Live Your DreamExpert Career Coaching to Move You Forward
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Why live an ordinary life, when you can live an extraordinary one.
I'm so happy to work with my career coach. She has helped me think more clearly about my current work situation and has opened my eyes to other work possibilities. She is a great listener (of course!) and has asked questions that have helped me to redirect my thinking about where I go from here. I am very appreciative of the time and encouragement she has given me. Our work has made a huge difference in my future plans.
Discover Your Passion
When your career is your passion, it's not “work” anymore. It's spending your time in fulfilling, meaningful activity (and getting paid for it, as a bonus).
You spend too much of your time working to have your career NOT be at the intersection of your interests, your ability, your talent, and your calling. You deserve to feel excited about what you're doing with your life.
Live Your Dream.
Finding the right career can feel challenging. Many of our clients enter career coaching feeling overwhelmed by the sheer number of different paths they could take. Others have a clear picture of where they want to be, but don't know how to make their dreams their reality.
Competent career coaching can help you identify your strengths, connect with your passion, and develop a clear plan to make your dreams your reality.
Design Your Life
With a Denver Career Coach
Effective career coaching helps you on a number of levels. First, we work with you to identify your authentic self. The part of you that is truly YOU: Not what your parents, teachers, or culture taught you that you should be. Through exploring your talents, your interests, your abilities, and your dreams for your life we develop a clear picture of what kind of career you authentically need to feel happy and fulfilled.
Then, we can begin exploring different careers that may be a match for you. Along the way we will also identify the obstacles that have been holding you back so far, and build the skills you need to overcome them. Finally, we can get down to the nitty-gritty of being successful in a career: From resume writing, to interviewing skills, to negotiating salary.
If you're already in a career, we can help you climb to the next level of success. We help successful professionals identify their strengths and “growth opportunities,” and then work to build insight and skills that will help you create the success you deserve. We can help you with everything from personal productivity skills, to developing your interpersonal communication and emotional intelligence skills, to negotiating tricky office politics.
A more meaningful and satisfying professional life is within your reach. We're here to help you achieve it.
Meet a Few of Our Expert Career Coaches
Megan Rankin, M.A., LPCC, NCC, CCC
Motivating, Future-Focused Career Coach and Therapist
Megan has a master's degree in counseling and career development, and is a Certified Career Counselor through the National Career Development Association. Her extensive training and experience as a career counselor, combined with her background as a therapist, allows her to help you dive deeply into the intersection of your hopes, dreams, goals, strengths and "growth opportunities."
She can help you navigate personal and professional crossroads, get clarity around your life's goals, and craft a plan to bring your ideal future into being. Through a variety of career, personality and aptitude assessments, and thought-provoking "power questions," Megan can bring your self-development opportunities and life-plan into focus.
Whether you're seeking to embark on a career, grow as a professional, thrive in a challenging situation, increase your capacity to get things done, or simply develop a healthy long term plan that honors both your personal and career goals, Megan can help you learn about yourself and confidently create your ideal future.
Elise Ross, M.Ed, NCC, CCC, LPCC
Career Coach | Life Coach | Therapist
Elise is specifically trained in career counseling and college counseling and emphasizes on how to help people feel whole. She is a Nationally Certified Counselor and a Certified Career Counselor with a Master of Education in Education and Human Resource Studies from CSU, specializing in Counseling and Career Development.
As a Career Coach, Elise will work with you to identify your strengths, values, interests, talents, and aptitudes as you explore how you want to make an impact in the world. She is also a resume and interview coach for those looking to better build these assets and skills.
As an Individual Therapist, Elise will assist you by seeing and developing the strengths you innately have. She will help you get out of your comfort zone to experience what life has to offer and allow you the space to realize your potential, reflect on who you are, and then bring those intersections together to identify your unique path and next steps. Elise is passionate about understanding your identities and experiences to serve you with social justice in mind.
Markie Keelan, M. A., LPC
Career Coach | Life Coach | Therapist
Markie Keelan is a dynamic Therapist, Life Coach and Career Coach with years of experience in helping people all over the world achieve at their highest potential. She is an accomplished Career Coach who has helped many people identify their strengths, their talents, their passions, and their opportunities. Markie especially enjoys working with millennials, and early-career professionals looking to make their mark in the world.
In addition to her strong background in Career Coaching, Markie is a Therapist and Life Coach who can help you perform at the top of your game - even under stressful, high stakes circumstances - in order to attain your personal and professional goals. If you're looking for increased life satisfaction or would like to advance professionally, she's ready to help you find you passion and start living your dream.
Linda Pounds, M.A., LMFT
Executive and Leadership Coach, Emotional Intelligence Coach
Linda Pounds is an executive coach and leadership coach who has coached across all levels of management in organizations for the past 15 years. She particularly enjoys coaching with individual leaders and leadership teams, helping them to close the gap between where they are now and where they would like to be. Her specific interest, experience and certification in coaching is emotional intelligence — a key driver of success in the workplace. She helps her executive coaching clients to find a better understanding of themselves and improved ways to manage themselves during challenging times in their careers. If she's assisting you as an executive coach, you can work together toward your goals in respectful, encouraging coaching sessions that will improve your relationships at work, help you to better manage conflict at work and have greater life satisfaction.
Beyond her private executive coaching and leadership coaching services, she is also certified in the Emotional and Social Competency Inventory and coaching model (ESCI). The ESCI is a tool used by many top executives and organizations to measure social and emotional intelligence in different areas (Self-Awareness, Social Awareness, Self-Management, and Relationship Management) in individuals and teams. This tool allows her to provide you with a wealth of information about how you motivate yourself and others, how to lead through challenging times, and how to function at the highest level of your potential. [Read: How to Increase Your Emotional Intelligence.]
In addition to her specialty in leadership coaching and executive coaching, Linda is a highly experienced therapist and marriage and family therapist. She can help you create meaning and balance in all domains of your life, and improve your relationships both personally as well as professionally.
Linda is available to meet with you on at our Denver / Cherry Creek and Broomfield, CO office locations as well as across the US and Internationally through online video.
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