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Waltham Career Coaches

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  • 5 years in business
  • 52 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Christopher C.
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Deb is an exceptional career coach (and exceptional human being). When I was out of work and professionally disoriented, Deb came to the rescue. By engaging me in thoughtful discussion of my core values, skills and experience, she guided me to reformulate my personal narrative and helped me articulate my professional goals. In supporting me in the development and implementation of customized job-search strategies, I found the confidence and determination to find the job I truly wanted. She was the mirror I needed to discover who I wanted to become. I could not recommend her more highly.

Eagle Elite Tutoring
4.8
from 24 reviews
  • 47 hires on Thumbtack
Jean B.
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Ian did an excellent job! I am mid-life in career and needed someone to update my resume. Ian combined all of my work experience, updated my layout and advised me on what content was important. I was proud of my resume after Ian completed it. Resumes are so important and I couldn't have trusted it with anyone better. Ian offers other services, as well. I will be utilizing every resource that Ian can offer. He's intelligent, strategic and, above all, an honest & interesting guy. Thank you, Ian.

Mind Body Therapy
5.0
from 13 reviews
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Mary Jo L.
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Marlen is an outstanding massage therapist whom I have known for several years. From playing tennis, I had extreme tightness in my hips and IT band and Marlen worked hard to release the tightness in those muscles so I could continue playing. Marlen kept me on the courts! She asks your areas of concern and concentrates on those ~ so many therapists decide what you need without listening to your concerns. I would highly recommend Marlen to anyone who wants improved health and fitness.

  • 10 years in business
  • 12 hires on Thumbtack
Andrew A.
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Diane Lapine is a super career coach. She begins by examining where you are and then begins to create an opportunity for you to reach your goals. I could not have been happier.

  • 8 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Pamela B.
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My name is Pam and I'm a 59 year old woman who is here today because of Christ' hand on my life and the people He has brought into my life. There is no doubt in my mind that the Good Lord brought Cheryl Salto, my Life/Faith Coach, into my life. Our first meeting was over five years ago, and at that time I was very depressed and emotionally beaten down. My life's circumstances and situation left me feeling very much alone and hopeless. Cheryl's skills, insight, compassion, wisdom and most of all her heart saw me through the darkest, loneliest time of my life. Months of learning how to set boundaries, reprogramming my backwards and negative thoughts, building a new chapter in my life, learning God's Word pertaining to me and realizing I needed to take care of myself, was spent with this amazing woman. She was patient, filled with acceptance, listened and validated what I had to say and always made me feel comfortable and loved. Her dedication to reaching others who are hurting, and helping them goes beyond anything I've ever seen. Her empathy is God sent and anyone who is blessed to be a recipient of her gifts is truly blessed beyond measure. I have had two children who have fought depression, anxiety, drug addiction and suicidal issues along with an alcoholic husband of the past 30 years. I have seen over 30 professional psychiatrists, psychologists, doctors and counselors for myself and my family. From my experience, I can honestly tell you, it's like 'finding a needle in a haystack' a professional who genuinely cares and who can help. I exhausted all medical fields from every direction and they did more damage to our family than good. Now, I know there are good doctors, psychologists, psychiatrists and counselors in the field, I am just rendering my opinion of what my experience has been. I was forced by a friend to see Cheryl and very reluctantly went to our first appointment. It was God from the start because I know without a doubt He sent me to Cheryl. She received me with so much acceptance and love that I knew I was on the road to recovery and healing. With God's hand and Cheryl's gifts I learned to love myself again, forgive others, most importantly forgive myself, set boundaries and start living again with joy in my heart. I'm still on the journey but now I have tools that will help see me through whatever life brings. Since I stopped seeing Cheryl my beloved dog passed away, my dad whom I cared for over 6 months passed away, and my husband died unexpectantly in the year 2016. Cheryl stood by me and walked with me through ALL of it. Those who have lost loved ones, know how friends and family become scarce when it comes to death. Not so with Cheryl Salto! She pressed in, met me where I felt the pain, extended tenderness and care so I could survive the pain. When my life and heart were shattered she helped me keep my heart open in the midst of the nightmare and taught me not to lose sight of loving and living again. She was so supportive, always making me feel comfortable and 'normal', no matter what my state of mind was. She stood by me while I acknowledged my own broken heart with a sense of respect and reverence that honored my 'reality'. She was one of the rare ones that allowed me to be seen and heard, always meeting me in my pain, never denying what I was feeling but supporting me, validating my emotions and giving me breathing room to what I found wholly unbearable. Cheryl helped me to be brave. To wake up each day when I really didn't want to. To feel my pain, experience it and acknowledge it. She let me pour my heart out when it was shattered into a million different pieces and I knew it could never be made right again. Cheryl is an amazing life coach because she allowed me to be me, right where I was, in the middle of the pain. She never tried to force any 'stages' or time lines on me. She didn't dismiss me or walk away. I've learned from Cheryl, and my experience, that grief is as individual as love: every life, every path, every experience, is unique. Cheryl helped me get through many dark times in my life. She has amazing gifts of empathy and love for the hurting. She is truly a 'golden nugget' in the sea of pebbles! In many ways she saved my life and put hope back in my heart. My journey is far from over but I will be forever and eternally grateful to this wonderful woman. How do you say 'thank you' to someone who helped you breathe again and give you your life back? I guess you could say I found 'the needle in the haystack'!!! Thank you Lord for bringing this woman, Cherly Salto, into my life. To You God, be the glory and honor! Amen

  • 37 years in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Jared T.
Verified review

Rob's energy and passion for what he does are clear right away. He always has a positive outlook and will help you find the silver lining in every situation. When I first spoke with him, I was having some trouble being underappreciated at work. Rob offered sound advice and was always there for me when I needed him. Highly recommend Rob as a life and business coach, motivational speaker and all of the above!

