In Search of Excellence provides services for entrepreneurs and executives who want to achieve excellence in their lives and businesses. Denise Cornfield-Furlong, principal coach and trainer, helps her clients to become more successful and productive by putting their great ideas into action.
Denise has experience working with clients from a variety of industries and sectors. She has worked successfully with leaders from companies ranging from small start-up ventures to established multi-million dollar companies. Her unique approach to coaching fosters clarity and concrete action for clients around planning, communication, corporate culture and strategic initiatives.
After completing her coach training at the prestigious Coach U, Denise is currently working towards a Master of Adult Education at St. Francis Xavier University. Her thesis is examining how coaching facilitates the learning process for small business owners. Denise has also graduated with distinction from the Honours Bachelor of Arts program at Wilfrid Laurier University, studying Psychology and Business.
Denise is a qualified facilitator of the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator® and Personality Dimensions™ and she incorporates this knowledge of personality and temperament into many facets of her work. Her experience includes working in the career development field in a university setting, providing career consulting to clients in transition, and managing a small business with her husband for the last eight years.
Denise primarily coaches clients over the phone but also delivers on-site training programs and workshops. Facilitating the often transformative quality of learning that occurs in the coaching process is her passion and the driving force behind her business.