Making a Difference . . . from the inside out.
We work with people who want to become more effective in life, work, and relationships through Self-leadership that starts from the inside out. We work with organizational leaders seeking leadership development support, as well as individuals who are on a personal development journey.
Meeting you ‘where you are’. Personalized learning. Practical processes. Meaningful accountability. Prioritized action.
CEO, Co-Owner - Coach / Facilitator / Consultant / Speaker
Cheryl Client Testimonials
". . . as a coach absolutely extraordinary - professionally and personally. I loved the open approach to sessions and the way she (Cheryl) gave me space to embrace the questions and explore answers from angles I had not considered before".
— Catalina Buciu, International Development Specialist
"Cheryl relates well to busy executives, and has helped me to set reasonable and achievable goals that not only help me in terms of personal/professional development, but are also related to particular tasks needing attention".
— Perry Mansfield, National Director, World Vision Lebanon
"Cheryl is amazing!! I trusted her process and am so grateful I did, the assessments were so much more insightful than I ever imagined. Cheryl made me accountable and gently pushed my through the uncomfortable bits".
— Victoria Baird Owner, Stylist Elements Hair Skin Nails/ Independent Business Owner CAN
". . . knows the theoretical perspectives of human development and challenges, . . . owns important coaching skills, . . . cares about those individuals she coaches. She helps to understand the root causes of the problems, helps with the prioritization among many to choose the right one to start with".
— Sophia Petriashvili, PhD Candidate at International PhD Program in International Relations, Centre of Social Sciences/University of Oxford
President, Co-Owner - Coach / Facilitator / Writer / Speaker
Doug Client Testimonials
". . . helped me figure who I was and what I liked. I highly recommend him".
— Chris Hiemstra | Co-owner, Clovermead Adventure Farm and Apiary
". . . someone asked me to name the 5 most influential people in my life. Doug Lester was number 1 without hesitation".
". . . has positive energy and has a keen sense of understanding people and helping them realize their potential".
— Pastor Isaac Amorin
". . . coaching has been instrumental in helping me establish some business goals and take the necessary steps toward their achievement".
— Beverly E. Dixon, Life Coach, Brampton, ON
"I am convinced that the changes I made were the result of Doug’s coaching. This allowed for different direction in life and the experiencing of some very new, exciting, and rewarding challenges that I would have otherwise missed".
— John Waites, Scarborough, ON Sciences/University of Oxford