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Great Workplaces, LLC
Owner/Organizational Development Consultant and Executive Coach
Highest Coaching Qualification
> 60 hours from an ICF Accredited Training Program
10228 Still Creek Lane
With more than 20 years’ experience as human resources professional and leader, consultant, and coach, Karen Gulliford is currently the sole proprietor of Great Workplaces LLC, a business dedicated to leadership development programs, instructional design, and career consulting.
Karen’s previous experience includes human resources consulting, talent management, HR management, and career transition coaching. Karen’s diverse industry experience includes retail, publishing, law, healthcare, financial institutions, and non-profits.
Karen holds a M.Ed. in Adult Learning with a concentration in Human Resources Development from Virginia Commonwealth University. She is a Professional Certified Coach (PCC) through the International Coaching Federation. Some of her certifications in assessments include: Conflict Dynamics Profile™, Emotional Intelligence (EQ-I 2.0) and the Myers Briggs Type Indicator™ (MBTI). Karen is also a Certified Workplace Mediator. Karen has been successful in coaching leaders (emerging, developing, and executive leaders) in many types of organizations. Karen’s passions and strengths are in the following:
• Helping leaders of diverse groups manage work issues such as inclusion, acceptance, conflict, and stress management at work
• Helping leaders transition from technical expert to people champions and coaches
• Helping leaders with communication, executive presence, and better presentations
Karen has a well-developed background in teaching and workshop facilitation, including instructional design, small group work sessions, and group coaching. Typical topics Karen has facilitated recently are: Conflict Management, Peer and Group Coaching, Talent Management and Selection, Performance Management and Communication for Leaders.
Karen offers a variety of workshops and presentations, and coaching for emerging, developing, and executive leaders. Coaching programs can be designed for individuals or guided group coaching.
firstname.lastname@example.org or call (804) 239-8804
Certified Workplace Mediator
Career Development/Career Transition
ICF Virginia Charter Chapter