Category Archives: Coaching

March 2017 – Julie is Certified as a Strengths Strategy Coach

After a year-long program including 30+ weeks of training, mentor and supervised coaching and over 50 hours of practicing with clients, Julie passed her oral exam and coaching session to receive her certification as a Strengths Strategy coach. By applying the Strengths Strategy methodology, she can help clients not only learn their Top 5 or all […]

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March 7 ATD-GTC Coaching SIG: How’s Your Brain Energy? Productivity?

Monday, March 7 11:45-1:15pm Bring your lunch! Hennepin County Southdale Library, Ethel Barry Room, 7001 York Ave. S., Edina FREE and open to the public How’s Your Brain Energy? Productivity? “This big concept, that brain energy is limited, and that some activities feed it while others deplete it, resonates deeply.” The Brain Energy/Bandwidth Quiz is […]

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February, 2016: Julie Awarded Coaching Credential Renewal

      This month, Julie received notice that her credential renewal application for the designation of Associate Certified Coach (ACC) has been examined and approved. Julie completed at least 40 hours of Continuing Coach Education (CCE) in the three years since the initial award of her credential in 2012. For over a decade, the credentialing organization, ICF (International Coach […]

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1/4/16 Coaching SIG: Groundwork for Building Successful Relationships

PRESENTER:: Darlene Roy-Johnson DATE: Monday, January 4, 2016 TIME: 11:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m. LOCATION: Ethel Barry Room at the Hennepin County Southdale Library. What if there was another way to increase your coaching client’s self-awareness, enhance their effectiveness in relationships, and decrease their conflict both personally and professionally? There is another way – it’s […]

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Leadership Essentials Series Begins September 10

I am always honored to be a part of the Leadership Essentials series as a coach to participants desiring follow-up support to what they learn in the workshops. This six month program (September – February/one session monthly) is a highly interactive professional development opportunity  focusing on the absolutely critical skills for developing front line leaders. The LEADERSHIP […]

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Julie Presents @ In-House Client Events July-August, 2015

While these events are not open to the public and customized for the clients sponsoring them, this list showcases just a few of the learning opportunities Julie can bring to your leaders and employees: July “Building Our Strengths, Building our Teams” – second of a three part series to develop a strengths-based culture in the IT function of […]

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Join Julie at the “Inspired Women’s Retreat” November 14, 2014

Inspired Women’s Retreat Friday, November 14, 2014 6:00-9:30 pm Radisson Hotel, Roseville, MN Registration fee: $35 For more information and to register, click here. This wonderful treat of an evening is brought to you by Janae Bower of FindtingIt.com. Along with Career Coach, Cindy Edwards of tofindyourfit.com, I will be co-sponsoring the retreat and facilitating […]

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Let’s Clear Up Some Misconceptions About Coaching

CBS Money Watch did some excellent research to correct commonly-espoused fallacies about coaching. http://www.cbsnews.com/news/top-10-professional-life-coaching-myths/ For my coaching practice, the facts behind #7 ring true. My wonderful leadership coaching clients are front-line supervisors and managers who work with me as an objective ear to explore their challenges and desires as leaders. I help them put the […]

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Julie is “The Coach” for the Leadership Essential Series April, 2014

The Leadership Essential Series is a six-module, highly interactive, professional development program focusing on the critical skills for developing front-line leaders. The 2014 Spring Series begins on April 30, 2014 and again this year, Julie will be offering complimentary 1-1 post-training coaching sessions to participants. Visit The Leadership Essential Series for more information and to […]

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IQ & Technical Expertise Are Not Enough For the Next Level

From the College of Science and Engineering at the University of Minnesota, a blog post about EQ — Emotional Intelligence — being the key differentiator for high performers and their leaders in technical fields. Click here for Kirk Froggatt’s article. Contact me if you want to learn more about EQ and its relevance to your success.

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