Positive Leadership Testimonials

Positive Leadership Testimonials

“Dr. Cabrera and Dr. Gladis were absolutely phenomenal. I can’t emphasize enough how engaging and insightful they were. A MASSIVE thank you to them for the energy and love and thought they put into this program. I am not at all exaggerating when I say that they have changed my life for the better. I will be enthusiastically recommending this course to my coworkers at our next office meeting.” - Michael Kopalek, Operations Research Analyst, Fall 2018 

“Very informative, thorough seminar. Beth Cabrera is extremely knowledgeable and well-prepared.” - Hope Fentress, Content Marketing Specialist, Fall 2018

“Steve Gladis is a master at facilitating a coaching culture and empowering participants to learn and implement coaching practices.” - Hope Fentress, Content Marketing Specialist, Fall 2018

“Steve Gladis has great expertise and ability to carry message/teach. Tremendous ability to empathize with students.” - Marc Tagliento, Senior Policy Director, Fall 2018

“Very interesting and engaging material delivered in an interesting and fun way.” - Lynne Cordary, Senior Product Manager, Fall 2018

“Great class! The teachers were excellent and the content will definitely stick with me for life.” - Lynne Cordary, Senior Product Manager, Fall 2018

“The content has been valuable and informative for my role as a leader, but also helpful in evaluating my own career goals.” - Candice Griffin, Senior Program Manager, Fall 2018

“This course has been so helpful in guiding me toward being a more mindful leader.” - Kelly Clawson, Senior Assistant Director of Admissions, Fall 2018

“Very good course especially because of the combination of Beth Cabrera and Steve Gladis instructing. Both provided great real-life examples and engaged the class. The course material will be used to create a positive environment at work and spread positive leadership and mindfulness to my team.” - Ute Shaw, Director of Finance, Fall 2017

“The skills and techniques discussed in today’s class will prove invaluable in the professional environment. The ‘coach approach’ truly is the pathway to being an excellent leader, both professionally and personally.” - Andrew Bunting, Director, Admissions Operations, Fall 2017

“The purposeful leadership session brought together the ideas of strengths and values and how leaders can use their strengths to make positive contributions to their work.” - Andrew Bunting, Director, Admissions Operations, Fall 2017

“This coaching session was the best of all. It made me a more confident person. Also, I will be using some of the coaching techniques that I’ve learned today in my current job and the future.” - Shumyla Khalique, Senior Tax Manager, Fall 2017

“I liked the examples and common sense approach to solving problems as well as Steve Gladis’ humor. It kept the class engaged and fun.” - John Brock, Director of Middle School Admissions, Fall 2017

“Knowing is half the battle. Looking forward to focusing on doing and facilitating change.” - Jacqueline Brioux, Service Design Lead, Fall 2017

“Loved the Positive Leadership training, discussions, tools, etc. Fantastic facilitators/instructors!” - Jacqueline Brioux, Service Design Lead, Fall 2017

“Great program! Helps me improve my performance at work. Also teaches me to be mindful of my thoughts and actions.” - Ilia Roussev, Program Director, Fall 2017

“Great program for those willing to master their leadership skills not just at work, but elsewhere.” - Ilia Roussev, Program Director, Fall 2017

“Exactly what I hoped for – immediately useful and impactful.” - Dan Taggart, Director of Human Resources, Fall 2017

“This is a fantastic course – it has given me a lot to think about and practice.” - Amanda Isaac, Director, Fall 2017

“This first session exceeded my expectations. I feel like I’ll be thinking about these concepts for awhile afterwards and that I have tangible strategies to try out.” - Nicole McDermott, Head of School, Fall 2017