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Cultivate a New Kind of ROI

You can enjoy the rewards, influence, and impact of your leadership without sacrificing your energy, equanimity and the relationships that matter most.

Lead with purpose
for meaningful results.

Expand your leadership
capacity, influence and impact.

Create clarity out of
chaos and complexity.

Increase your energy,
equanimity and resilience.

Live authentically aligned
with your core values.

Navigating today's complex challenges and the demands of leadership can feel depleting and isolating.

We’ve been conditioned to value productivity over passion, achievement over fulfillment, and associate success with long hours, minimal sleep and unsustainable personal sacrifice. These misguided norms undermine your leadership capacity and lead to less engagement, focus, productivity, joy and connection.

Are you feeling out of sync with an increasing sense of burnout and reactivity?

Are you overwhelmed and frustrated by your attempts to balance work and life?

Do self-limiting beliefs and internal naysayers diminish your willingness to take risks?

Are your relationships, personally and professionally, as strong as they could be?

Coaching for a New Kind of ROI

You don’t have to choose between successful leadership and depletion. Leverage Barbara’s experience and proven coaching methodology.


The Future of Resilient Leadership

Resilient leaders cultivate a new kind of ROl where they reap not only the rewards, influence, and impact of effective leadership but also create a sustainable and fulfilling personal life.

Barbara Waxman MS, MPA, PCC

Barbara Waxman, founder of Odyssey Group Coaching, is passionate about building leaders’ personal and professional skills so they can thrive while increasing their ability to manage complexity and maximize their effectiveness. With more than two decades of experience coaching CEOs, C-suite leaders, and entrepreneurs, Barbara utilizes a holistic approach to help clients lead and communicate authentically, sustain high performance and expand their influence and impact. Her experience as a Gerontologist and coach has culminated in the proprietary transformative coaching model, Entrepreneurship Turned Inward©, and her science-based Five Essential Elements© process. Barbara has worked in the automotive, financial services, health care, nonprofit, and technology sectors, among others.

Barbara serves as an Advisory Council Member for the Stanford Center on Longevity, a faculty member at Chip Conley’s Modern Elder Academy, and an angel investor in the Active Aging and Longevity Fund with Portfolia. She has appeared on CBS This Morning, and has been featured in Marin Magazine, Arianna Huffington’s Thrive Global, and is a frequent podcast guest. Barbara recently authored How to Avoid Burnout, Provide Exceptional Care, and Enhance Work-Life Integration, a chapter in the upcoming book The Successful Health Care Professional’s Guide: Everything You Need to Know But Weren’t Taught in Training​ (Springer Publishing). Barbara is also the author of two books examining aging including, The Middlescence Manifesto: Igniting the Passion of Midlife.
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The Future of Resilient Leadership

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