growing customers from 0 to over 1,000 through personal efforts, acquiring competitors along the way

  2. Generated over $100 million in revenue utilizing key business process & marketing strategies

  3. Earned Free Cash Flow through a business that required less than 5 hours a month

  4. Doubled business revenue during several economic downturns

  5. Helped grow and scale thousands of businesses worldwide, as an investor, author, and coach

Now he has numerous companies that he owns, oversees, and runs with clients and team members worldwide. He is excited about the social impact he provides by sustaining families with jobs and training for those in less fortunate regions of the world. He has started, built, purchased, grown, and sold numerous companies over the years.  At Karl’s core, he thrives on connecting and providing immense value with his diverse background and experience.

Karl teaches entrepreneurs and business leaders how to build a company that runs itself so they can live out their life purpose. He accelerates their growth by helping them work ON their business instead of IN their business. He is an author with curriculum and resources that provide a wealth of knowledge, awareness, and perspective.

Karl also empowers business leaders who want to become an advisor by teaching them his duplicatable system. The team at Higher Impact now includes a total of 10 coaches with locations nationwide.

The companies that Karl currently owns and operates are:

  • • Higher Impact Consulting Group
  • • Greenwood Tiny Homes
  • • Lancaster Website Company
  • • Virtual Assistants Company

On a personal level, Karl’s faith journey and walk with his Heavenly Father are his top priority.  Serving his wife and children are his second priority in life.  He is excited to be passing his legacy on to them.  He is an avid classical pianist and worship leader.  He also enjoys reading, ultimate frisbee, basketball, running, and traveling.

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Your time management is crucial to the success of your life and business.  If you had more time, what would you do more of?  If you had more energy, how much more could you get done in a day?  We teach you how to manage your time and energy in such a way that you can gain as much as 40% of your time back into your life.  What kind of difference would that make for you?  If you need more time, reach out to us for a free consult.


If you could increase the productivity of your employees by as much as 40% would it change your profitability as a company? Engaged and happy employees are a crucial part of your company but most often employers don’t look at the financial impact this has on their organization. A healthy team makes a world of difference for you in your organization. If you have high turnover, internal bickering or clients who are complaining, call in a coach to assist with your employee engagement.


True leaders are hard to find in this day and age.  Could your leaders be better at leading?  Do you ever have communication breakdown within your organization?  We work with the business leaders, management and influencers inside your company.  We help inspire them to live true leadership in work and home.  If you have turnover in your company, or if you have fighting and bickering amongst your employees, pull in a coach to help uncover the problem and create positive relationships inside your company.


Sales results are the fastest way to turn around cash flow in your life and in your business. Too often sales people don’t know the key behaviors that they need to track in order to create the success they are after. There are two key areas that are crucial to sales success.


  • Generating leads
  • Converting the leads to customers


True sales results create more time and freedom in your life. As you track your sales behaviors, you will see momentum and your productivity increase. As your productivity ur pipeline will fill up.


Most business owners don’t know where their marketing dollars go. They don’t track the numbers. Sometimes it’s because they don’t have time, sometimes they just don’t know which numbers are crucial for their marketing success. We build a tool that contains the marketing metrics that are crucial for you and we track the results. After we have begun to track our results, we modify our strategies and tactics to match what marketing vehicles are the most successful. Your marketing should generate business for you. Through coaching, focus groups, customer surveys and employee questionnaires, we can assess where your brand is, where it should be compared to your competitors and your plan of action to get there.


What is that one thing keeping you from going to the next level in your life? Do you know what it is? Most people don’t. They have tunnel vision. They don’t have clarity of the big picture. They don’t know what their life calling is. They know they want to leave a legacy that spans many decades of time, but they don’t know what they could do that would actually achieve this. All of these things keep us from our true destiny. In life coaching we look at the behavioral, emotional, mental and physical elements that are keeping you from going to the next level. We help you see your greatest faults, your biggest strengths and how you can leverage them to create momentum. Life coaching can create massive change in short periods of time and can sustain it through ongoing accountability.


If you’d like to learn more about our life coaching platform and how you could change the course of your life.


What is truly holding your business back from going to the next level? Is it you? Is it your sales? Your processes? Your team? Your cash flow or profit?


Business Coaching helps you look at five key aspects of your business:


  • Business Development – marketing & sales. Learn what methods people are using to grow their business the fastest. Discover how to get real ROI on your marketing dollars. Learn how to sell without having to be a “salesman”.
  • Infrastructure – systems, processes and your team. Learn how to build the business to run itself. Learn how to use technology in ways that create more time or money for you. Learn how to build a solid team of people that want to work with you for life.
  • Production – where you provide the deliverables of your product or service. How can you do things bigger, better and faster for your customers? What things hold you back from a true customer experience?
  • Customer Service – Finding the right customers and keeping them
  • Metrics – What numbers tell you the most about how your business is being successful? What numbers give you clarity on potential risks?


Business coaches know the questions to ask to find the metrics that are important to you. They can help you find risks. They help you see problems. They know how to take a business to the next level. They can help you find how you are getting in the way of your own business. They help you see what you don’t know even when you don’t know it. They see the common patterns that we all make in our businesses. Not only are they aware of the greatest things holding you back, they know how to create action that will create lasting and sustainable results.


A good business coach should be able to pay for themselves within 6 months of you hiring them.