“My tagline represents me well: Inspiring Awesomeness! Enabling Results! ” – Doris Orr
Doris Orr, CPA, CA, PCC
Executive and Financial Coaching
Coach Training Program:
Royal Roads University, Graduate Certificate in Executive Coaching
Why you became a coach:
Wanted to leave a lasting legacy, using a combination of my strongest skills, passions and talents.
So combined my 25+ years in the corporate world as a finance executive with my passion for great leadership and formalized my many years of on-the-job staff and executive coaching.
Favourite coaching book:
I’ve got lots but my two absolute favourite coaching books are:
- Executive Coaching with Backbone and Heart by Mary Beth O’Neill
- Quiet Leadership…Help People Think Better – Don’t Tell Them What to Do! By David Rock
Your happy place:
Punctuation mark that best represents your personality and why?
! Exclamation Mark – as I love big, bold, bright, and beautiful, so an exclamation mark is very fitting!
3 words friends would use to describe you:
Inspire your awesomeness!
Advice to a new coach:
Learn how powerful the pregnant pause is in your coaching sessions and that it is one of the best gifts you can give your clients. Especially on the back of a powerful thought-provoking question!
Anything else you want us to know about you:
My tagline represents me well: Inspiring Awesomeness! Enabling Results!