Leadership Development and Coaching Services for Organizations
The most vital asset of a company is its people. This is why progressive companies invest in leadership development, increasing the engagement and fulfillment of its staff to positively impact business performance.
InspireShift partners expertly with the Human Resources department or senior leadership to address your organizational needs and define desired outcomes. We develop a clear understanding of the corporate context, get to know the individual leaders, identify learning objectives and select appropriate methodologies to custom design effective programs and individual executive coaching sessions. Ideas and initiatives are co-created with the organization to ensure the greatest impact within the provided parameters.
Legendary football coach and Hall of Famer Vince Lombardi once said, “Leaders are made, they are not born. They are made by hard effort, which is the price which all of us must pay to achieve any goal that is worthwhile.” He regularly attributed the strength of his Super Bowl championship team to the individual efforts and commitment of its players.
We believe the same principles apply to corporate leadership. Executive coaching guides individuals to improved leadership effectiveness, to greater engagement and personal fulfillment, which results in a trickle-down effect for the entire organization.
Coaching Within Organizations
"Arjan’s guidance is direct, insightful and clear. She has a wealth of experience and provides great wisdom navigating complex strategic situations. I was originally hired as CFO and within a year promoted to also take on the COO position. I can’t imagine being where I am today in my career without her guidance."
Jennifer Solomon - COO & CFO, Arts Students League of New York
"Arjan is a phenomenal executive coach. She has profound expertise in leadership development, communication and emotional intelligence. Arjan helped me create successful frameworks for solving the most complex strategic and human resource challenges. She is insightful, articulate and has a deep commitment to excellence. I have become a better leader as a direct result of our work together."
James Gomez - Division President, CalAtlantic Homes
"Arjan combines business knowledge with people insight. She possesses profound positive intelligence and superb communication skills. She walks the talk and lives by her principles. Arjan helped me evolve my thinking to successfully navigate complex situations presented by a rapidly growing and transforming business, leadership changes and a take-over. My team and I delivered superior results and I thank Arjan for her guidance."
Terry Stack - VP Treasurer, Harman International
Neil Hampshire - CIO, ModusLink
Richard Mellor, EVP Global Chief Human Resources, R/GA
"I engaged Arjan to help refocus my professional goals. In less than 5 months, with Arjan's expert guidance, I realized a very positive career move I initially doubted would even be possible. Arjan stretched my thinking, kept me accountable and ensured I lived up to the goals I set for myself. She possesses a unique combination of intelligence, care, commitment, humor, insight, and persistence."
Joris van Roijen - Senior Manager, Ernst & Young Advisory
"Arjan is an extremely skilled executive coach and organizational strategist. She presents to hundreds of attendees at our iRelaunch Return to Work Conferences and consistently gets top ratings. She has also been a popular and well-regarded coach of our group coaching program. More recently she has taken on an important role with our corporate initiatives. Arjan demonstrates integrity, excellence and an energy level matched by few."
Carol Fishman Cohen - CEO, iRelaunch