Coaching, Speaking & Training Services

Ways people can use Life & Leadership Coaching with Ilene for their benefit:

  • Life and/or Career Transition
  • Getting Unstuck and Moving Towards What is Important
  • Work and Life Balance – Juggling your Life
  • Answering the Question: What is the Next Step in My Life
  • Living Life with Personal Clarity, Vision, Meaning, and/or Purpose
  • Managing Time and Prioritizing
  • Navigating and Sticking to Wellness Goals
  • Finding and Getting to “Something More for Me”
  • Solving Problems
  • Managing or Creating Change in Life Direction
  • Doing Things Successfully /Focusing on a Specific Goal
“Coaching is partnering with clients in a thought-provoking and creative process that inspires them to maximize their personal and professional potential.”

International Coach Federation, 2009

What kind of people work with Ilene?

Ilene’s clients typically share some similar characteristics. If one or more of these strengths sound like you, but you find yourself getting stuck or not moving forward towards your goals, then coaching may be an excellent fit for you:

  • Willing to Work Hard: I work hard on things and am willing to do what it takes to be successful.
  • Enjoy Learning and Growing: I like to gain new information, and skills. I am willing to consider and try new ideas and implement them in my life.
  • Action-Oriented: I feel good when I get started and I like to take action. A coach can help me figure out what actions I want to take and offer support, feedback, and accountability.
  • Higher Purpose: I strive to live so that my beliefs are in sync with my actions and I have existing or emerging beliefs about the big picture of things.
  • Strive for Excellence: I try to approach life with the intention to do my best and achieve with a high level of success.
  • Resourceful: I seek out the resources I need to get things done.

Life & Work Coaching for Professionals

In addition to many people seeking to make changes in their lives, lots of professionals work with life coaches: physicians, educators, executives, attorneys, engineers, health care professionals. These people are successful in many areas and can include:

  • Professionals seeking more balance between professional and personal goals.
  • Professionals on the brink of change.
  • Leaders ready to advance in career path or take their careers to the next level.

Life and Leadership Coaching Services

Ilene Berns-Zare Coaching - Services - Positive Leadership

Positive Leadership

Ilene Berns-Zare Coaching - Services - Flourishing in Second Half of Life

Flourishing in Second Half of Life

Ilene Berns-Zare Coaching - Services - Meaning & Mindfulness Coaching

Meaning & Mindfulness Coaching

Ilene Berns-Zare Coaching - Services - Flourishing Organizations Offices

Flourishing Organizations/Offices


Free 30-minute Coaching Phone Consultation

60 to 75 minute first Coaching session

Typically one 30 to 60 minute phone call weekly

Training/Speaking for Businesses, Professional Offices, Schools, and Organizations

Ilene can provide trainings, webinars, and in-services for organizations including businesses, offices, schools, parents, public sector agencies, and religious groups on a variety of topics, for example:
Speaking Services - Ilene Berns-Zare at illinois diversity conference 9-2016
  • Happiness: Tips for Flourishing and Fulfillment from the Science of Positive Psychology
  • Strengthening Resilience and Self-Care During Uncertain Times
  • Strengths-Based Solutions for Life, Leadership, and Positive Relationships: Practical Strategies to Jump-Start Your Best Self
  • Practical Mindfulness Strategies for Your Life and Leadership Toolkit
  • Practical Mindfulness Strategies for Your Parenting Toolkit: Helping Kids and Teens Flourish
  • Hitting Your Stride at Midlife and Beyond: Secrets and Tips to Jump-Start Flourishing and Well-Being
  • Wise Aging: Living with Joy, Resilience, & Spirit (based on the book by Rachel Cowan & Linda Thal)
  • Transitions and Retirement: What We Can Learn from Positive Psychology
  • Building Positive Relationships and Communicating Effectively at Work
  • Discover and Lead With Your Strengths
  • Awakening Meaning in Life and Leadership
  • Transitioning Toward Better Work-Life Balance
  • Basic Coaching Strategies to Enhance Your Leadership in Life and Leadership
  • Resilience and Bouncing Back from Life’s Challenges
  • Basic Leadership Skills
  • Navigating the Second Half of Life with Meaning, Resilience, and Wisdom
  • Building Well-Being in Life and Leadership

Contact Ilene Today to Inquire About Coaching


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