Ongoing Executive Coaching
Building on the momentum moving forward as a new leader


  • " Working with ECI, I was able to better articulate and promote my personal brand and clearly demonstrate my leadership style." -Todd Fritz
    Explore Information Services,
    LLC Business Development Executive

  • " Barb took time to get to know me personally, which helped greatly in her ability to provide meaningful coaching." -Bob Schilmoeller
    Business and Technology Leader

  • " Barb has been excellent to work with. She has so much enthusiasm, and it is contagious. Her positive outlook helped me to remain positive and see the possibilities." -Anne Sweet
    Finance Consultant

  • " Barb has a great appreciation and understanding for the Twin Cities labor market. Her network can make great things happen for her clients." -Buckley Brinkman
    Executive Director/CEO
    Wisconsin Manufacturing Extension Partnership, WMEP

  • " Being part of Barb’s network is like being part of a special club!" -Steve Yockey
    Client Management Executive
    Distribution Alternatives, Inc.
    Lino Lakes, MN

  • " Barb provides an uplifting and endless supply of positive energy that is helpful in re-framing your point of view, and refocusing your efforts to be more strategic." -Kevin Gerdes
    Brigadier General
    Minnesota National Guard

  • "Barb helped me with negotiating skills to realize a higher salary and other benefits for a higher compensation package in my new role." -Greg Keup
    CFO and Treasurer
    APi Group, Inc.

  • "Barb was a tremendous coach in a period of transition. She approached my search with both strategic and tactical insight - supporting and challenging me along the way.” -Kevin Hogan
    Stylmark, Inc.

  • “Barbara achieves success with a warm smile combined with a laser like focus. Having Barbara in your career corner is a big plus!” -Neil Anderson
    The Courage Group, Inc.

  • “Barb’s impeccable character, keen insight, and executive coaching experience enables her to quickly develop a client-focused action plan that generates results.” -George Glaros
    Marketing Ventures, Inc.

  • "Barb truly understands the marketplace and uses that knowledge to help her clients build and manage positive relationships with all career stakeholders." -Thom Telfer
    Chandler Group Executive Search

  • "Barb’s strategic focus, contagious energy, positive attitude and dedication to the success of her clients are innate gifts which empower others to achieve success through her coaching." -Diane Nanstad
    Business Project Manager

  • "When my knees get wobbly, Barb has been there as a true wing woman understanding the uncertainty of it all and courageously asking more of me." -Mark Faris
    Speaker & Author

  • "Barb is very outcomes-based in how she partners with her executive clients and displays great empathy, understanding and commitment to their success." -Susan Fiscus
    Right Management
    Vice President, Strategic Business Development Consultant

  • "Barb provided critical insight to help me succeed in a competitive, selective job market." -Scott A. Bybee
    Sr. Products Launch Program Manager, NetApp
    Boulder, Colorado

Transition and On-Boarding


  • Helping you create a 9-Point Plan to launch your first 100 days.