Changing your life…
… is a big deal. Your life, career, business, relationships may be working – are they great? Are they how you imagine they could be? What if you could have them be just how you want them to be?
I work with individuals, couples, teams and businesses to shift their game from ‘getting by‘ to playing and winning a far bigger game than they ever thought possible! I support their individual journeys to the results and rewarding experiences that they choose, design for and create!
It all starts with a conversation – you can arrange a free consultation with me through my contact page. You can also sign-up for my newsletter and occasional links to offers and materials here. I look forward to hearing from you and how I can support you in creating your greatest life!
I wasn’t sure what to expect when I first dialed Don for an intro call, since I never really knew what a Life Coach would provide. During that call I quickly realized how effective this kind of support could be during the transitional period of my life I was experiencing. Through our work together he guided me into a way of thought that allowed me to take control of my life again and decide my own future. I appreciate him as a coach and person, would recommend him wholeheartedly to others.–B.U. Entrepreneur, Los Angeles, USA.
I had the pleasure of working with Don for a good long stretch, as I wanted to increase my effectiveness and clarity of purpose across both business and personal arenas. The weekly exercises and sessions were a lot of effort, energy and commitment – exactly what is required to affect real change. Now, I’m far less encumbered and far more focused on what’s important and how to get results. Clarity of purpose is matched with clarity of thought. Time is no longer wasted on ‘what-ifs’ and instead is coveted and spent on things that contribute directly to the happiness of my family & myself. I look forward to working with Don again in the future.–MA., Victoria, BC, March 2015
I worked with Don weekly for seven months through a period of serious life change. Don’s coaching style is approachable and affirming, and his presence is calming and strong. He has an knack for skillfully unpacking a situation and uncovering thinking habits. He brought a toolbox of insightful metaphors, perspectives, and exercises to our sessions that provided clarity and promoted understanding. Between sessions, his practices helped extend and solidify my learning. I laughed, I cried, I learned, and I changed. I cannot thank Don enough for walking with me as I navigated my way into new personal and professional terrain. –Sarah A., Victoria, BC, September 2014
Don is a very fine business coach. I have no hesitation recommending him to business professionals needing a fresh perspective on how to approach their work, or who are considering a change in their professional orientation. He is very bright, supremely engaged as a coach, and he asks good, hard questions. And is great at following up. He made a big difference to my analysis and understanding of a particular set of business concerns. Thank you Don! Top Qualities: Great Results, High Integrity, Creative. –Cameron T, Victoria BC, June 2014
Don challenged me to dig deeper in finding my true motivations. He helped me to simplify and refine my life purpose. There was always a safe place to lower barriers and explore areas I was not conscious of before. He was instrumental in unblocking my visioning process, and helped me gain awareness of how I limit myself. I am operating on a whole new level now, with a renewed perspective and profound understanding of myself, my goals and aspirations, my strengths as well as my weaknesses.–TN, Victoria BC.
In the short time I have been working with Don, I have learned how to take control of my thoughts and actions, to take my business to the next level. Don has helped me gain confidence, develop personal and business goals and has given me the tools to achieve them with energy and focus, and the process is ongoing. I found that having a coach has created real change within me, and has been far more effective than any self-help I've tried to acquire on my own. Don has helped me achieve real results quickly. I believe everyone can benefit from Don's expertise. I encourage you to see what coaching can offer you.–Dave P., Entrepreneur; Victoria BC.
Don demonstrates an amazing insight into the mechanics of motivation and human potential. I'm a creative person by profession and like most, I'm weird. My problems are creative. My objections are creative. Where others have found this disturbing, Don finds an engaging universe to explore. He walks fearlessly with me through the landscape of my inhibitions and expectations. Just when I think the road has grown too narrow and dwindles to a place I have to go alone, he surprises me with well grounded positivity, goals, and direction. I've found Don to be a rewarding confidante and mentor helping me grow from a creative person into a true creative professional.–Joe M., Entrepreneur, Seattle, WA.
It is with the greatest of pleasure that I offer a contribution to the positive input I have received from Don Goodeve. His easy-going manner, endless patience and obvious gift of putting one at ease through a personal adventure to clear out binding crap, gives a totally different outlook and this freedom to (at last) enjoy life. My tuesday morning sessions are invaluable, awesome and uplifting; might just sum it up.–Sue R., Saanich, BC.
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