Career Change Coaching and Pivot Consulting Services
I am an Accredited Career Change, Executive Coach and Pivot Consultant based in Dublin, Ireland.
I do not focus on past experiences that might be the root of the way a person feels in their life, career or business at present.
Instead, I help my clients get clear on what they want in the future, why they want it, and how they are going to achieve it.
Together we will partner and work on your vision for your career and life. You decide what works best and enables your forward vision and focus. I partner with my clients in a thought-provoking and creative process that inspires them to maximize their personal and professional potential.
Working with me is a partnership I will meet you at your level. You are the expert on yourself. I’m there to support you to discover more.
My Professional Consultancy Core Values:
I am committed to relatability, openness, acceptance and integrity. Integrity is my core personal and professional value. I will help you to seek out your truth and gather the evidence you need to support your decision to move forward. I won't bullshit you in the process either!
How does my unique consulting process facilitate this?
1. The current blocks or issues highlighted in our meetings.
2. Your current reality.
3. Your desired future ideal state.
4. The barriers preventing you from achieving that desired future state.
5. The forces for change that exist in your life.
6. Your personal and professional values and beliefs.
7. Your readiness and capacity for dealing with change.
8. Changes in your environment that may impact you and your personal and professional relationships.
The benefits to you in your personal and professional life are to help you:
1. Reconnect with your values and purpose.
2. Remember what it means to be human.
3. Build emotional fitness to enable a more calm and confident presence in your personal and professional life.
Confidence for change C4C consulting services are available for:
Being made redundant can be a devastating time.
I know from personal experience.
Rebuilding self-esteem, self-worth and confidence is the next step.
Taking time to work out what you want will help you get motivated to start taking action.
Whether to stay in the same industry, pivot or even start your own business are important choices to make.
I can support you through all these stages of redundancy as needed.
I have over 20 years experience as an Insurance executive.
Are you an Executive feeling isolated.
Change is never easy, especially at the top. I understand the challenges you may face in your career.
A loss of self-esteem, identity, self-worth, and self-concept.
A loss of control and feeling “out of control.
Wanting to have an impact.
Feeling lonely at the top.
Fear of the unknown.
I can support you through the stages of building your confidence to explore all the options available to you.
And one that aligns with your personal and professional values.
Career change and pivots
What are two simple steps we can take to plan before we enter a career pivot, so we don't get stuck?
1. Identify what you are moving towards?
Stop focusing on what you dislike about your current job. There is no need to obsess about it. You will use up energy that can be put to better use. In your role, what elements do you like the most? List them. What types of tasks energise you?
We all have things that we care about more than others. The things you get worked up when others don’t share your level of commitment. That is what you are looking for. When you identify them, you can build on this and pursue it with purpose.
2. Leverage your skills.
You have transferable skills. This is one of the most common misconceptions that leads people to believe they are stuck. There are many skills like project management, analysis and others that are transferable. You already have a solid amount of experience for your next move. Of course, there will be gaps. How can you develop these further? Pivots are scary but not impossible. You can always explore the possibility without committing to full-scale change at the onset.
I can help you transition in a more calm and confident manner and with more clarity.
Confidence and assertiveness
Finding your voice is the first step towards getting and keeping a seat at the table in life and business. It isn’t always easy.
Together we can work on:
1. Having the courage to ask for what you want. That way you can raise your hand and be heard.
2. Believing in yourself. If you don’t know what value you bring to the table, no one else will.
3. How to contribute with purpose and confidence.
4. How to do your homework and come to the table with an opinion. One that you can back up with data and evidence and also support with your values and beliefs.
I had impostor syndrome for years. I'd shut up & put up. I was excellent at my former role as a broker. Yet, when I sat in boardrooms I couldn’t articulate my opinion. I wasn't confident enough.
Part of what makes impostor syndrome so hard to overcome is that the very thing that drives many successful people (the need to be perfect is also what fuels their self-doubt). “The minute we start to struggle, we think, Oops, maybe I don’t belong here.
You do, you may need to equip yourself with the skills to assert yourself and show up more confident.