Columnist: Joan Washburn, Executive Coach

Joan Washburn, ACC, is a master at coaching busy, professionals as they zero in on their top priorities, stop wasting their precious time and energy on things that don’t matter and produce the results they’re aiming for.

She also works with leaders of large companies as well as small business owners to deliver professional development trainings designed to produce resilient and productive employees, happy customers and increased profitability!

Her on-line programs are guaranteed to deliver practical tools and build essential skills her clients use every day both personally and professionally to succeed with ease and grace vs. stress and struggle. Her clients come to her because they feel a need for her expertise in accelerating results, managing change with ease, or there is something at stake and it is big!

Joan is credentialed by the International Coach Federation, a Licensed Trainer by the Academy for Coaching Excellence and a graduate of the Wharton Business School AMP.

Prior to starting Washburn Endeavours, LLC (WE) in 2006, she was the Vice President of Sales and Marketing for a division of Siemens Medical (PETNET Solutions), where she built a world class organization comprised of sales, marketing, product development and technical support specialists to address the growing opportunity and increasing competitive nature in the Positron Emission Tomography (PET) market.

At PETNET she led the development and implementation of a training program and the associated selling aids that resulted in a sales force consistently ranked #1 in the industry. She had $10 Million dollar P&L responsibility in 2005.

Road Trip to Success – No Side Trips!

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Do you FOCUS your energy and resources EXACTLY where they are needed to succeed? Join Joan Washburn for the fourth segment of her road trip to success to find out about the importance of focus. Watch other videos in Joan’s series, Coffee Break with Coach Joan: Quick Tips for Busy Professionals

Small Steady Steps

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As an executive coach, I work with real go-getters!  They want to accomplish their goals with ease as opposed to the stress and struggle they’ve been experiencing. I believe you want that too. Let’s say you have a goal – something you want to accomplish that really matters to you.  There are TWO VERY different […]

The One Sure Way to Look Totally Competent!

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  • 2 Months ago
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A new report released by researchers from Harvard and the Wharton Business School found that, though many people are afraid to ask for advice or support and risk looking incompetent, they’ve actually got it backwards!  People who seek advice or support are likely to be thought of as MORE COMPETENT, at least by the people […]

Road Trip to Success – Set Your GPS!

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  • 2 Months ago
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Are you clear about your destination in life? Join Joan Washburn for the third segment of her road trip to success to find out about your internal GPS. Watch other videos in Joan’s series, Coffee Break with Coach Joan: Quick Tips for Busy Professionals

Road Trip to Success – First Stop!

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  • 3 Months ago
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Do you do what you say you will do consistently? In the second segment of Joan Washburn’s road trip to success, you’ll find out why you should. Watch other videos in Joan’s series, Coffee Break with Coach Joan: Quick Tips for Busy Professionals

The Power of a Graceful “No”

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  • 3 Months ago
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Have you ever said “yes” when you wanted to say “no” just to avoid conflict or friction?  Have you ever felt too scared or timid to turn down a request from a boss, colleague, friend, neighbor, or family member for fear of disappointing them?  If you have, you’re not alone. You know the adage “If […]

Road Trip to Success – Let’s go!

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  • 4 Months ago
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Are you ready to take a road trip? Joan Washburn shares a breakthrough definition of success, that’s new and empowering. Watch the first episode in this six video series now. Watch other videos in my series, Coffee Break with Coach Joan: Quick Tips for Busy Professionals  

How to Write a Powerful Vision for Your Life

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  • 4 Months ago
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In the last few months, my work has been even more fulfilling, my income has doubled, my health has improved, and I am riding the horse I have always dreamed of!  “What happened?!” you ask.  “Did you win the lottery?”  Nope!  I sat down one morning with a cup of coffee and wrote a vison […]

Joan Washburn Finding Clarity and Building a Life on Purpose

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  • 4 Months ago
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Joan Washburn was a driven results-oriented corporate sales person before two major life events stopped her in her tracks nine years ago. For 27 years, she traveled every week of her life – to at least 1 city, often 2.  Looking back, she realizes how she missed out on creating a life outside of work. […]

Podcast with Joan Washburn

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Listen to our podcast with Executive Coach, Joan Washburn.
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