  • 15 hires on Thumbtack
Steve S.
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Jim knows this profession. He coaches his daughter's lacrosse, HS football and plays sports including softball & golf. He's worked to ready me for ski season and now softball & golf. He keeps me focused & is easy to engage.

TriWellness
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 16 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Kathy P.
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I had interviewed two other fitness coaches before Gena and what I loved about Gena from the start was her willingness to listen and customize a plan based on my personal needs, circumstances and abilities. She coaches, encourages, checks in and keeps the experience positive providing the little extra push needed to stay focused on fitness goals that can easily be compromised with a busy to-do list.

Nicholas Galvan
4.3
from 6 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Vanessa P.
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I worked closely with Nicholas for life coaching for over a year now and I couldn't be happier. He is a phenomenal speaker and wonderful mentor who has an innate ability to track your negative thoughts and emotions and turn your mental state around to a more positive one. Because of him, I am now pursuing full recovery with my eating disorder, have now fully embraced my hearing disability, and am now helping other women learn to love themselves and recognize their worth. I also recently hired Nicholas as my personal service dog trainer (talk about a multi-faceted individual!), and he has quickly established a wonderful, respectable, and loving relationship with my dog. Nicholas exhibits patience, professionalism, and quality in his work. Don't miss out on working with this amazing individual!

  • 11 years in business
  • 10 hires on Thumbtack
Bonnie W.
Verified review

Marc has been wonderful for my teen son! Glad he enjoys going to meet and seems to be a more positive impact than dwelling on negativity in a therapist office.

  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Penny F.
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I have been an acupuncture patient of Marisa's for many years, so I knew she was studying to become a Life Coach. I had been to a Life Coach years before and didn't really get anything out of it, just lots of money wasted. Marisa gave me a free "practice" session (as she put it) and - wow! It was only about 10 minutes into the session when she pinpointed the areas I needed to focus on and then came up with ideas on how to handle them - all in a half hour! She knows her stuff and can accomplish in a short time what it would take others weeks to do! Give her a try, its worth it!

Treehouse Athletics
5.0
from 3 reviews
    Amy B.
    Verified review

    Great coach! Amanda is very patient with me, I've had a few injury set backs and shes worked with me and modified the workout so I could do them. Shes very knowledgeable and corrects me anytime my form is bad. Would recommend her all day long!

    The Potential-U
    5.0
    from 3 reviews
    • 1 year in business
    Becky B.
    Verified review

    Matt is a kind, caring, and incredibly knowledgeable coach! He uses his experience and expertise to help guide you to on your journey to becoming your best self.

    7 On Centre
    5.0
    from 3 reviews
    • 6 years in business
    • 2 hires on Thumbtack
    Corinne C.
    Verified review

    Beth is an extremely intuitive coach. She simply feels into my energy and knows what’s going on for me before I even know myself. I’ve seen her use this technique effectively with other people. Week after week, Beth helped me see things about myself and my work that were changing, evolving and improving. These were all things I hadn’t seen for myself, but they became apparent to me once she pointed them out. Beth is kind, caring and compassionate and at the same time, extremely empowering. She’ll get you jump started when you need that and will remind you to be kind to yourself and take a break when necessary. I highly recommend Beth as a coach. Corinne C, Revere, MA

    Great Place to Learn
    5.0
    from 1 review
    • 28 years in business
    • 5 hires on Thumbtack
    Anne F.
    Verified review

    My daughter was taking advanced calculus and suffered an injury during a sporting event. During her recovery she missed a lot of school but with help from A Great Place to Learn was able to stay current with her assignments. Flexible scheduling, priced right, very professional. Thank you for helping our family. Anne M.

    Kathy Black
    5.0
    from 1 review
      Amy H.
      Verified review

      Kathy is an inspiring coach and program facilitator. I have always felt free to be myself as she encourages me to grow and expand my awareness. She has supported me through many personal and spiritual steps.

      Purple Tail Farm, LLC
      5.0
      from 1 review
      • 7 years in business
      • 2 hires on Thumbtack
      About

      I tailor lessons and coaching to individual needs so that your time with me is productive and fun.

      About

      I am a registered nurse and healthcare life coach. I practiced as a nurse for over 30 years, recently focusing on nutrition and lifestyle as contributing factors in obesity, high blood pressure and diabetes. Together with your medical healthcare team, I can spark your motivation in reaching your wellness goals.

      About

      As an integrative psychotherapist and life coach, my goal is to create the safest environment for you to share your challenges. Together, we will work to uncover your greatest strengths and reveal important insights about your life so you can learn to accept parts of yourself that have been hidden and consciously change the parts of self that are no longer working for you. Expect your relationships, career and confidence to improve as you get to know yourself in a more intimate and loving way. Let us begin your journey in self-acceptance and self-love today. Get ready to step into the life you have always dreamed of!

      • 1 year in business
      About

      Certified Wellness Coach, offering in person, telephone and Skype sessions. Certified Angel Card readings.

      About

      I work with a wide variety of couples and individuals desiring healthier relationships or wanting to address other personal challenges. I coach both online and in-person.

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