Leadership, Executive, Career & Life Coaching: Mara is a Certified Professional Co-Active Coach and Certified Professional Coach providing empowerment to individuals and groups who are seeking transformation in their lives. She has coached across multiple industries, and levels, always with the goal of her clients living empowered.
Leadership and Management Development Training & Facilitation
Mara is a dynamic and engaging facilitator loaded with knowledge to take you, your team, and your organization to the next level. She is certified in EQ, is a certified professional and co-active and professional coach, is a Certified Daring Way Facilitator, is a What Motivates Me Certified Consultant, and blends various leadership and management theories into meaningful relationships with those she works with.
Mara has over 20 years’ experience in leading and developing teams. Her approach of creatively providing possibilities empowers individuals, teams, and organizations to be consciously choosing how they want to lead forward.
EQ Training & Consulting
Mara is a certified facilitator of Emotional Intelligence (EQ) through TalentSmart, the world’s leading provider of Emotional Intelligence education. She can coach you one to one on areas you need to improve or provide workshops to your team.
Strengths & StrengthsQuest Mentoring
StrengthsQuest and StrengthsFinder 2.0 Mentor & Advisor: Mara has been working with strengths for over 15 years, and she is a Mentor and Advising Professional (MAP) through Gallup. She coaches to your strengths and facilitates workshops on leaning into your strengths.
Mara utilizes the original and research-backed Everything DiSC behavioral profiles to coach and lead group workshops with the goal of improving communication, teamwork, and effectiveness.
Everything DiSC® profiles use the third-generation of the DiSC®assessment—a research-validated learning model—to create a highly personalized learner experience. Each profile is topic-specific, with in-depth information, including tips, strategies, and action plans to help learners become more effective.
DiSC profiles help you and your team:
- Increase your self-knowledge: how you respond to conflict, what motivates you, what causes you stress and how you solve problems
- Learn how to adapt your own style to get along better with others
- Foster constructive and creative group interactions
- Facilitate better teamwork and minimize team conflict
- Develop stronger sales skills by identifying and responding to customer styles
- Manage more effectively by understanding the dispositions and priorities of employees and team members
The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team creates a learning experience revealing for individuals and teams the foundational elements of cohesive and effective teams.
The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team Model shows us that to attain teamwork we must Trust One Another, Engage in Conflict Around Ideas, Commit to Decisions, Hold One Another Accountable, and Focus on Achieving Collective Results. Mara is a Certified Facilitator and Authorized Partner for The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team.
The Daring Way™ & Rising Strong Coaching and Workshops
Mara is a Certified Daring Way Facilitator for The Daring Way™, a highly experiential methodology based on the research of Dr. Brené Brown. Rising Strong is the latest curriculum based on the book by the same title released summer 2015. The method was developed to help men, women, and adolescents learn how to show up, be seen, and live braver lives. The primary focus is on developing shame resilience skills and developing a courage practice that transforms the way we live, love, parent, and lead. It can be facilitated in clinical, educational, and professional settings and is suitable for work with individuals, couples, families, work teams, and organizational leaders.
What Motivates Me
Mara is a What Motivates Me Certified Consultant providing coaching and training around the breakthrough online assessment that scientifically answers the question; what motivates me at work identifying and prioritizing your top motivators and identities. Coaching and training on What Motivates Me is action focused on tailoring your work to better fit your motivators and boost your or your team’s happiness levels.