Lianne Krakauer, LL.B, M. Ed, CEC/PCC
I am a career and leadership coach with over 20 years of professional experience. My experience spans multiple sectors and work environments including law, education, government, non-profit, consulting, and business.
I use a solutions focused coaching approach, which emphasizes strengths, generates a sense of personal competence, and leads to practical results. My aim is to focus on how clients can best leverage their strengths to bring about positive and lasting change. Read client testimonials here.
My background is in law and counselling psychology, with specialized training in Solutions Focused Coaching and Executive Coaching. I am certified to administer the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator®, a psychological instrument that supports individual growth and team development. I am a Professional Certified Coach, a designation granted by the International Coach Federation (ICF) based on client hours and accredited training. I am also an associate leadership coach with Vision Coaching where I work with managers, directors and executives across industries and sectors.
I have personally navigated through career advancement and significant career changes including establishing my own business. My previous leadership roles include the Assistant Dean, Career Services at the University of Toronto, Faculty of Law, and Principal Consultant at PSTG Consulting in the Human Resource Practice Group, as well as various senior roles with the Ontario Public Service.
My coaching and facilitation has been influenced by many years of yoga practice and teaching. I take a highly collaborative approach to all of my client engagements and encourage open and straightforward communication, reflective learning, and mutual respect.
For a more detailed bio check out my LinkedIn profile.
NEW AND NOTEWORTHY
Discover your Work Style Preferences and Improve Work Place Relationships
I recently became a licensed partner of the Wiley Brand EverythingDiSC©.
EverythingDiSC© is a user-friendly platform and I’ve been impressed with its applications for professional growth and building stronger teams. Personally, it’s given me a better understanding of my priorities and preferences, and practical strategies for working effectively with colleagues who have different styles.
If you are interested in learning more, I will be offering Workplace DiSC© at a reduced price over July and August. For $495 + HST receive an EverythingDiSC© Profile + Introductory Call + 60 minute Coaching Session. Group workshops will be coming in the fall. Stay tuned!