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Career & Technical Education at Cumberland

Career & Technical Education at Cumberland

Executive Leadership Coaching Certification Program

Inspired Leaders and High-Performance Team

You’re invited to join us this fall in conjunction with Ignite Business Partners for a transformational leadership development program that builds inspired leaders, high performing teams and energized, winning organizational cultures.

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Our executive coach training program transforms attendees to become extraordinary individuals and leaders both personally and professionally. Executives will master their mindset, drive through obstacles holding them back from success, achieve goals, lead with integrity, elevate performance, and transform into being the best version of themselves.

Our program blends leadership, business and coaching competencies into a revolutionary way to help individuals and teams engage, perform and achieve high-level results. Your learning experience will be highly experiential, personally transformational and give you practical strategies and tools to begin using immediately in your organization.

You’ll leave with the skills and tools to transform ​culture, facilitate expansive change, engage and motivate employees, optimize performance and lead their team and organization to new heights.​

Before you are a leader, success is all about growing yourself. When you become a leader, success is all about growing others.” – Jack Welch 

Join us for information sessions over the next month on Tuesday evenings at 6 p.m. and/or Thursday morning at 10 a.m.
Tuesday Evening 6-7 p.m.
Thursday Morning 10-11 a.m.
September 8
September 10
September 15
September 17
September 22
September 24
September 29
October 1
October 6
October 8

The program includes live virtual instruction, exercises, reading, reports, peer coaching, group peer coaching, and mentor coaching. There will also be a written and oral final exam. A certificate will be issued upon completion of all of the program requirements.

4 Live Cohorts – October, November and December - Weekly Evening Classes on Tuesdays through December 8.
  • October 15-17, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • November 5 -7, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • December 3-5, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • December 17-18, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.​
Weekly Evening Classes- Tuesdays 6 – 8 p.m. through December 8

Leaning Concepts:​

The Coaching Leader Mindset
Establishing Agreements and Focus
Leader​​ship Presence
Planning and Goal Setting
Conscious Leadership
Managing Progress and Accountability
Assessments and Performance Styles
Managing Conflict and Difficult Conversations
Metrics and Science of Thought, Attitude and Behavior 
Delegation and Empowering Leadership
Priorities and Workload Management
Breaking Down Barriers to Success
Designing a Coaching Culture
Purpose, Vision and Mission for Teams
Developing a Coaching Style of Leadership
Leading High Impact Teams
Coaching to Drive Sustainable Change
Change Management
​​ Building a Coaching Culture​​
Cultivating Trust and Safety
Perception and Feedback That Sticks
Evoking Awareness
Facilitating Employee Growth
"Leaders become great, not because of their power, but because of their ability to empower others." – John Maxwell​
Dr. Candice Racite  

Jo Colontonio, MBA, PCC, CPC, ELI-MP, CH, CI​

​Jo Colontonio is CEO of Ignite Business Partners a 360-Degree Business Advisory, Consulting, Coaching and Training Company. Jo has always been a trailblazer, who believes in disrupting the status quo to grow high energy organizations with extraordinary people, vibrant cultures, enlightened leadership, and cutting-edge marketing, communication and business strategies that are proven to get big results: more clients, authentic communication, powerful leaders, engaged employees, more sales, and increased profits. She wears many hats…Business Strategist, Problem Solver, Change Agent, Relationship Developer, Leadership Ignitor…but always keeps two on at all times… Rainmaker and Growth Junkie. In addition to 20+ years of experience, Jo holds dual undergraduate degrees in Economics and Business, an MBA in Marketing and post-graduate certifications in Business and Leadership Coaching. She’s an Award-Winning Executive Business Coach, Professional Certified Coach with the International Coach Federation, Founding Member of the International Membership of Advisors, Coaches and Trainers and College Professor.


For more information contact Patricia Moonyham at​​