“I had the great good fortune to work with Kate McGuinness when I was at a professional crossroads. Having practiced law for decades, I was ready to change my profession but was unsure which path to follow. Kate’s thoughtful questions helped me find my way to a new position that was more personally and professionally satisfying and paid more to boot. But Kate did so much more than ask powerful questions. She listened intently and focused right in on me. In today’s world, it is so rare to feel truly heard. Kate reflected back to me the essence of what she had heard in my ramblings. That process helped me see clearly my own inclinations. More than any of these extraordinary skills, Kate’s empathy and understanding helped me find the courage to follow my heart. I highly recommend Kate McGuinness as a coach.” CEO of medical research institute
“Kate McGuinness’s coaching transformed my life. Via insightful questions and comments, she gently nudged me toward clarifying goals and devising effective strategies for pursuing them. Having regular access to her wisdom is a blessing I treasure.” Author
“I met Kate just after I found out I had passed the California bar. I knew I wanted to be independent and run my own firm, but I also wanted security and to start paying off all that debt. I didn’t know where to start. Through simple, direct and thoughtful questioning, Kate helped me organize my ambitions and develop a plan that could incorporate all of them. Her calm and confident demeanor is contagious, and has helped me tap resources within myself I did not know were there. Thanks, Kate!” Recent law school graduate
“I would like to thank Kate McGuinness for her coaching skills. Kate was able to help me to focus, integrate and move forward in my profession. Turning 65 proved particularly challenging, especially in my professional career. Kate helped me to see new found possibilities in my changing life and how to manage that change in a positive, transformative way. I highly recommend Kate and her insightful, supportive coaching techniques and skills. She is truly inspirational.” Psychologist, Minister
“A move resulted in separation from my children and clients. Kate helped me renew my motivation and set achievable goals. I was headed down the right track in a few weeks.” Holistic Health Practitioner
“I am so glad I was able to work with Kate McGuinness. She helped me clear away some unnecessary ideas and fears that were holding me back. She is an eager, careful listener and discerning questioner which helped me identify and clarify my pathway forward. I am really grateful for her careful input and guidance. Thank you, Kate, for helping me get to clarity on so many fronts. You trained me to ask myself similar ongoing questions that keep me focused and on track with my goals.” Project Manager
“I enjoyed working with Kate as my coach. I especially appreciated having a partner and sounding board to process some change and transition I am experiencing. Kate helped me navigate through and resolve challenges and gain clarity on my path forward. Kate possesses a warmth and energy that naturally sets you at ease and creates a comfortable coaching environment.” Consultant
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