Melissa is a renowned speaker, author and coach certified by the International coaches Federation as a Certified Professional Co-Active Coach(CPCC), a Professional Certified Coach (PCC), and Certified Team Performance Coach (CTPC). She holds a Bachelor of Commerce (BCom), is a regular Contributor to the Huffington Post, Thrive Global and Entrepreneur and is regularly featured on top podcast, radio and television program. She is the author of the bestselling book, I Attack What I Am – Transforming Failure into An Orgasmically Joyful Life & Business, and was recently named one of Hubspot’s Best Coaching Services Worldwide for 2019
Her approach is unconventional, inspirational, fun and holistic. She guides individuals, teams and organizations to get the issues that hold them back, uncover the values that truly fuel them, and unleash their inner leader to show up the confidence, courage, clarity and connection.
Command and control is the old style of management. With this approach, both people and organization get stuck in the status quo and locked into self-preservative behavior and negative habits.
In today’s market, effective leadership is coaching. By guiding people to drop the masks that hold them back Melissa empowers them to show up as their true selves, bravely and unapologetically, so that the can bring the full force of their own strengths and values to their roles. When leaders in an organization are empowered is this way, it sets off a domino effect for those around them, leading to cultures of trust where progress, collaboration and growth are prioritized.
Melissa left behind successful career as an award-winning VP of Marketing to be of greater service to the world. She believes that when we create better leaders, we create better people, better terms, better businesses and a better world for everyone – a world of courage, compassion and collaborations.